Post Tagged with: "Sidney Crosby"

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Hockey News: Bertuzzi/Moore Trial; Captain Karlsson

Sidney Crosby says his wrist is healing and he will be good to go come training camp. [CBC] Josh Ho-Sang is not pleased about his Team Canada snub. Thank goodness […]

by · August 19, 2014 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
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Can You Win a Cup Without Tanking?

In today’s salary cap NHL, it is becoming increasingly difficult to build a Stanley Cup contending team through trades and free agency. Big market teams can no longer out-muscle smaller […]

by · August 11, 2014 · 0 comments · News/Commentary
Toews-Kane Aren’t NHL’s Most Dynamic Duo

Toews-Kane Aren’t NHL’s Most Dynamic Duo

#170888355 / gettyimages.com After Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane inked matching $84 million dollar extensions last month, some pundits seemed ready to anoint them as the NHL’s top forward pairing: […]

by · August 10, 2014 · 0 comments · Advanced Stats, News/Commentary
Phil Kessel hasn't been immune to the negativity surrounding the Toronto Maple Leafs (Tom Turk/The Hockey Writers)

How To Be a Better Hockey Fan in 17 Easy Steps

At the risk of coming off as a pretentious snob, I thought I’d offer up this guide to being a great hockey fan.  This is not just for casual fans […]

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Hockey News: Tyler Dellow to the Oilers; Ekblad Concussion

Sidney Crosby celebrated his 27th birthday by dumping ice water on himself. For charity. [CBS Sports] The Penguins re-signed center Brandon Sutter to a reasonable contract. [The Province] Alex Burrows […]

by · August 8, 2014 · 1 comment · Elsewhere on the Web
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Are Sidney Crosby and the Penguins Still Elite?

It has been an off season full of change that captain Sidney Crosby has watched from afar for the Pittsburgh Penguins organization. Newly minted general manager Jim Rutherford moved on […]

by · August 8, 2014 · 0 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins
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Hockey News: Dubinsky Contract Extension; Surgery for Crosby?

The Chicago Blackhawks have re-signed their cornerstone players to very rich contracts. [The Hockey News] Will there be any space for Patrick Sharp to stay in Chicago? [Blackhawk Up] Johnny […]

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Sidney Crosby Should Seek Sports Psychologist

Sidney Crosby should seek a sports psychologist to end his subpar playoff performances of the past few years. He’s scored one goal in his last 18 post-season games. The playoffs are about production […]

by · June 30, 2014 · 11 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins
What If Crosby Pulled a LeBron?

What If Crosby Pulled a LeBron?

Sidney Crosby and LeBron James are seen as the best players in the world at their respective sports. Sure, you may hear the odd person that tries to claim Durant […]

by · June 25, 2014 · 3 comments · News/Commentary
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Hockey News: Pens Hire New Coach; Lightning Sign Callahan

Sidney Crosby is your 2014 Hart Trophy winner. But he wants more. [Post Gazette] Number 87 also gave a solid interview on the mess that is his team. [ESPN] But […]

Valeri Nichushkin has been compared to Rangers forward Rick Nash. (Eric Hartline-USA TODAY Sports)

The 5 Biggest Choke Jobs of the NHL Playoffs

With last night’s Game 5 victory over the New York Rangers, the LA Kings were crowned champions of the 2013-14 NHL playoffs. After their most recent triumph, the Kings have […]

by · June 16, 2014 · 4 comments · News/Commentary
Tarasenko was the Blues' best offensive player in the playoffs (Scott Rovak-USA TODAY Sports)

All Time Top 5 St. Louis Blues NHL Drafts

The St. Louis Blues have a rich draft history that dates back to their first true NHL draft in 1968. Since then a lot has changed with the team, the league, and […]