Found February 28, 2013 on
So this is how Geno responds to being placed on IR retroactive to his flying into the boards all whiplash-y? Because I can get down with this.
Evgeni Malkin decided to win Twitter today by uploading video of a casual little center ice flip shot into a basket in front of the goal line. Because that's what guys with scary concussions do.
I uploaded a version to Youtube, embedded below to get rid of all that extra black space in Geno's original video.
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Pittsburgh Penguins star Evgeni Malkin was recently placed on the Injured Reserve after sustaining a concussion from a hit by Erik Gudbranson. Malkin has been cleared to practice but not for contact and had some fun at the end of a recent practice. Malkin flipped a puck straight up in the air from center ice and it landed directly in the puck bucket. To put the puck into a...
One question I have spent a lot of time thinking about is at what point in their career a player first establishes himself as a Hall of Famer regardless of what may happen in the rest of their career. This selection made the threshold about a month ago and I have yet to write the post. I believe Evgeni Malkin has now cemented himself as a future Hall of Famer.
The final step...
NEW YORK — Pittsburgh Penguins center Evgeni Malkin has been placed on injured reserve with a concussion.
The team announced the move Monday, saying it was retroactive to Feb. 22.
The NHL’s reigning MVP was diagnosed with a concussion on Sunday, two days after he slammed back-first into the end boards during a win over Florida.
Malkin, whose head snapped back when he hit the...
John Buccigross tweeted this out. According to the guy who posted it, he stopped by the rink and filmed this today?
It is ****** video, but Malkin puts a puck in a bag sitting upright from way past mid-ice. Also, he did this with a concussion.
Matt Cooke is March's mustache boy. Mustache...
Staal story at the Trib... -Speaking of which, new Staal Drinking Game tonight. If there's two Staals playing on the same team, do a shot and light yourself on fire.
PuckStopsHere says Evgeni Malkin is already on the fast track to the Hall of Fame...
No timetable for Mark Eaton...
@RealDanaHeinze tweeted this...
Pittsburgh Penguins (13-6-0) @ Florida Panthers (5-9-4)
ROOT, FS-F - 7:30 pm/et
BB&T Center - Sunrise, FL
The last time the Penguins played the Panthers, Malkin was injured. Hopefully nothing like that happens tonight.
Season Series: 1-0-0
Last meeting that counted: February 22, 2013. Penguins won 3-1.
What we said in our recap:...
from Bruce Garrioch of the Ottawa Sun,
The talk has increased in the last few days as the schedule hits the halfway point and teams are starting to get desperate to make moves. Sources say the Rangers, Flames and Philadelphia Flyers are among those making phone calls.
"Teams are thinking they've got to do something now if they're going to stand a chance,"...
Pittsburgh Penguins (13-7-0) @ Carolina Hurricanes (9-8-1)
ROOT, FS-CR, NHLN-US - 7:00 pm/et
PNC Arena - Raleigh, NC
With Evgeni Malkin injured, Brandon Sutter has had to step up and move outside of his typical third line center role. Jordan Staal knows a thing or two about that situation. Tonight the Pittsburgh Penguins face Jordan Staal for the first time...