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Sidney Crosby | Center | #87

Team: Pittsburgh Penguins
Age / DOB:  (30) / 8/7/1987
Ht / Wt:  5'11' / 200
Drafted: 2005 / Rd. 1 (1) / PIT
Contract: view contract details

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Sidney Crosby had a pair of assists Sunday.
The superstar has 23 goals and 76 points in 70 games this season. His goals total is down from last season when he led the NHL with 44, but his 53 assists is already eight better than last year's 45. He is a stud. Mar 12 - 9:09 AM

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Sidney Crosby scored his 23rd of the season, added three shots on goal, one hit, and an even plus minus rating in 20:47 of ice-time in a 5-2 loss to the Toronto Maple Leafs on Saturday night.

Coming off a three-assist night earlier this week, Crosby scored his 23rd of the season against Toronto. However, it came in a losing effort for the Pens. The only other Penguins' goal scorer was Patric Hornqvist. Crosby now has 23 goals and 74 points in 69 games this season.
Mar 10 - 10:46 PM

Sidney Crosby found the back of the net in Tuesday's 3-2 loss to the New Jersey Devils.

Crosby opened the scoring at the 8:17 mark of the first period, when he went to the front of the net before beating Keith Kinkaid. He also helped create a turnover in the offensive zone, which led to Matt Hunwick's game-tying goal in the second frame, but he didn't collect an assist on that one. The Pens captain finished the game with a plus-1 rating, seven shots on goal and two hits in 21:09 of ice time. He has 21 goals and 69 points in 64 games this season. The 30-year-old is riding a three-game point streak.
Feb 27 - 10:04 PM

Sidney Crosby registered an assist in the Penguins' 3-1 win over Los Angeles on Thursday.

Crosby is on a three-game point streak and has recorded at least a point in four of his last five contests. He's up to 19 goals and 66 points in 59 contests in 2017-18.
Feb 16 - 10:58 AM

Sidney Crosby surpassed 400 career goals on Sunday afternoon in a 4-1 win over St. Louis.

Crosby scored twice in the match to give him 19 markers on the year and 401 in his career. He became the 95th player in NHL history to reach the milestone and 37th to do so in 839 games or fewer.
Feb 11 - 4:07 PM

Sidney Crosby remains one goal short of 400 career goals as he has not scored in his last 10 games.

Crosby has plenty of assists over the 10 game period, 13 to be exact, but remains snake-bitten as far as putting the puck in the back of the net is concerned. Crosby has only 17 goals this season in 56 games after leading the NHL last season with 44. Fortunately he has 43 assists already and has 60 points in 56 games.
Feb 11 - 9:09 AM

Sidney Crosby registered two assists in the Penguins' 5-4 win over Vegas on Tuesday.

Crosby's 11-game point streak came to an end on Saturday, but he bounced right back. Those two points on Tuesday also pushed him to the 60-point milestone this season. At this rate he should be able to surpass the 80-point mark for a fifth straight campaign.
Feb 7 - 6:16 AM

Sidney Crosby was held pointless on Saturday for the first time in 12 games.

Crosby did not have a good night as he was a minus-three in a 3-1 loss to New Jersey. Crosby has 57 points in 54 games and remains a goal shy of 400 in his NHL career. He is a must-start, obviously.
Feb 4 - 9:31 AM

Sidney Crosby's point streak has reached 10 games.

Crosby recorded an assist in a 5-2 win against San Jose Tuesday night. That gives him 17 goals and 56 points in 52 contests. He also remains just one goal away from the 400th of his career.
Jan 31 - 6:15 AM

Sidney Crosby notched one goal and one assist for Team Metropolitan in a 7-4 loss to Team Atlantic in the seminal round of the 2018 NHL All-Star tournament.

Crosby was paired with Alex Ovechkin, who also had a goal and a helper in the match, during the 3-on-3 format. Claude Giroux and Kris Letang had the other markers in the contest. Josh Bailey, John Tavares and Zach Werenski got on the scoresheet with an assist each. In goal, Henrik Lundqvist stopped five of seven shots and Braden Holtby allowed five goals on 10 shots.
Jan 28 - 5:52 PM

Sidney Crosby picked up three assists in a 6-3 win over the Minnesota Wild.

The three points bring Crosby's franchise total up to 1082, surpassing Jaromir Jagr (1080) for second most in franchise history and leaving him solely behind Mario Lemieux (1723) for the franchise lead. Crosby has picked up 19 points over his last nine games, bringing his total to 55 in 51 games this season and is now eight points away from Nikita Kucherov for the NHL lead.
Jan 25 - 10:02 PM

Sidney Crosby registered an assist in the Penguins' 3-1 win against Carolina.

That pushed Crosby's point streak to eight games. He has 17 goals and 52 points in 50 contests this season.
Jan 24 - 11:01 AM

With the secondary assist on Conor Sheary's goal Saturday night, Sidney Crosby extended his points streak to seven games.

It's a season-high for Crosby, who has struggled at times this campaign. That said, a struggling Sid is still better than 99 percent of players in the NHL. He now has 51 points in 49 games, good for 12th in the NHL scoring race.
Jan 21 - 12:56 PM

Sidney Crosby reached the 50-point milestone on Thursday.

Crosby got there by registering an assist in his 48th game of the campaign. This is the 12th time in his career that he's reached the 50-point milestone. The only time he fell short of that mark was in 2011-12 when he was limited to just 22 games.
Jan 19 - 9:53 AM

Sidney Crosby registered two assists in the Penguins' 5-3 defeat to Anaheim on Wednesday.

Crosby is on an incredible five-game multi-point streak. That run has pushed him to a total of 17 goals and 49 points in 47 contests this season. He's tied with Alex Ovechkin for 12th place in the NHL scoring race.
Jan 18 - 10:36 AM

Depth Charts

All Positions
C1Sidney Crosby
2Evgeni Malkin
3Derick Brassard
4Riley Sheahan
5Carter Rowney
LW1Jake Guentzel
2Bryan Rust
3Carl Hagelin
4Tom Kuhnhackl
RW1Phil Kessel
2Patric Hornqvist
3Conor Sheary
4Dominik Simon
5Zach Aston-Reese
D1Kris Letang
2Justin Schultz
3Brian Dumoulin
4Olli Maatta
5Chad Ruhwedel
6Matt Hunwick
7Jamie Oleksiak
G1Matt Murray
2Casey DeSmith
3Tristan Jarry