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Sidney Crosby's streak on line again tonight

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The Buffalo Sabres have started to click recently, but that may all fall apart on Saturday night when the Pittsburgh Penguins come to town.

Sidney Crosby is riding a 17-game point streak and the Penguins have won 11 straight with points in their past 14 games.

Crosby's 20 goals during his streak are 14 more than the next-highest Pittsburgh player. (Chris Kunitz has six goals.)

Most points by Penguins since Nov. 5 (When Crosby's streak began)
35: Sidney Crosby
15: Kris Letang
14: Kunitz
13: Evgeni Malkin

Longest point streaks since 2005-06 season
22: Dany Heatley (2005-06)
20: Paul Stastny (2006-07)
19: Corey Perry (2009-10)
19: Crosby (2007-08)
18: Steven Stamkos (2009-10 )
18: Phil Kessel (2008-09)
17: Crosby (2010-11)*
17: Henrik Zetterberg (2006-07)
* -- Active streak

Longest points streaks in Crosby's career:
19: Oct. 6-Nov. 17, 2007
17: Nov. 5-present
16: Feb. 16-April 1, 2009