ERIE, Pa. — Other kids Connor McDavid’s age would be ecstatic to get a Sidney Crosby jersey. The lucky ones might even get an autograph from the NHL superstar.
McDavid gets compliments.
The 15-year-old is next in hockey’s line of phenoms, a short list that includes Crosby himself. McDavid is living up to the “exceptional player” status granted by the Ontario Hockey League, shining for the Erie Otters as an underage rookie.