PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Pittsburgh Penguins star Sidney Crosby is getting in the holiday spirit.

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Crosby spread holiday cheer on Thursday at UPMC Children’s Hospital.

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The Penguins announced the visit on Twitter.

Crosby was shown taking pictures with patients at the hospital, lifting the spirits of everyone.

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Crosby is recovering after undergoing successful sports hernia surgery last month.