Good and bad news from Canada's win

Updated: February 19, 2010, 1:42 AM ET
By Pierre LeBrun | ESPN.com

VANCOUVER, British Columbia -- Canada had to wait 12 years to exorcize its Olympic shootout demons. And this time, the team didn't leave its superstar on the bench for it.

Sidney Crosby was 10 years old when Wayne Gretzky famously stayed glued to the bench during a semifinal shootout against the Czech Republic, one that broke the hearts of Canadians around the world and left The Great One staring disbelievingly into space.

"I do remember, I was home watching like ...

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