Flames beat Penguins in shootout as Crosby nears 1000 points - The Globe and Mail

Sidney Crosby's pursuit for 1,000 career points hit a speed bump — not to mention a couple of posts — against Calgary's Chad Johnson. The Pittsburgh Penguins captain picked up point No. 998 with a third-period assist, but Johnson and the Flames ...and more »

Sidney Crosby in full flight as entry to 1000-point club looms - CTV News

PITTSBURGH -- Five years ago, Sidney Crosby spent a winter working out in solitude wondering when the pain in his neck would ease and the intermittent fog in his head would lift. The lingering effects of a concussion in the 2011 Winter Classic left the ...and more »

Calgary Flames deny Sidney Crosby his 1000th career point, edging Pittsburgh Penguins 3-2 in shootout - National Post

PITTSBURGH — You can't go anywhere in the Steel City without hearing about Sidney Crosby. But on Tuesday, his amazing National Hockey League accomplishments were at the forefront as Crosby, one of the best players in the world, was approaching his ...and more »

Flames edge Penguins in shootout as Crosby gets 998th point - Sportsnet.ca

The Pittsburgh Penguins scored two goals in the third to tie the game but the Calgary Flames pulled out the win in the shootout. Associated Press February 7, 2017, 10:15 PM. Associated Press February 7, 2017, 10:15 PM. PITTSBURGH — Sidney Crosby's ...and more »

'Shifty' Johnny Gaudreau a key cog in Flames attack - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

It's easy to overlook Johnny Gaudreau as the Penguins prepare to face Calgary a 7:08 tonight at PPG Paints Arena. And not just because he's only 5 feet 9, 157 pounds. After all, Penguins captain Sidney Crosby, who has 997 career points, will be trying ...and more »

Calgary Flames go separate ways for bye week - Calgary Herald

Pittsburgh Penguins' Sidney Crosby (87) can't get a shot past Calgary Flames goalie Chad Johnson during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Pittsburgh, Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017. Gene J. Puskar / AP. Share Adjust Comment Print. Some are headed ...and more »

Game Day: Calgary Flames at Pittsburgh Penguins - Calgary Sun

0207gameday.jpg Pittsburgh Penguins Sidney Crosby takes cross check from Mark Giordano of the Calgary Flames during a previous meeting in Calgary. (Al Charest). Article. Tweet. Change text size for the story; Print this story. Report an error. Related ...and more »

As Sidney Crosby nears 1000-point mark, moments with teammates resonate more than stats - ESPN

"I'm going to miss the competition and competing No. 1," said Crosby when asked what he'll miss when his career ends. "But then it would be just hanging out with the guys. All the laughs and stories. Everything that comes along with playing on a team.and more »

Gameday #56: Calgary Flames at Pittsburgh Penguins - Sportsnet.ca

The puck bounces off the face mask of Calgary Flames goalie Chad Johnson as they face the Montreal Canadiens during second period NHL hockey action Tuesday, January 24, 2017. Pat Steinberg February 7, 2017, 12:32 PM. Pat Steinberg February 7, ...and more »

Crosby in full flight as entry to 1000-point club looms - MetroNews Canada

Pittsburgh Penguins' Sidney Crosby, left, chases the puck as St. Louis Blues' Jay Bouwmeester defends during the first period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Feb. 4, 2017, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson). By: Will Graves The Associated Press ...and more »