If this doesn't put a hop in your step this morning, nothing will. But before you start ordering champagne, just take a step back and remember that "Sidney Crosby-Pittsburgh Penguins" is a marathon, not a sprint. Only when he's truly ready and able to absorb contact should he be returning.
And if he does come back, what can we expect? Fortunately, there is precedent for this.
Has anyone in the history of the world ever been as good at anything as Mario was at hockey that night?