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BOCA RATON, Fla. Nike Air Max Thea España . -- There were a few jealous glances cast toward Pittsburgh GM Ray Shero. News of Sidney Crosbys impending return to the Penguins lineup left Sheros colleagues pondering how much tougher the path to the Stanley Cup became as they gathered in Florida for the NHLs general managers meetings. "Theyre obviously, I think, the best team in the league," New York Rangers GM Glen Sather said Wednesday after the meetings wrapped up. "With him back, its certainly going to make it a lot more difficult." Crosby is scheduled to see his first action since Dec. 5 when Pittsburgh (42-21-5) visits the Rangers at Madison Square Garden on Thursday night. New York (44-18-7) is currently the top seed in the Eastern Conference, some six points up on the Penguins. However, Crosby is rejoining a Penguins team that has won nine straight games and appears to be peaking just before the start of the playoffs. Adding the best player in hockey to that mix is a scary thing for opponents. "Its not like they needed help," said Philadelphia Flyers GM Paul Holmgren. Not only does his team face the Penguins three times before the end of the regular season, they are also possible first-round opponents. Holmgren has been impressed with how well the rival Penguins have managed to play despite only having Crosby appear in just eight games over the last 14 months. "Obviously, Pittsburgh over the last couple of years have been a tremendous team," he said. "There was a period of time last year where they had Sidney and Evgeni (Malkin) out and they still continued to march along. Theyre certainly one of the top teams in the East and they have been for a long time." Crosbys absence from the sport dates back to January 2011, when he sustained blows to the head in consecutive games and was diagnosed with a concussion. He returned to the Penguins lineup in November -- scoring two goals and four points in his first game -- before suffering a setback in December that was linked to a soft tissue neck issue. While acknowledging that his team found it easier to face Pittsburgh without Crosby, New Jersey Devils GM Lou Lamoriello indicated that seeing No. 87 back will be a welcome sight. "Its great that hes back," said Lamoriello. "Hes certainly not only a great player, but hes a great personality in the game. He represents the game as well as anybody represents the game." The Penguins plan to ease Crosby back into action, starting him as the centre on their third line. But rivals dont expect that to last long. Virtually every general manager agreed that the Penguins are a serious Stanley Cup threat. "I hope he doesnt play against us (in the playoffs)," said Ottawa Senators GM Bryan Murray. "Hes an elite player. When you have a good hockey team or a very good hockey team with an additional player coming in to help, its certainly going to have an impact. "He adds a great dimension to their hockey team." For Shero, the biggest concern is that Crosbys return -- and potentially that of defenceman Kris Letang, who is recovering from a head injury of his own -- doesnt get his teammates to change the way theyve been playing during the recent hot stretch. "Its easier said than done," said Shero. "We want to keep things as normal as possible. Weve played without so many players for a good period of time and weve had some success. "We dont want to get away from that." Nike Air Max 1 Ultra Moire Mujer . Louis Blues, having added Ryan Miller and Steve Ott from Buffalo, remain the No. Nike Air Max 90 Essential Blancas .S. Open loss to Kei Nishikori of Japan, as he prepares for a Davis Cup playoff against Columbia next week that will determine whether Canada remains in the elite World Group. http://www.baratasairmaxonline.es/air-max-2016-nike.html . - Major league baseball teams spend a lot of time working with their prospects on hitting and throwing, on throwing to the cutoff man and which base to cover on the wheel play.MIAMI -- Tampa Bay Rays right fielder Wil Myers is expected to be sidelined for more than six weeks because of a stress fracture in his right wrist. Myers will be in a cast for five to six weeks and then start rehabilitation, the Rays said Tuesday. Tests determined the extent of the injury after Myers was hurt last week and went on the disabled list. "Its no fun," said Joe Maddon, manager of the last-place Rays. "Were countingg him a lot to provide power and RBIs and hit for a good average. Nike Air Max Thea Mujer Baratas. There are a lot of different ways he can impact a game. Hopefully well get him back for the playoff run." Maddon said Myers spot will be filled mostly by Ben Zobrist and Kevin Kiermaier. Myers is batting .227 with five homers and 25 RBIs. He was hurt when he landed following a collision with teammate Desmond Jennings in the outfield. Cheap China Jerseys Cheap NFL Jerseys Cheap NFL Jerseys China Cheap Jerseys From China China NFL Jerseys Cheap Jerseys Cheap Jerseys China ' ' '

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