Tag: Sidney Crosby

Lundqvist and Quick

The Third Annual Top 50 NHL Players (Part I)

Cole Harbour, Nova Scotia is a town of just over 25,000 people. Yet somehow it has produced the greatest hockey player on the planet as well as the greatest teenage hockey player on the planet. Is there something in the water?¬†Sidney Crosby maintains his spot as the top hockey player on the planet after capturing…




Andy O'Brien

Talking Hockey and Training with Strength Coach Andy O’Brien

Andy O’Brien is widely regarded as one of the top strength coaches in the sports industry. And thanks to a strong relationship with the best hockey player on the planet (Sidney Crosby, in case you were wondering), he has built up a stable of NHL stars who work with him every off-season. His training approach…




NHL: Nashville Predators at Minnesota Wild

15 Prime Cuts for October

The Prime Cuts column is back. Read on for 15 quick hits/thoughts related to the game of hockey. This month, I take a look at Tomas Hertl, the struggling Rangers, the surprising Maple Leafs, and much more….




The Second Annual Top 50 NHL Trade Value Rankings

Is Crosby still number one? Where does Ovechkin slot in? Lundqvist? Kessel? Datsyuk? Read on for my second annual Top 50 NHL Trade Value Rankings….




Talking Training & Matt Duchene with Andy O’Brien

Andy O’Brien is primarily known in the hockey world as Sidney Crosby’s trainer, as they have been working together for over a decade. O’Brien also trains a variety of other athletes, including Canadian figure skater Patrick Chan. And last summer, he started to work with Colorado center Matt Duchene. Duchene was coming off of a…