Penguins captain Crosby named MVP

Jun 25, 2014

Penguins captain Crosby named MVP

Seven years after Sidney Crosby won his first Hart Trophy, the Pittsburgh captain has been recognized as the NHL’s best once again. Crosby won the NHL’s most valuable player award for the second time Tuesday night at the league’s postseason awards ceremony in Las ...

Crosby leads Penguins to win over Blackhawks

Mar 31, 2014

Crosby leads Penguins to win over Blackhawks

The reeling Chicago Blackhawks took another hard hit. The Pittsburgh Penguins appear to be coming together at just the right time. Sidney Crosby scored two goals in the final five minutes, helping the Penguins to a 4-1 victory over the injury-riddled Blackhawks on Sunday ...

Canada closes Sochi Olympics with hockey gold

Feb 24, 2014

Canada closes Sochi Olympics with hockey gold

Sidney Crosby skated in alone on Henrik Lundqvist, faking Sweden’s goalie to the ice with a textbook-quality deke and sliding a perfect backhand into the net. Canada did everything by the book at the Sochi Olympics, winning all six games with a ferocious commitment ...

Slow start doesn't faze Canada's Crosby

Feb 18, 2014

Slow start doesn't faze Canada's Crosby

Reigning gold medal champion Canada said it is not concerned about Sidney Crosby’s lack of scoring punch so far in the Olympic Games. Coach Mike Babcock defended his star player, saying scoring is not the measuring stick he uses to gauge success in a ...

Crosby dominates Miller in Penguins' win over Sabres

Feb 6, 2014

Crosby dominates Miller in Penguins' win over Sabres

Sidney Crosby still has Ryan Miller’s number after scoring a highlight-reel go-ahead goal in Pittsburgh’s 5-1 victory over the Buffalo Sabres on Wednesday night. That’s fine with Penguins coach Dan Bylsma, so long as that trend doesn’t continue once the Winter Games open next ...

Crosby maintains scoring prowess for Penguins in victory over Flames

Dec 22, 2013

Crosby maintains scoring prowess for Penguins in victory over Flames

The injury-ravaged Pittsburgh Penguins keep winning. Sidney Crosby scored his 20th goal of the season Saturday, helping the Penguins win their season-high seventh straight game, 4-3 over the Calgary Flames. “Winning always makes things better,” Crosby said. “There’s no secret there. It doesn’t matter ...

Crosby brilliance finishes Islanders

Dec 4, 2013

Crosby brilliance finishes Islanders

Sidney Crosby went through a cluster of New York Islanders like they weren’t even there. With the puck on his stick in overtime, all he saw was the net. And then he hit it. Crosby, who scored the tying goal in the third period, ...

Crosby tops Ovechkin in Pens victory

Nov 21, 2013

Crosby tops Ovechkin in Pens victory

Even Sidney Crosby acknowledged his goal — and the lickety-split series of passes that led up to it — was “fun” and “one of the nicer ones.” Crosby delivered that highlight-reel goal and an assist to get the better of a quiet Alex Ovechkin ...