Controversial statement by the captain!
Following game 5, Sidney Crosby told the media why he punched Subban in the head multiple times in game 5 by simply stating “I dunno what he was doing, some UFC move on my foot,” Crosby said. “I dunno what he was trying to do but, I was trying to get out of there. He had lost his stick. He was just trying to hold me down. I dunno what he was trying to do my ankle there, but…”
What about his relationship with P.K. Subban? You can clearly see these guys can't stand each other on the ice. Well, Sidney Crosby publicly adressed his relationship with P.K. Subban.
Asked if things had gotten personal with Subban by Sean Gentille of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Crosby shrugged. “Nah, I mean, everyone’s out there trying to compete. He’s trying to do his job and I’m trying to do mine. Both teams want the same thing, so they’re both doing their best to go out there and try to accomplish it.”