Patricia's husband, Darryl,put up a signoutside their home three weeks ago that read, Sid please sign my jersey. The family hoped to lure Crosby fromCole Harbour, Nova Scotia, during his visit to his hometown withtheStanley Cup last monthbut took the signdown last week afterhe Alfred Morris Jerseys was a no-show.
Crosby acknowledged he saw the sign during his Julyvisitbut admitted he didn't have enough time to stop by. He made up for the lost time by chatting with Patricia and herdaughter, Madisyn, for about 20 minutes before Tyler Smith Jerseys signing autographsand posing for pictures.
He remembered, Patriciasaid. "I just feel bad for my husband that he was at work.
Hes a down-to-earth pleasant person, very genuine and polite. He was obviously interested because he asked my daughter questions about hockey and the hockey league she was with.