Tag: Sidney Crosby

Sidney Crosby’s goal scoring drought reaches 13: Reason to worry?

Sidney Crosby

Despite arguably his best game of these 2014 playoffs last night, the monkey remains glued to Sidney Crosby’s back. Zero goals in his last 13 playoff games (dating back to last season). It was almost shook off multiple times throughout…

Penguins vs Rangers: 2014 Stanley Cup playoffs second-round preview and prediction

Both teams won twice in the season-series between the Pittsburgh Penguins and New York Rangers. And the Rangers, Penguins both, have escaped the first-round victorious for two straight seasons. It’s actually been three straight for the Rangers. Both clubs have…

Penguins must ask difficult questions if they lose early or embarrassingly

If results define a team’s success, expectations are what makes those results measurable. The Pittsburgh Penguins are a franchise rich in top-end talent, thus, comes great expectations to win the Stanley Cup every single year. In 2008 and 2009, a…

Pittsburgh Penguins vs Columbus Blue Jackets: Stanley Cup 2014 first-round preview

Sidney Crosby, Penguins

The Pittsburgh Penguins are five years removed from winning the Stanley Cup with Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin as young superstars leading the charge. The future looked so promising then, like by now they’d have won a couple more championships.…

Olympic Hockey: Don’t worry about Sidney Crosby

Sidney Crosby, Team Canada's roster.

Despite Team Canada’s best Olympic preliminary round showing with NHL players, some have decided to question the defending gold medalist Canadians after three preliminary round games in Sochi. Canada went 3-0 in round-robin play, defeating its opponents by a combined…

Team Canada’s 5 most concerning questions after 2 games in Sochi

Roberto Luongo, Team Canada.

With two games in the history books, Team Canada has yet to be tested in Sochi. Today, defending bronze medalling Finland is on the docket in what will be Canada’s one and only real challenge before the elimination games begin…

Team Canada takes the ice for first practice in Sochi

Sidney Crosby, Team Canada's roster.

Today, the highly anticipated Canadian Olympic national team took to Russian ice for its first practice, after arriving in Sochi less than 24-hours prior. Quick news and notes: Jeff Carter will replace the injured Steven Stamkos on Canada’s top line…

Crosby and Stamkos to lead Team Canada’s offence in Sochi

Sidney Crosby, Penguins

In our celebrity obsessed society, it is always interesting when one icon reveals his/her thoughts about another. In Canada, there are few hockey players more popular than Sidney Crosby of the Pittsburgh Penguins and Steven Stamkos of the Tampa Bay…