Sidney Crosby has spent a good portion of the year without one of his top wingers in Pascal Dupuis as he recovers from knee surgery, but that hasn’t appeared to slow him down very much.
Despite what Capitals Head Coach Adam Oates thinks, USA Today Hockey Writer Kevin Allen sees Sidney Crosby as the front-runner for MVP.
Evgeni Malkin is this year’s winner of the NHL’s Hart Trophy. The award is given to the player who was deemed most valuable to his team.
Goaltender Henrik Lundqvist of the New York Rangers, center Evgeni Malkin of the Pittsburgh Penguins and center Steven Stamkos of the Tampa Bay Lightning are the finalists for the Hart Trophy for the NHL’s most valuable player in the regular season.
Pittsburgh Penguins GM Ray Shero calls in to the Vinnie & Cook Show on Sportsradio 93-7 The Fan, and he reassures Pens fans that the world is not coming to an end after Tuesday night’s loss to the New York Islanders.