Sidney Crosby RUMORS & NEWS

  • Let’s pray for Sidney Crosby’s health after this vicious infraction

    Larry Brown Sports "If you are at all religious, please be sure to say a prayer for Sidney Crosby’s health and well being. The Pittsburgh Penguins captain was absolutely brutalized by a high-stick from Patrice Bergeron after losing a faceoff following a goal on Saturday. Take a look at..." April 05

  • Brandon Dubinsky says he'd take Alex Ovechkin over Sidney Crosby: 'F--- Sid

    The Score "Brandon Dubinsky is not ready to let bygones be bygones regarding his ongoing feud with Sidney Crosby. The longtime NHL center - who's still under contract with the Columbus Blue Jackets but has been on long-term injured reserve and hasn't played since..." April 02

  • The Mugging of Sidney Crosby Cannot Continue

    Pittsburgh Hockey Now "If there was a signature moment of the Pittsburgh Penguins need for more hard, physical play within their lineup, the first period against the Buffalo Sabres provided the posterization. Buffalo defenseman Rasmus Ristolainen planted Sidney Crosby, and it did alter the course of the game, even as..." March 26

  • Sidney Crosby reaches 1,300 point milestone with 3 assists vs Buffalo

    PensBurgh "As is often written here, but never gets old — one of the coolest things about this stage of the careers of Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin is while they might not be at their peaks and competing for scoring titles and league MVPs anymore, they’re still crossing so many impressive..." March 26

  • Sidney Crosby calls for clarity from officials after Brandon Tanev's ejection vs. Bruins

    TribLIVE "Having missed the better part of two seasons during the prime years of his career about a decade ago due to chronic concussion woes, Sidney Crosby has no problem with safety. Of the 896 players who have suited up for at least one NHL game this season, there probably isn’t a..." March 17

  • Penguins activate Sidney Crosby off COVID-19 list

    The Score "The Pittsburgh Penguins activated captain Sidney Crosby from the COVID-19 list, the club announced Thursday. Crosby was placed in the protocol Tuesday and subsequently missed that night's 5-2 victory over the Philadelphia Flyers. " March 04

  • Sidney Crosby remains out for Penguins because of COVID-19 protocol

    NHL.com "Sidney Crosby did not practice for the Pittsburgh Penguins on Wednesday, one day after he was placed in NHL COVID-19 protocol and missed a 5-2 win against the Philadelphia Flyers. "It was a challenge," Pittsburgh coach Mike Sullivan said Tuesday. "Obviously, those..." March 03

  • Sidney Crosby (COVID Protocol) out vs. Flyers

    TSN "The Pittsburgh Penguins will be without Sidney Crosby for Tuesday's game against the Philadelphia Flyers due to the centre entering the NHL's COVID protocol. " March 02

  • How Sidney Crosby's career stacks up to the greats after 1,000 games

    The Score "Can we still call him "Sid the Kid?" After 1,000 career games, the moniker can be contributed to Sidney Crosby's evergreen love for the game and his elite ability at 33 years of age. Hockey fans everywhere still hold on to parts of that rosy-cheeked wunderkind from Cole..." February 21

  • Crosby's 1,000th game a moment to celebrate, and contemplate his next act

    Sportsnet "Who said it first, whether it’s been massaged from its original form and who might have shaped it along the way are all a mystery to me. All I know is, the first time I heard somebody say Sidney Crosby was the best fourth-liner in hockey, I thought Yogi Berra himself..." February 20

  • Penguins' Sidney Crosby on Trade Rumors: I Want to Finish My Career Here

    Bleacher Report "Pittsburgh Penguins superstar Sidney Crosby said Friday he has no interest in being moved after speculation about his future arose ahead of the April 12 NHL trade deadline. "I love playing here," Crosby told reporters. "This is where..." February 19

  • Connor McDavid scores 500th NHL point with assist for Oilers, equals Sidney Crosby

    NHL.com "Connor McDavid scored his 500th NHL point with an assist for the Edmonton Oilers against the Winnipeg Jets on Wednesday. "It's a little milestone, I guess, a little thing along the way here which is nice," McDavid said after he had two assists in a 3-2 win at Rogers..." February 18

  • 5 Landing Spots for Pittsburgh Penguins Captain Sidney Crosby

    Bleacher Report "The Pittsburgh Penguins' recent hiring of Ron Hextall as their general manager and Brian Burke as president of hockey operations had NHL pundits pondering what changes lay in store for the roster. TSN's Darren Dreger went as far as raising the possibility of..." February 17

  • Oilers' Connor McDavid forever linked to Sidney Crosby as 500th career point approaches

    Sportsnet "Connor McDavid would have done this long ago — last season, likely — had he not missed nearly half his rookie season with a broken collarbone. Truly, there is only one surprising detail about McDavid scoring his 500th NHL point, very likely on Wednesday night versus..." February 16

  • Penguins' Sidney Crosby to the Colorado Avalanche? Darren Dreger says “It makes a lot of sense to me”

    Colorado Hockey Now "First off, I wouldn’t do it. I wouldn’t trade prospects like Alex Newhook or Bo Byram. I especially wouldn’t trade either one along with two or three first-round picks and maybe another roster player or two for Sidney Crosby. Why am I bringing up even the possibility of a..." February 11

  • Is Sidney Crosby-Alex Ovechkin the NHL's best superstar rivalry ever?

    The Score "Brent Johnson wasn't the first, best, winningest, or most recognizable mutual teammate of Alex Ovechkin and Sidney Crosby. The retired NHL goalie was never the primary starter for Ovechkin's Washington Capitals or Crosby's Pittsburgh Penguins, and he didn't backstop either..." January 16

  • Sidney Crosby says Penguins will be 'highly motivated' to excel this season

    NHL.com "Sidney Crosby said he doesn't expect the new-look Pittsburgh Penguins to lack motivation. "For guys that played last year, obviously not happy with the way things finished," the Penguins center said following the first practice of training camp Monday. "I think..." January 05

  • Can Sidney Crosby, Evgeni Malkin still be top-10 scorers this season (and beyond)?

    PensBurgh "As long as the Pittsburgh Penguins have Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin on their roster you know they are going to construct the roster around them with the goal of winning the Stanley Cup. That is why they are so willing to trade first-round draft picks, why they are so willing..." December 02

  • Sidney Crosby, Penguins honor fan battling cancer with surprise messages, jersey

    NHL.com "The Pittsburgh Penguins helped celebrate Hockey Fights Cancer month by giving one brave fan her own special day with a big surprise from captain Sidney Crosby. The Penguins brought Katie Dudas to PPG Paints Arena for what she thought was a day for many fans battling cancer and..." November 13

  • Kasperi Kapanen will skate with Sidney Crosby, Jake Guentzel to start season for Penguins

    NHL.com "Kasperi Kapanen will start this season for the Pittsburgh Penguins on the first line with Sidney Crosby and Jake Guentzel, coach Mike Sullivan said Monday. "We think he brings that speed dimension that I think is complementary to Sid and Jake's game,"..." November 12