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Sidney Crosby Named NHL MVP; Rangers' Moore Wins Masterton TrophySeven years after Sidney Crosby won his first Hart Trophy, the Pittsburgh captain has been recognized as the NHL's best once again.
Boomer & Carton: Brian Boyle Bites His Tongue When Asked About CrosbyIn addition to looking ahead, Boyle also reflected on the Rangers' emotional series win over the Penguins, and responded the only way he really could when Craig asked him about Sidney Crosby.
Friedman: Penguins' Crosby Is No Longer The Captain Or Leader He Once WasThe Penguins’ captain and franchise superstar has been at the epicenter of the NHL universe since his arrival in 2005. Nine years later, he’s still the most talked-about player in the league, but right now it’s for all the wrong reasons.
Rangers Goalie Henrik Lundqvist Fined $5,000 For Water IncidentRangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist has been fined $5,000 for emptying his water bottle onto Sidney Crosby while the Pittsburgh Penguins' captain was involved in a scrum in front of the New York net.
WATCH: Lundqvist Sprays Water On Crosby, Claims It Was Unintentional"I always squirt it when I go off the ice," Lundqvist told reporters. "I don’t know what you’re talking about."
Rangers, Fans Rally Behind Grieving Martin St. Louis On Mother's DayNew York has never won a series it trailed 3-1 and has never beaten the Penguins in the playoffs. That trend might be changing, largely due to the emotional lift St. Louis brought to the Rangers this weekend.
Rangers' Vigneault Blasts 'Stupid Schedule' After Game 3 LossAlain Vigneault finally took a shot at his club's taxing postseason schedule, but still won't say his players are tired. Judging by their effort in their latest loss to the Penguins, he might be right.
Battle-Weary Rangers Need To Find Extra Gear In Game 3After taking Game 1 in overtime, New York looked very much like a team playing for the fourth time in six days, losing to the Penguins 3-0. And there's no rest in sight.
Hartnett: Rangers’ Defensive Stalwarts Made Life Difficult For Crosby In Game 1Throughout Game 1, Sidney Crosby had little space to operate as Staal, Stralman, McDonagh and Girardi smothered him at every turn.
Silverman: Right Now Crosby Is A Liability And The Penguins Are OverratedYou see all the firepower and it's easy to be in awe of the Penguins. But they are not infallible. In fact, they are loaded with liabilities -- and the Rangers will exploit them all.
Canada Tops Sweden, Lundqvist To Win Hockey Gold Jonathan Toews scored in the first period, captain Sidney Crosby scored his first goal of the tournament and Canada defended its Olympic men's hockey title Sunday with a 3-0 victory over Sweden.
Drop That Puck! U.S. Set To Meet Rival Canada In Sochi SemisWith 24 American and Canadian players returning from the Vancouver Olympics' decisive game, which famously ended with Sidney Crosby's overtime goal, there's no shortage of motivation.
Hartnett: Redemption Or Heartbreak? Drama Dialed Up For US-Canada RematchIt's the rematch the entire hockey world has been waiting for. The U.S. will have a chance to bury some nasty demons on Friday when it faces border-rival Canada in the Olympic semifinals.
Silverman: Fight For Olympic Hockey Gold Wide Open, 6 Teams Have A ShotThe hockey competition was stellar in Vancouver in 2010, and it should be the same this time around. It's the depth of talent that makes this tournament so watchable.