Crosby Leads Canada’s Olympic Hockey Team

December 30th, 2009 by Martin Avery Leave a reply »

Sidney Crosby, one of the best hockey players in history, will lead Canada's Olympic hockey team this year. He led the Pittsburgh Penguins to the Stanley Cup last season in the NHL. His teammate, Marc Andre-Fleury, will share goal with two other greats: Martin Brodeur and Robert Luongo.

Crosby will be joined up front by NHL stars Rick Nash, Rick Thornton, Ryan Getzlaf, Corey Perry, Jarome Iginla, Dany Heatley, Mike Richards, Eric Staal, and Jonathon Toews.

On defence, Canada will have Scott Niedermayer and Chris Pronger, but not Mike Green.

In case you're a Toronto Maple Leafs or Montreal Canadiens fan, and none of your favourite team's players made Canada's Olympic hockey team, here's the "who's who" of the group of guys that will be the home team ...

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