It's been a rough one for Crosby and the Penguins thus far. The Capitals have just taken a 2-0 lead on a goal by Andre Burakovsky at 6:36 of the second period. The Penguins hold a 13-5 edge in shots as we approach the mid-way mark of period two.
The blow to Crosby's head was an inadvertent high stick by Niskanen. Crosby still hasn't left the bench.— Dave Molinari (@MolinariPG) May 8, 2017
Monday, May 8, 2017
Watch: Crosby Tumbles Face-First into Boards
Just in case you wanted to know the type of things to avoid in your second game back from a concussion, we have an example of that for you here. DEFINITELY avoid the type of head-first collisions with the boards that Sidney Crosby just endured (see video above) during the first period of the Game 6 of the Capitals-Penguins series at PPG Paints Arena on Monday night. And also avoid getting sticked in the face by the guy that cross-checked you in the head in Game 3: