Players can be desirable to organizations for many reasons. It is not Crosby's scoring talent alone that makes him such a big part of the future of hockey. His two-way play makes him invaluable to coaches and his leadership makes him an asset to the locker room.
These characteristics, along with toughness, attitude, potential and versatility are all traits that any organization looks for in young players.
Crosby is not the only player under 30 that the whole league is paying attention to. Here are fifty more young players that would be valuable no matter who they played for.