Sidney Crosby is a Canadian professional ice hockey player born on August 7, 1987, in Cole Harbour, Nova Scotia. He holds Canadian citizenship and is affiliated with the National Hockey League (NHL). Currently, Crosby is employed as an athlete by the Pittsburgh Penguins.
Crosby has been recognized for his talents, garnering several awards throughout his career. Some of these accolades include NHL All-Star Games, the Conn Smythe Trophy, the Hart Memorial Trophy, the Art Ross Trophy, the Ted Lindsay Award, and the Maurice "Rocket" Richard Trophy. In addition to his achievements on the ice, Crosby was also named to Forbes' 30 Under 30 in the years 2013, 2014, and 2017.
Growing up in Cole Harbour, he attended Harrison Trimble High School and later went on to study at Shattuck-Saint Mary's. Sidney Crosby is the son of Troy Crosby and Trina Forbes-Crosby. His accomplished hockey career has solidified his status as an elite athlete in Canada and the NHL.