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Sidney Crosby

Sidney Crosby  #87

NUMBER: 87 BIRTHDATE: August 7, 1987  (AGE 27)
HEIGHT: 5' 11" BIRTHPLACE: Cole Harbour, NS, Canada
WEIGHT: 200 DRAFTED: PIT / 2005 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 1st   (1st overall)
Art Ross Trophy 2006-2007 / 2013-2014
Mark Messier NHL Leadership Award 2009-2010
Hart Memorial Trophy 2006-2007 / 2013-2014
Ted Lindsay Award 2006-2007 / 2012-2013 / 2013-2014
Maurice Richard Trophy 2009-2010


Home: 7GP 0G-4A-4PTS  -6  Even Strength: 1G-4A-5PTS Shorthanded: 0G-0A-0PTS

Road: 6GP 1G-4A-5PTS  +2  Power Play: 0G-4A-4PTS



* 2nd on team w/4 PPPs.

* 3rd on team in pts (T-9), draws (157-138, 53.2%) and TOI/G (21:18).

* His 114 playoff pts are 3rd most in team history.

* Scored 1st goal of playoffs vs. NYR May 5.



* 1st in NHL w/104 pts - winning 2nd Art Ross Trophy (2006-07).

* Led NHL w/68 assists.

* Led team w/259 shots.

* Hit 100-pts for 5th time.

* Notched pt in 60 of 80 GP.

* Had 30 multi-point games.

* Hit 700 pts (251G-450A) in 497th NHL game @ TBL Nov. 29-the fastest active player to do so.

* Had 17-game home pt-streak (8G-18A) Oct. 25-Jan. 15-the 2nd-longest of his career.

* Led NHL w/21 pts in Oct. and 23 pts in Dec.

* Captained Canada to 2nd straight gold medal at 2014 Olympics.

* 2014 MVP.



Home: 40GP 19G-37A-56PTS  +16 Even Strength: 25G-42A-67PTS

Road: 40GP 17G-31A-48PTS  +2  Power Play: 11G-26A-37PTS

QMJHL All-Rookie Team (2004) QMJHL First All-Star Team (2004, 2005) QMJHL Player of the Year (2004, 2005) Canadian Major Junior First All-Star Team (2004, 2005) Canadian Major Junior Rookie of the Year (2004) Canadian Major Junior Player of the Year (2004, 2005) Memorial Cup All-Star Team (2005) Ed Chynoweth Trophy (Memorial Cup - Leading Scorer) (2005) NHL All-Rookie Team (2006) NHL First All-Star Team (2007, 2013, 2014) Art Ross Trophy (2007, 2014) Lester B. Pearson Award (2007) Hart Memorial Trophy (2007, 2014) NHL Second All-Star Team (2010) Mark Messier NHL Leadership Award (2010) Maurice "Rocket" Richard Trophy (2010) (tied with Steven Stamkos) Ted Lindsay Award (2013, 2014) Played in NHL All-Star Game (2007) Missed majority of 2010-11 and 2011-12 due to post-concussion syndrome.
Quote of the Day

This is a big year for us in a lot of ways. You can see Garth and management really trying to find that solution to get us into the playoffs and consistently have that. The pressure is great. You have to enjoy it. It just means there's a great opportunity ahead of you.

— Islanders captain John Tavares