Found October 11, 2011 on Post-Gazette:
Center Evgeni Malkin will not play in the Penguins' home opener tonight against Florida, coach Dan Bylsma said this morning.

Malkin, Orpik both out for Penguins home opener

Evgeni Malkin will miss his second straight game this season with an undisclosed lower body injury.  Defenseman Brooks Orpik who has yet to play this year still recovering from surgery he had over the summer.  Malkin did skate with the team this morning but Orpik did not.  Here’s what Coach Bylsma had to say about the two: “Brooks Orpik, while he is improving, thinks it...

Malkin Will Miss Penguins Home Opener

 It's official:  Don't expect to see Evgeni Malkin in the home opener lineup for the Pittsburgh Penguins. The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports the center probably won't dress for Tuesday's contest versus the Florida Panthers.Malkin was hurt during Saturday's win over the Calgary Flames. The Penguins claim this injury is unrelated to February's surgical...

Penguins' Malkin off ice for Edmonton contest

Center Evgeni Malkin was not in the lineup for the Penguins Sunday night in Edmonton only 24 hours after he missed the majority of the third period in Calgary

Malkin out for Penguins with lower-body injury

Pittsburgh Penguins forward Evgeni Malkin was held out of Sunday night's game against the Edmonton Oilers with a lower-body injury, the team said.

Penguins Notebook: Sore Malkin misses second game in row

The Penguins, a team considered to be deep at center, are hurting at that position. For the team's home opener Tuesday night against Florida, Evgeni Malkin missed his second game in a row because of unspecified "soreness," according to coach Dan Bylsma, while Sidney Crosby (concussion) and Dustin Jeffrey (knee) remained out.

Malkin to miss home opener

Center Evgeni Malkin will not play Tuesday in the Pittsburgh Penguins' home opener against the Florida Panthers.

Penguins beat the Florida Panthers, 4-2

Playing without injured star centers Evgeni Malkin and Sidney Crosby, the Penguins beat the Florida Panthers, 4-2, Tuesday night at Consol Energy Center in their 2011-12 home opener.

Pens Ready For Opening Night Despite Key Pieces Missing

By Joe Depto (@PensDeptoTFP) It’s almost become second nature for the Penguins at this point. No Crosby, no Malkin; no security in victory. And since it’s become second nature for this club, we’ll include an Orpik injury as well. Heck of a way to pump up your home opener, no? Regardless, It may not be the home opener that those hunting for ratings would be enthralled for...

Capitals-Penguins Preview

With three of the game's brightest stars, a captivating seven-game playoff series, a date in the Winter Classic and even its own HBO reality series, the rivalry between the Washington Capitals and Pittsburgh Penguins has become one of the NHL's best. Without Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin, it also became rather one-sided. Pittsburgh still won't have Crosby but is hopeful...

Penguins blow late lead, lose in shootout

EDMONTON, Alberta -- The Penguins last season got a lot of practice playing -- and doing a fair job of winning -- without top centers Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin.

Without their stars, Pens dump Panthers in opener

Playing without former NHL scoring-champions centers Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin, the Penguins won their third of four games to open the season.

Florida Panthers’ slide against Penguins continues, 4-2

The Panthers failed to get their first 2-0 start since 2005, losing to the Penguins, who were without stars Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin.
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