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June 18, 2009

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Sidney Crosby Cover - Sports Illustrated June 18, 2009

June 18, 2009 | Kostya Kennedy
A NEW COACH AND NEW APPROACH REDEEMED A SEASON AND CROWNED AN ERA

June 18, 2009 | Compiled by Adam Duerson
OVER A SEASON OF DOWNS AND UPS, THE PENGUINS TOOK OFF IN THE NICK OF TIME

June 18, 2009
PITTSBURGH SURVIVED 24 GAMES—AND TWO GAME 7s—ON THE ROAD TO THE CUP

June 18, 2009 | John Rolfe
IN A MATCHUP WITH THEIR IN-STATE RIVALS PITTSBURGH SHOWED SIGNS THAT IT MIGHT BE A TEAM OF DESTINY

June 18, 2009
Sports Illustrated PRESENTS

June 18, 2009 | Allan Muir
IN A THRILLING SERIES, DEDICATION AND DESIRE—AND ATTENTION TO DETAIL—CARRIED PITTSBURGH THROUGH

June 18, 2009 | Sarah Kwak
AN INSIDE EDGE HELPED THE PENGUINS STOP THE PESKY '06 CHAMPS, WHO HAD BEEN WREAKING HAVOC IN THE EAST

June 18, 2009
WHITEWASHEDPassionate Pittsburghers filled every single Mellon Arena seat—all 16,940 of them—at every game for just the second time in team history and were well rewarded for their loyalty. During...

June 18, 2009 | Michael Farber
PITTSBURGH PUSHED DETROIT TO THE BRINK TO WIN THE CUP

June 18, 2009 | Sarah Kwak
EVGENI MALKIN HAS EVERY REASON TO SMILE AFTER HIS COMMAND PERFORMANCE IN THE STANLEY CUP PLAYOFFS

June 18, 2009 | Compiled by David Sabino
THE FIGURES AND FACTS TO REMEMBER FROM A CHAMPIONSHIP SEASON

June 18, 2009
SENIOR WRITER MICHAEL FARBER HAS FOLLOWED NUMBER 87'S CAREER, IN THE PAGES OF SI. HERE ARE FOUR CHAPTERS IN THE LIFE OF A LEGEND IN THE MAKING

June 18, 2009 | Michael Farber
TAPPED BY GRETZKY HIMSELF, CROSBY AT 16 ALREADY SEEMED A NATURAL HEIR TO GREATNESS

June 18, 2009 | Michael Farber
DURING HIS FIRST WEEK THE NHL'S HOT NEW PRODUCT PROVED TO BE AS GOOD AS ADVERTISED

June 18, 2009 | Michael Farber
IN 2007 CROSBY CAME AWAY FROM HIS FIRST PLAYOFF LOSS WITH MORE THAN JUST BUMPS AND BRUISES

June 18, 2009 | Michael Farber
EARLIER THAN GRETZKY OR LEMIEUX, CROSBY ETCHED HIS NAME ONTO THE NHL'S HOLY GRAIL

June 18, 2009 | David Sabino
FROM PRONOVOST TO SUPER MARIO TO SID THE KID, PRESENTING THE PRIDE OF PITTSBURGH

June 18, 2009
THE PENGUINS STORMED THE ICE AFTER NETTING PITTSBURGH'S THIRD CUP