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PHN Extra: Yet Another Skill That Gives Sidney Crosby A Strong Edge



CRANBERRY TOWNSHIP, Pa. – The superlatives seemingly never stop when it comes to Pittsburgh Penguins center and team captain Sidney Crosby. Assuming fans don’t get tired of them – and, on this day in particular, are thankful they get to witness them — how about another?

His edge work.

Crosby in years past has been noted for using the 10-and-2 skate position, or what he calls opening his hips, where his toes are splayed outward and he is able to move in a controlled arc.

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Shelly is a columnist and reporter for Pittsburgh Hockey Now. She was a Penguins beat writer for the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette and remains a contributor to The Hockey News. Catch her on Twitter @_shellyanderson

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