Sidney Crosby redirected Kris Letang's shot past Philadelphia's Brian Elliott 1:48 into overtime as the Pittsburgh Penguins rallied for a 5-4 victory over the Flyers on Monday night. The Penguins lost goaltender Matt Murray to a leg injury in the second period and trailed by two entering the third before storming back against the reeling […]
Sidney Crosby remains on a different level. The Pittsburgh Penguins superstar center displayed a crazy amount of wherewithal in order to score a game-tying goal late in the third period against the New York Rangers, and from behind the goal line no less. Let’s take a quick look. With Matt Murray on the bench in […]
Braden Holtby took a hit from Sidney Crosby in the first period of Wednesday's game between the Caps and Pittsburgh Penguins that sent the netminder to the ice. "It's a penalty," Holtby told reporters after the game. In this case, however, they let it go and it was a costly call as the Penguins were […]
Sidney Crosby’s sister, Taylor, includes a subtle shot at her superstar brother with her athlete page at St. Cloud State. Taylor Crosby must be asked about big brother a lot, given that Sidney is a three-time Stanley Cup champion with the Pittsburgh Penguins and, in the eyes of many, still the greatest hockey player on the planet. […]
Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby throws out a ceremonial first pitch, as his teammates record the occasion, before a baseball game between the Pittsburgh Pirates and the Colorado Rockies in Pittsburgh, Tuesday, June 13, 2017. The Penguins were on hand to celebrate their Stanley Cup win over the Nashville Predators. The Chronicles of Stanley is […]
Mario Lemieux jumping into Sidney Crosby's pool fully clothed. Let the summer of Stanley Cup celebrations begin. pic.twitter.com/0sZondids8 — Michael (@M_Shel6) June 13, 2017 Mario Lemieux took a few dives during his NHL career, but none of those compared to the flop he took Monday at Sidney Crosby's house. Super Mario was in fine form […]
The Penguins shut out the Nashville Predators 2-0, becoming the first team in almost two decades to repeat as back-back NHL champions. "Our goal is to win every year," Crosby told reporters after the game.
After finally emerging from the specter of a 2004-05 season lost to a prolonged work stoppage, the NHL launched a pivotal ad campaign in 2008 built around a group of star players it hoped could lead the sport into an exciting new era. The campaign featured Patrick Kane, Henrik Lundqvist and Dion Phaneuf, but is […]
Crosby has been better before. The goal that delivered the Pittsburgh Penguins to this Stanley Cup Final is the same goal they’ve scored a zillion times since 2005. Sidney Crosby went after the puck in the corner.
Craig Custance ESPN Senior Writer Close Senior NHL writer for ESPN The Magazine Wrote for Atlanta Journal-Constitution Wrote for The Sporting News Follow on Twitter PITTSBURGH — Even with all the stars and likely future Hall of Famers on the Pittsburgh Penguins' roster, rookie forward Jake Guentzel might embody this year's team more than any […]
Former NHL forward Keith Primeau has a good idea what injured Pittsburgh Penguins superstar Sidney Crosby is going through. The effects of at least four concussions forced Primeau to retire in 2006 after trying for over a year to get back in the Philadelphia Flyers lineup. ''If I knew then what I know now, the […]
Sidney Crosby is doing it all for the Pittsburgh Penguins. In helping his team win Game 2 of a series against the Washington Capitals, the captain recorded a pair of assists, one of which was sparked by a key blocked shot that led directly to what would stand as the decisive strike. Here’s how it […]