Nova Scotia-icon Nova Scotiaball is a Maritime provinceball of eastern Canada-icon Canadaball. He is named after its first colonizer, Scotland-icon Scotlandball. His name means "New Scotland" in Latin, the language of SPQR-icon SPQRball. The best player playing in the Pitsburgh Penguins team of the NHL, Sidney Crosby, is from Halifax. He invented hockey. He also likes fishing and the sea.