Originally written on Diehardsport  |  Last updated 11/20/14

NEWARK, NJ - DECEMBER 30: Evgeni Malkin #71 of the Pittsburgh Penguins looks on during the game against the New Jersey Devils at the Prudential Center on December 30, 2009 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
After he abused the Tampa Bay Lightning with the goal of the year last season, Pittsburgh Penguins superstar Evgeni Malkin decided that his first game back since suffering a concussion was the right time to do it again.  Unfortunately for Tampa Bay, they seem to not have learned their lesson about giving Malkin the puck in space.  Lightning defenseman Eric Brewer dove to try and stop him, while Matt Carle tried to cut him off, both of them were unsuccessful as Malkin pulled the puck to the inside, jumped over Brewer’s stick and then buried it past Anders Lindback.  Hopefully this doesn’t happen a third time, but you never know with Malkin; he is simply amazing. [NHL.com]
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