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TBT: Sidney Crosby's colorful photoshoot from the 2005 NHL Draft

Sidney Crosby: two-time NHL MVP, 2009 Stanley Cup champion, Pittsburgh Penguins captain and... amateur model?

Looking back at Crosby's Draft Day photoshoot, that seems to be the case. In honor of the Penguins being back in -- and close to winning -- the Stanley Cup Finals right now, we dug up a few throwback gems of Sid the Kid from the 2005 NHL Entry Draft.

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TBT: Sidney Crosby's colorful photoshoot from the 2005 NHL Draft
OTTAWA - JULY 30: First overall draft pick Sidney Crosby of the Pittsburgh Penguins poses for a portrait during the 2005 National Hockey League Draft on July 30, 2005 at the Westin Hotel in Ottawa, Canada. (Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images for NHL)
OTTAWA - JULY 30: First overall draft pick Sidney Crosby of the Pittsburgh Penguins poses for a portrait during the 2005 National Hockey League Draft on July 30, 2005 at the Westin Hotel in Ottawa, Canada. (Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images for NHL)
OTTAWA - JULY 30: First overall draft pick Sidney Crosby of the Pittsburgh Penguins poses for a portrait during the 2005 National Hockey League Draft on July 30, 2005 at the Westin Hotel in Ottawa, Canada. (Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images for NHL)
OTTAWA, ONT - JULY 30: First overall draft pick Sidney Crosby of the Pittsburgh Penguins poses for a portrait during the 2005 National Hockey League Draft on July 30, 2005 at the Westin Hotel in Ottawa, Canada. (Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images for NHL)
OTTAWA, ONT - JULY 30: First overall draft pick Sidney Crosby of the Pittsburgh Penguins poses for a portrait during the 2005 National Hockey League Draft on July 30, 2005 at the Westin Hotel in Ottawa, Canada. (Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images for NHL)
OTTAWA, ONT - JULY 30: First overall draft pick Sidney Crosby of the Pittsburgh Penguins poses for a portrait during the 2005 National Hockey League Draft on July 30, 2005 at the Westin Hotel in Ottawa, Canada. (Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images for NHL)
OTTAWA, ONT - JULY 30: First overall draft pick Sidney Crosby of the Pittsburgh Penguins poses for a portrait during the 2005 National Hockey League Draft on July 30, 2005 at the Westin Hotel in Ottawa, Canada. (Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images for NHL)
OTTAWA, ONT - JULY 30: First overall draft pick Sidney Crosby of the Pittsburgh Penguins poses for a portrait during the 2005 National Hockey League Draft on July 30, 2005 at the Westin Hotel in Ottawa, Canada. (Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images for NHL)
OTTAWA, ONT - JULY 30: First overall draft pick Sidney Crosby of the Pittsburgh Penguins poses for a portrait during the 2005 National Hockey League Draft on July 30, 2005 at the Westin Hotel in Ottawa, Canada. (Photo by Dave Sandford/Getty Images for NHL)
OTTAWA, ONT - JULY 30: (L-R) Mario Lemieux and first overall draft pick Sidney Crosby of the Pittsburgh Penguins pose together for a portrait during the 2005 National Hockey League Draft on July 30, 2005 at the Westin Hotel in Ottawa, Canada. (Photo By Brian Bahr/Getty Images for NHL)
OTTAWA, ONT - JULY 30: First overall draft pick Sidney Crosby of the Pittsburgh Penguins poses for a portrait during the 2005 National Hockey League Draft on July 30, 2005 at the Westin Hotel in Ottawa, Canada. (Photo by Dave Sandford/Getty Images for NHL)
OTTAWA, ONT - JULY 30: (L-R) Mario Lemieux and first overall draft pick Sidney Crosby of the Pittsburgh Penguins pose together for a portrait during the 2005 National Hockey League Draft on July 30, 2005 at the Westin Hotel in Ottawa, Canada. (Photo By Brian Bahr/Getty Images for NHL)
OTTAWA, ONT - JULY 30: (L-R) Mario Lemieux and first overall draft pick Sidney Crosby of the Pittsburgh Penguins pose together for a portrait during the 2005 National Hockey League Draft on July 30, 2005 at the Westin Hotel in Ottawa, Canada. (Photo By Brian Bahr/Getty Images for NHL)
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Crosby was selected first by Pittsburgh in 2005, followed by Bobby Ryan to Anaheim and Jack Johnson to Carolina. So far, Crosby has spent his entire career with the Penguins. He has twice been the league's leading scorer, has two Olympic gold medals and is a five-time NHL All-Star, among his many other achievements. As soon as tonight, he may be able to add another Stanley Cup to that resume.

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