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MUMPS IN THE ROOM: Who is to blame?

By:  Ken Will (@PensNation_K) With the mumps sweeping across the dressing room of the Pittsburgh Penguins, it’s fair that we’re all asking questions about the team’s medical staff and their policies for dealing with the virus: Why weren’t the Penguins more proactive when they knew this is an issue in the National Hockey League? I’ve seen this one a lot. It is certainly...
Via The PensNation
4 days ago  |  Discuss

NHL Mumps Outbreak Continues With Crosby, Brassard

The mumps outbreak that has been spreading throughout the NHL so far this season has continued, and has hit the league’s best player. Sidney Crosby of the Pittsburgh Penguins has been officially diagnosed with the mumps, and will continue to be held out of all team activities, until the illness is deemed to not be contagious. So far, the illness has predominantly spread throughout...
Via The Sideline
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Sidney Crosby actually does have the mumps

When Sidney Crosby was recently interviewed by the media, no one could take their eyes off the right side of his face. Crosby’s puffy cheek seemed to be a pretty clear indicator that he had the mumps, but the team was cautious in saying why they were resting the star forward this weekend. The Penguins initially claimed there was no indication that Crosby had mumps. A statement...
Via Puck Drunk Love
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Penguins Announce Sidney Crosby Has Mumps, Will Continue To Be Monitored Daily

Sidney Crosby is the latest NHL player to be diagnosed with the mumps. TSN’s Bob McKenzie first reported Crosby’s diagnosis Sunday morning. The team confirmed the news in a news release shortly thereafter. Crosby will be monitored daily, and specialists indicated he should be through the infectious period by Monday, the team said in the statement. He’ll...
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Sidney Crosby Diagnosed with Mumps

A press conference was held at 11:30AM to discuss Sidney Crosby at Consol Energy Center at 11:30AM this morning held by General Manager Jim Rutherford and team physician Dharmesh Vyas. We have finally received confirmation that Crosby has been diagnosed with the Mumps.  As reported on Friday, Sidney Crosby was seen after practice with swelling on one side of his face. He will...
Via The PensNation
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Sidney Crosby Being Tested For Mumps, Will Sit Out Two Games As Precaution

PITTSBURGH — Pittsburgh Penguins center Sidney Crosby will sit out the next two games as a precaution, though general manager Jim Rutherford says it does not appear the star is dealing with the mumps. Crosby will not play Friday night against the Calgary Flames or Saturday at the Columbus Blue Jackets. The two-time NHL MVP participated in Friday morning’s...
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Penquins deny Sidney Crosby has mumps, but face tells a different story (PHOTO)

Although Pittsburgh Penguins center Sidney Crosby will sit out the next two games as a precaution, the Pittsburgh Penguins refuse to say whether or not their star has the mumps. General manager Jim Rutherford says it does not appear the star is dealing with the mumps even if his visibly puffy right cheek says differently. Medical specialists did recommend that Crosby not play...
Via The Other Paper
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Sidney Crosby undergoing tests for the mumps

A serious mumps outbreak has affected several players on various teams across the NHL this season. Sidney Crosby claims he is not one of them. Yet, for some reason, the entire right side of Crosby’s face is swollen. We’re not calling him a liar, but go ahead and google “mumps” and see what you find....Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Sidney Crosby’s face is terrifying

No clue what happened. Don’t even want to know.
Via The Pensblog
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Sidney Crosby is No Longer the Best Player in the World

Here we go. Another article trying to put down Sidney Crosby, right.? Well not so fast. I like Sidney Crosby. He’s my favorite player. I have long believed that he is the best player in hockey. The way he consistency puts up points in unheard of. The way he separates himself from the pack is […] The post Sidney Crosby is No Longer the Best Player in the World appeared first on Two Pad Stack.
Via Two Pad Stack
12 days ago  |  Discuss

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