Quick Facts of Sidney Patrick Crosby
|Full Name||Sidney Patrick Crosby|
|Date of Birth||1987 /08 /07|
|Nickname||Sid the Kid|
|Birthplace||Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada|
|Profession||Ice Hockey Player|
|Eye colour||Light Brown|
|Height||5 feet 11 inches|
|Weight||200 lb (91 kg)|
|Education||Harrison Trimble High School|
|Online Presence||Facebook, Twitter, Instagram|
Short Description of Sidney Crosby:
Sidney Patrick Crosby, aka Sidney Crosby, is a Canadian Ice Hockey Player. He is a captain of the Pittsburgh Penguins of the National Hockey League.Sidney was one of the highly regarded drafts in NHL. With the recorded 102 points, Crosby was the runner-up of Calder Memorial Trophy, in his first season.
Crosby won the Art Ross Trophy, in his second season scoring 120 points. Being the captain of Pittsburgh Penguins, Crosby has won several trophies for the team.
Early life and Career:
Recalling his early life, Crosby was born on August 7, 1987, at the Grace Maternity Hospital in Halifax, Nova Scotia to Troy and Trina Crosby. Sidney grew up with his sister Taylor at Cole Harbour.
He joined Astral Drive Junior High School. Later on, he attended and graduated from Harrison Trimble High School, in Moncton, New Brunswick.From his early age, Crosby was interested in Ice Hockey and was the member of his school’s Hockey team.
Sidney Crosby has an amazing career as an Ice Hockey Player. He started his career in the junior league. Sidney was drafted by the Rimouski Océanic of the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League (QMJHL).Then, he joined Canadian Hockey League (CHL) and was nominated the player of the month. For his game, he was drafted into the NHL and made his debut against the New Jersey Devils.
He joined the Pittsburgh Penguins of the National Hockey League and was elected as the captain of the team. He played as a first line center for Team Canada. During his captaincy, the team has won the several national and international awards.For his country, Sidney has won the World Junior Silver Medal, World Championship All-Star Team, World Championship Gold Medal, World Cup of Hockey Gold Medal. Besides that, he has also won President’s Cup and Mike Bossy Trophy.
Talking about his personal life, there is no any information regarding his marital status, wife on any children. There are also no any rumors about his love affairs or girlfriends.As other celebrities, Sidney also loves to keep his profile low. Sidney Crosby has straight sexual orientation.
Currently, he resides in the house purchased by himself at Grand Lake in Halifax, Nova Scotia. A biography, titled Sidney Crosby: Taking the Game by Storm was written by Gare Joyce in his honor.
Sidney has also nominated for the time’s magazines as the 100 Most Influential People list. He is also the owner of an inaugural Hockey School in Cole Harbour and founder of Sidney Crosby Foundation. The foundation provides support to charities benefiting children.
Statistics and Net Worth:
Sidney has a height of 5 ft 11 inches tall and weighs around 200 lb (91 kg). He is active on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. There is no information regarding his net income.
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