Sidney Crosby is in town, and what a rare treat for Los Angeles.

Crosby has played against the Kings just three times in his career and only twice at Staples Center. Hard to believe the Pittsburgh Penguins star has made such rare appearances here on the ice, but he hasnít played here since 2009.

Thatís nearly five years. Crosby, the NHLís leading scorer with 74 points, will lead red-hot Pittsburgh into todayís matchup against the Kings.

Heís not new to Los Angeles, just not that used to playing here.

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