Post Tagged with: "Sidney Crosby"

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 · 4 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 […]

Putting Brazil and the World Cup on Ice

Putting Brazil and the World Cup on Ice

Today is a big day for soccer fans all around the world. Today is the beginning of the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil. While the NHL season is about […]

by · June 12, 2014 · 0 comments · Humor
Oh if only Carey Price had played.... (Eric Bolte-USA TODAY Sports)

Hockey News: Carey Price Injury; New Canucks GM

Do the Canadiens have a chance to win the series against the Rangers without Carey Price? Short answer, no. [Grantland] Did Chris Kreider run Price on purpose? We’ll probably never […]

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2014 THW Year-End Awards

Welcome to the third installment of the annual Year-End Awards here at The Hockey Writers. At the conclusion of every season, we ask all active writers to submit their picks […]

by · May 19, 2014 · 0 comments · News/Commentary
Ray Shero won the 2013 General Manager of the Year Award. (Charles LeClaire-US PRESSWIRE)

Hockey News: Ray Shero Fired; Milan Lucic Controversy

So what did Milan Lucic really say to Dale Weise in the handshake line? [Huffington Post] Don Cherry thinks handshake gate is being exaggerated. What a shocker. [CBC] Not sure […]

The Devils and Kings shaking hands after the 2012 Stanley Cup Final (BridgetDS/Flickr)

Disrespect the Handshake Line? Disrespect the Game

What should have been a memorable moment in NHL history quickly turned into a disgusting act on the center stage of the hockey world. After what seemed like the entire […]

by · May 16, 2014 · 13 comments · News/Commentary
Looking Back, Penguins Never Really Got it Right

Looking Back, Penguins Never Really Got it Right

So this is it. This was the last hurrah. The last charge of Dan Bylsma and his slightly-less-than-uber-talented Penguins. It ended in the same fashion that the previous four postseasons […]

by · May 16, 2014 · 1 comment · Pittsburgh Penguins
The Plight of a Pittsburgh Penguins Fan

The Plight of a Pittsburgh Penguins Fan

For the fifth straight year, there won’t be a Stanley Cup parade in Pittsburgh. But let’s be real here: Considering the Championship droughts that some teams face, the fact that […]

Sidney Crosby should seek a sports psychologist. (Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr)

Questioning Captain Crosby Leadership

The last 48 hours have me questioning Sidney Crosby and his leadership skills as captain of the Pittsburgh Penguins. Why? Well, as the captain said yeaterday: “There’s a lot of questions and a lot […]

by · May 15, 2014 · 7 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins