Penguins

Dejan Kovacevic Discusses Pens’ Team Meeting, Sidney Crosby

Sidney Crosby

(Photo Credit: Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

Starkey and Mueller
Read More

Pittsburgh Penguins
Upcoming Games

Buy Penguins Tickets Full Schedule
Thursday Dec 18
vs. Avalanche
Saturday Dec 20
vs. Panthers
Saturday Dec 27
vs. Capitals
Penguins Central
Shop for Penguins Gear
Buy Penguins Tickets

NHL Scoreboard
NHL Standings
Team STATS
Team Schedule
Team Roster
Team Injuries

PITTSBURGH (93-7 The FAN) — Pittsburgh Tribune Review Columnist Dejan Kovacevic joined Joe Starkey, Josh Miller and Colin Dunlap on 93-7 The FAN to talk about the column he wrote today on the Pens which has been the talk of the town.

Dejan first broke down the team meeting that took place in which the players discussed a temporary captaincy while Sidney Crosby continues to sit out with his concussions.  Crosby was never made of that there was a meeting, and didn’t know about it until days later, and Dejan gave us his opinion on whether or not the players show of support at today’s practice was hypocritical given the meeting.

The idea of giving the captaincy temporarily to someone else does have a precedent given that Mario Lemieux had other players wear the “C” when he was out with back issues during his playing days.

There are still players in the locker room that aren’t happy with Sid and the lack of updates they receive on his condition, and Dejan elaborated on what that means, and how prominent these players are.

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 6,479 other followers