Skip navigation
Sign up to follow your favorites on all your devices.
Sign up

Crosby’s contract breaks down as follows...

Sidney Crosby

Pittsburgh Penguins Sidney Crosby looks on durng hockey practice Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2012 in Montreal. Crosby is still recovering from a concussion and neck injury that have sidelined him for most of the season. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Paul Chiasson)


Courtesy Elliotte Friedman of Hockey Night in Canada, here’s how Sidney Crosby’s 12-year, $104.4 million contract (cap hit $8.7 million) will be paid out in salary by the Pittsburgh Penguins:

2013-14: $12 million
2014-15: $12 million
2015-16: $12 million
2016-17: $10.9 million
2017-18: $10.9 million
2018-19: $10 million
2019-20: $9 million
2020-21: $9.6 million
2021-22: $9 million
2022-23: $3 million
2023-24: $3 million
2024-25: $3 million

Crosby will be 37 years old and a very rich man upon expiration of the deal.

Unless he blows everything on jewelry.