Sidney Crosby is the youngest captain of the Canadian National Hockey League. Fans and his team mates call him with nick name Sid the Kid. He is been regarded as the greatest hockey player of all time.
Sidney was born to Troy and Trina Crosby on August 7th 1987. He was born in Nova Scotia. His father Troy was also a hockey player as a goaltender who played in 1985 Memorial cup. But he never played for the NHL. Crosby’s interest in hockey started as young as 2 years and he used to play in the basement all by himself. He learnt skating at the age of three which was added on for the hockey.
Sidney Crosby Education Details
As a student of Astral Drive Junior High School, he was a straight A student and also did treat all the students with kindness. Soon at the age of 15, he played for the school Shattuck-Saint Mary’s in Faribault, Minnesota. In 2005 Crosby finished his graduation from Harrison Trimble High School, New Brunswick. He appeared in CBC’s Hockey Day in Canada telecasted during his midget season.
Sidney Crosby Career Details
In 2005 Pittsburgh Penguins selected Crosby to play for them. He was getting trained with Marion Lemieux who was Penguin’s best and soon he became the team’s best player. By the time the season of 2005-06 finished he was named the best young player of the league having amassed 102 points to his kitty.
The coming year he played even better to have achieved the Art Ross Trophy as scoring champion. He also was the second youngest player to win the Hart’s Trophy as the league’s most valuable player. In year 2011 he was leveled by a blindsided hit and had a concussion. He did not play the rest of the year. He returned in the next year with full strength. He was one of the reasons that led the Canadian team to victory at the 2010 Winter Olympics in Canada.
Sidney Crosby Wife, Married To Long Time Girlfriend Kathy Leutner
Crosby has been dating Kathy Leutner since the year 2008 and their affair has been a secret. Guess they feel that keeping it a secret till it becomes a confirmed affair. That is a long affair. However their relationship has been approved by Crosby’s parents and they are living together now. They have been rumored to have got married but it is just rumor. This has not been confirmed by Crosby or Kathy themselves.
Is Sidney Crosby Gay?
Of course not! He is not gay. But because Crosby did not reveal his relationship to the public he was rumored to be a gay. But soon his relationship with Kathy surfaced and the rumor of him being a gay faded off.
Sidney Crosby Dating History
Being such a successful player and the youngest captain of the NHL team, Crosby is also handsome and charming. He had many proposals coming up from many ladies. He was never caught up with any affairs on the media or any rumors of him dating anyone. That’s why the rumor of him being a gay surfaced. Soon from some sources there came the news that he has been in affair with Kathy since 2008 and hence the news of him being a gay was shunned out. Crosby is still playing and has a long career ahead.