Sidney Crosby was named the most valuable player to his team in the playoffs on Sunday for the second year in a row after his Pittsburgh Penguins beat the Nashville Predators 2-0 in Game 6 of the final for their second straight Stanley Cup.
Sidney Crosby returned to work Friday, practicing with his Pittsburgh Penguins teammates barely four days removed from a frightening hit that left the him with a concussion, and his status for the rest of the playoffs uncertain.
Tanner Glass knows collisions happen when an NHL player goes hard to the net. That's why he calls the high-speed hit which left Pittsburgh Penguins superstar centre Sidney Crosby with a concussion an unavoidable incident.
The director of the Canadian Concussion Centre at Toronto Western Hospital says when it comes to the number of acknowledged concussions, you can usually double the total for athletes who participate in collision sports.
Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby will be missing Game 4 in his team’s semifinal series against the Washington Capitals due to yet another concussion. Receiving multiple concussions, experts warn, can lead to severe consequences.