Tag Archives: sidney crosby

  • The Greatest Athletes to Wear Each Number: No. 99 to No. 00

    The Greatest Athletes to Wear Each Number: No. 99 to No. 00

    You know a superstar athlete has become a legend when his name has become synonymous with his jersey number, and there’s a banner with that number on it hanging in the rafters of every stadium of every team he ever played for. Ninety-nine? That’s Gretzky. Ten? Pele, of course. Forty-two? Jackie Robinson. Twenty-three? Jordan. Duh. […]

  • 20 Awesome Athlete-Celebrity Look-Alikes

    20 Awesome Athlete-Celebrity Look-Alikes

    It’s funny how athletes always want to hang out with celebrities, and celebrities always want to hang out with athletes. There’s a weird kind of synergy between the two sets of super wealthy people—each seems to understand the other, and yet each also wants to be like the other. Meanwhile, the rest of us would […]

  • Sidney Crosby And Evgeni Malkin Are “Perfect Strangers” (Parody Video)

    Sidney Crosby And Evgeni Malkin Are “Perfect Strangers” (Parody Video)

    They may not be Larry Appleton and Balki Bartokomous, but Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin are still quite the amazing duo. In addition to wining two Eastern Conference Championships and one Stanley Cup during their five seasons together with the Pittsburgh Penguins, they have also captured one Calder Trophy, one Hart Trophy, one Conn Smythe […]

  • 15 Best Movember Mustaches From The NHL

    15 Best Movember Mustaches From The NHL

    Now that Movember 2011 has officially come to an end, I thought it would be a good time to take stock of the best charity mustaches from the world of pro sports. However, as I starting looking around, it became apparent that—just as with playoff beards—no other league can compete with the NHL when it […]

  • DJ Steve Porter Made A Sidney Crosby Comeback Remix (Video)

    DJ Steve Porter Made A Sidney Crosby Comeback Remix (Video)

    “It’s scary to think that Crosby’s back.” That was likely on the mind of 29 teams in the NHL when Sidney Crosby recorded two goals and two assists in his return to the Penguins’ line-up on November 20th, and it seems to have been on the mind of DJ Steve Porter when he was creating […]

  • Welcome Back, Kid: Top 9 Moments From Sidney Crosby’s Career…So Far

    Welcome Back, Kid: Top 9 Moments From Sidney Crosby’s Career…So Far

    The Pittsburgh Penguins’ Sidney Crosby just spent the last ten months battling post-concussion symptoms—an absence so long that some were beginning to wonder whether his hockey career might be in jeopardy. However, last night Sid the Kid finally made his highly anticipated 2011-12 season debut, and once again all is right in the world of […]

  • Stat Line Of The Night — 11/21/11 — Sidney Crosby

    Stat Line Of The Night — 11/21/11 — Sidney Crosby

    He’s Back! After sitting out nearly a full year with a concussion, Sidney Crosby returned to the ice for his much anticipated debut this season and it appeared as though he hasn’t missed a beat.  In fact, the extra adrenaline rush he must have received from the raucous crowd and all of the build-up surrounding […]

  • Picture Of The Day: Sidney Crosby’s Resurrection

    Picture Of The Day: Sidney Crosby’s Resurrection

    The Penguins’ savior has risen! But unlike Jesus Christ, who according to the Catholics took three days to rise from the dead, Sidney Crosby required a little more than one weekend to return to action.  In fact, it took the Penguins’ captain nearly one full year to recover from a concussion he sustained last season […]

  • Here’s A Recap Of Athletes And Their Halloween Costumes (Gallery)

    Here’s A Recap Of Athletes And Their Halloween Costumes (Gallery)

    The best part about Halloween is getting to see all of the sexy ladies dressed up in their skimpy little costumes that tend to leave little to the imagination.  As for the second best part about Halloween, that would be getting to see what types of creative costumes professional athletes from various sports can come […]

  • 10 NHL Players When They Were Kids

    10 NHL Players When They Were Kids

    Seeing a National Hockey League player one month into the playoffs with his raggedy beard and marked up face makes it easy to forget that at some point these men were all a bunch of little boys that used to have their mothers dress them, comb their hair and walk them to school.  My how […]

  • Sidney Crosby’s Stick Catches Pucks Like A Glove (Video)

    Sidney Crosby’s Stick Catches Pucks Like A Glove (Video)

    In a previous post I referred to Sidney Crosby as somewhat of a magician on the ice as he used his stick like a magic wand to pick off a rolling puck along the edge of the boards. In this latest demonstration, Crosby’s stick acts more like a glove, rather than a wand, as he […]

  • The Stat Line Of The Night – 12/29/10 – Rick DiPietro

    The Stat Line Of The Night – 12/29/10 – Rick DiPietro

    There were some pretty terrific individual performances coming from the two major sports leagues that were active last night.  The Miami Heat’s Dwyane Wade put up an impressive 45 points and 7 rebounds in a win against the Rockets, while Memphis’ Zach Randolph recorded 35 points and 17 rebounds in a losing cause.  And then […]