Back row: McDonald, Schock, Pronovost, Kindrachuk, Carlyle & Bullard
Front row: Ruskowski, Frawley, Lemieux, Francis, Jagr & Crosby
The "C" in the photo is from
Randy Carlyle's 1982-83 road jersey.
Mike Bullard & Terry Ruskowski
Dan Frawley & Mario Lemieux
Mario Lemieux, Paul Coffey
John Cullen, Randy Hillier
(named May 31, 2007)
* McKenna was captain on January 10, 2004 against the Montreal Canadiens for the Hockey Fights Cancer Jersey Auction.
It is obvious to all of us coaches, players, management, staff that he has grown into the acknowledged leader of the Pittsburgh Penguins. It is only appropriate that he wears the 'C' as team captain.
Penguins' General Manager, commenting on the day Sidney Crosby was promoted to Captain
• The Penguins did not have a captain from 1970 to 1973. Three players wore the "A" for alternate captain.
• The Pens did not use a captain in 2006-07.
• On May 31, 2007, Sidney Crosby is named the team captain, the youngest in NHL history.