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Alexander Ovechkin and Sidney Crosby pose together during a Sept. 2006 SI photo shoot in New York City. (Michael O’Neill/SI)

GALLERY: The Crosby-Ovechkin Rivalry

Alexander Ovechkin and Sidney Crosby pose together during a Sept. 2006 SI photo shoot in New York City. (Michael O’Neill/SI)
GALLERY: The Crosby-Ovechkin Rivalry

Claude Giroux and Sidney Crosby exchange punches during a first period scrum on Sunday. The Flyers took a 3-0 series lead over their rival Penguins with a 8-4 victory. (Len Redkoles/NHLI via Getty Images)

VIDEO: Watch highlights of Game 3 between Flyers and Pens
DATER: Penguins lost face as an organization in physical loss
MUIR: Cooke, Weiss, Klein earn Sunday’s three stars

Claude Giroux and Sidney Crosby exchange punches during a first period scrum on Sunday. The Flyers took a 3-0 series lead over their rival Penguins with a 8-4 victory. (Len Redkoles/NHLI via Getty Images)
VIDEO: Watch highlights of Game 3 between Flyers and PensDATER: Penguins lost face as an organization in physical lossMUIR: Cooke, Weiss, Klein earn Sunday’s three stars

Sidney Crosby, who has missed a combined 101 games with concussion syndromes since Jan. 2011, returned to the Penguins lineup last night against the Rangers. The captain recorded two assists in a 5-2 victory. (Scott Levy/Getty Images)

GALLERY: Sidney Crosby’s Career
KWAK: Healthy Crosby will be key for PenguinsĀ 
DATER: Resilient Pens climb to top of Power Rankings

Sidney Crosby, who has missed a combined 101 games with concussion syndromes since Jan. 2011, returned to the Penguins lineup last night against the Rangers. The captain recorded two assists in a 5-2 victory. (Scott Levy/Getty Images)
GALLERY: Sidney Crosby’s CareerKWAK: Healthy Crosby will be key for Penguins DATER: Resilient Pens climb to top of Power Rankings

Alex Ovechkin and Sidney Crosby are the two biggest stars in hockey, but with one slumping and the other ailing, the league is short on star power. SI’s Michael Farber discusses the lack of superstars and spectacular teams in the NHL. (Michael O’Neill/SI)

FARBER: NHL lacking big star power and spectacular teams
GALLERY: The Sidney Crosby-Alex Ovechkin rivalry

Alex Ovechkin and Sidney Crosby are the two biggest stars in hockey, but with one slumping and the other ailing, the league is short on star power. SI’s Michael Farber discusses the lack of superstars and spectacular teams in the NHL. (Michael O’Neill/SI)
FARBER: NHL lacking big star power and spectacular teamsGALLERY: The Sidney Crosby-Alex Ovechkin rivalry

Sidney Crosby and Mikael Samuelsson fight for a loose puck during Game 6 of the 2008 Stanley Cup Finals. Crosby is just one of 22 NHL players currently sidelined by head injury, writes SI.com’s Stu Hackel. (David E. Klutho/SI)

HACKEL: The NHL’s worst nightmare coming true as head injuries increase
VIDEO: Explaining Crosby’s symptoms | How Pens should manage Crosby
PHOTO GALLERY: Notable hockey careers cut short by concussion

Sidney Crosby and Mikael Samuelsson fight for a loose puck during Game 6 of the 2008 Stanley Cup Finals. Crosby is just one of 22 NHL players currently sidelined by head injury, writes SI.com’s Stu Hackel. (David E. Klutho/SI)
HACKEL: The NHL’s worst nightmare coming true as head injuries increaseVIDEO: Explaining Crosby’s symptoms | How Pens should manage CrosbyPHOTO GALLERY: Notable hockey careers cut short by concussion

Sidney Crosby returned in a big way last night, scoring two goals and netting two assists in the Penguins 5-0 victory over the Islanders. Crosby had been sidelined with a concussion since January. (Fred Vuich/SI)

KWAK: Crosby delivers in big way during first game back
HACKEL: Crosby, Ovechkin facing career crossroads
FARBER: Crosby, Bergeron a concussion brotherhood

Sidney Crosby returned in a big way last night, scoring two goals and netting two assists in the Penguins 5-0 victory over the Islanders. Crosby had been sidelined with a concussion since January. (Fred Vuich/SI)
KWAK: Crosby delivers in big way during first game backHACKEL: Crosby, Ovechkin facing career crossroads FARBER: Crosby, Bergeron a concussion brotherhood