3 good evening, let's talk sports.
One is the face of hockey.
One is considered to be the future of hockey.former otters captain connor mcdavid - now a member of the edmonton oilers - meeting up with his childhood idol sidney crosby tonight in pittsburgh for the first time in mcdavid's young n-h-l career.
Career.crosby wears the number 87 for his birth year.
.so mcdavid does the same - of course - wearing number 97.
Pens out to the early lead in this one.
.but back come the oilers.
And who else?
Mcdavid leads the two on one.
He finds jordan eberle.
Beats matt murray.
We're tied at one.later in the 1st - it's mcdavid on the far wing racing down the ice.
Perfect feed for patric maroon.
Edmonton takes the lead.
Mcdavid with three assists on the night.but down the stretch.
.here come the penguins.
It's evgeni malkin in front.
He ties up the game early in the 3rd.and then with less than two minutes to play.
.another connor - connor sheary with his 2nd of the night.
Pittsburgh comes back to win 4-3 otters on home ice against owen sound.
Erie's been so good at home1st period - taylor raddysh rips his 16th of the year.
1-0 erieless than a minute later - allan mcshane back from playing with team canada at the under 17 world challenge.
His shot is deflected and finds the net.
His 4th of the yearstill in the 1st it's raddysh and alex debrincat with the give and go.
Second of the night for tee.
Otters up 3-0 after one in the 2nd - mcshane on the perfect pass to shaun bily.
It's four nothing eriealex debrincat - fresh off his new nhl contract scores his 18th of the year.
The otters win it 5-1 tonight.
They're in sudbury on