|Celebrated Name:||Sidney Crosby|
|Real Name/Full Name:||Sidney Patrick Crosby|
|Age:||36 years old|
|Birth Date:||7 August 1987|
|Birth Place:||Cole Harbour, Canada|
|Marital Status:||In a relationship|
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):||No|
|Dating/Girlfriend (Name):||Yes (Kathy Leutner)|
|Is Sidney Crosby Gay?:||No|
|Profession:||Ice Hockey player|
|Net Worth in 2023:||$60 million|
|Last Updated:||September 2023|
Sidney Crosby is a Canadian professional ice hockey player who plays for Pittsburgh Penguins and serves as the captain of the mentioned team. He also plays in the National Hockey League. He is so furious and aggressive on the field that his nickname is “Sid, The Kid.” He has won many major leagues playing for the team and also represented Canada in the world leagues. Crosby is one of the greatest leaders any team could get, and any ice hockey player sees him as a legend.
Maybe you know about Sidney Crosby very well, but do you know how old and tall is he and what is his net worth in 2023? If you do not know, we have prepared this article about details of Sidney Crosby’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.
Early Life & Biography
Sidney Crosby was born on 7 August 1987, in Nova Scotia, to Troy Crosby and Trina Crosby. His famous jersey number showcases his birth date that is 8/7/87. The major part of his childhood was spent in Cole Harbour. He also has a younger sister named Taylor. Sidney’s father was also associated with sports and used to play goaltender who represented the Verdun Junior Canadiens. He was a Verdun fan from childhood because of his father, who was his idol.
Crosby attended Astral Drive Junior High School from where he completed his schooling. He was a brilliant student as a child, and always used to come first in the entire class. He was a role model for every junior, who was good in studies, as well as in sports. When Sidney was 15, he was transferred to Shattuck-Saint Mary’s. He graduated from Harrison Trimble High School.
Sidney Crosby is very punctual towards sharing his personal life with media reporters and keeping the secrets safe. His personal trainer Andy O’Brien told in an interview that he not so famous is hungry, or he doesn’t want any media attention. He enjoys his own company and just wants to achieve success in his own field. In 2006, he bought a huge house in Halifax, Nova Scotia.
Sidney Crosby is currently in a relationship with Kathy Leutner, and they have been together for over a decade. He is more keen to keep his relationship status hidden, but there are cracks in every wall. They have been together since 2008, and his fans got to know that he is deeply in love with her. She is a renowned model of the country and does brand endorsements for companies like Ambercrombie and Fitch. She started her modeling career in 2011 and will be very successful in the near future.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on 7 August 1987, Sidney Crosby is 36 years old as of today’s date 28th September 2023. His height is 1.8 tall, and his weight is 91 kg.
Sidney Crosby has played more than 15 seasons for the Penguins in the respective league of Canada. He has a total of 455 goals, and 790 assists against his name, plus he has conquered 2 Hart Trophies. Crosby began his sporting career when he was only 13 years old when he played for Nova Scotia’s minor hockey team.
The next year, he participated in triple-A Dartmouth Subways and went on to score a combined 217 regular season. He was judged as the MVP and Top Scorer awards at the national tournament in the banquet held after the first round, and he finished the tournament with 24 points (11 goals and 13 assists) in 7 games.
Sidney has told numerous instances in which opposing players intentionally tried to injure him, as well as continuous slangs from parents on and off the pitch. Parents taunted and threatened Crosby so badly, and he decided not to wear his jersey between tournament games while he was about to play so that he would not be named.
Awards & Achievements
Sidney Crosby is one of the most successful ice-hockey players in Canada, and he has achieved many milestones in his career. Some of his major achievements are as follows:
- Prince of Wales Trophy (2008, 2009, 2016, 2017)
- Stanley Cup champion (2009, 2016, 2017)
- NHL All-Star
- NHL All-Rookie Team (2006)
- Most Valuable Player Award (2006, 2007, 2010, 2013, 2014, 2016, 2017, 2019)
- World Cup of Hockey Gold Medal (2016)
Net Worth & Salary of Sidney Crosby in 2023
Sidney Crosby is a Canadian professional ice hockey player who plays as the captain of Pittsburgh Penguins of the NHL. He got his nickname “Sid, the Kid,” and he was selected as the first overall by the Penguins in the 2005 NHL Entry draft. The majority of his income comes from the NHL games he plays for his respective team. Recently, Crosby has signed one of the most expensive commercials by an ice hockey player, which makes him one of the wealthiest players of the sport.
As of September 2023, Sidney Crosby has a total net worth is $60 Million dollars, and if he is continuously achieving his target, his worth will increase more in the future.
Sidney Crosby is one of the greatest ice hockey players the world has ever seen. He plays for the Penguins in NHL and has won various trophies for the same. He is considered as one of the wealthiest ice hockey, players and he recently signed a commercial deal that costs more than $1.5 million.