Crosby optimistic NHL season will be salvaged
PITTSBURGH -- Sidney Crosby wanted to spend Thursday watching the NHL drop the puck on the 2012-13 season while prepping for the Pittsburgh Penguins' opener the following night.
Instead, the most recognizable face in hockey planned to flip on the Pittsburgh Steelers and wonder when the NHL lockout will end so he can get back to work.
"It's not something you want to be doing in October, you'd rather be starting the season," Crosby said. "It is what it is. You can't really do much but ...
Read full story