The Crosby Chronicles: Captain’s Passion, Leadership Have Penguins Soaring

April 17th, 2010 by Jon Neely Leave a reply »

Wouldn’t it be amazing; getting up every day and playing, doing something you love to do?

Those are the words that a young Sidney Crosby says in a Tim Horton's commercial airing in Canada during these NHL playoffs. He knew back then what he wanted to do, what he wanted to be when he was older.

Now he's living his dream, and we're all witnesses to the greatness on display almost every time he hits the ice.

It's been quite the life for Crosby since he lifted the Stanley Cup at the end of last season, accomplishing his goal so early in his career. He then went on to score one of the biggest goals in Canadian hockey history at the Winter Olympics to win the Gold Medal.

Add in the Rocket Richard Trophy he won this season with his 51 goals, and a good a chance as any to take home the Hart Trophy as well for the league's MVP, and it's any wonder if his career is already Hall of Fame worthy at just 22 years old.

Coming into the Playoffs this season ...

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