The Pittsburgh Penguins were giving away jerseys for fan appreciation night when Evgeni Malkin gave Sidney Crosby a solid ball-tap. Crosby winced pretty good so you have to believe Malkin got him pretty good. Good to see the Pens so relaxed going into the playoffs.
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After missing the final 11 games of the regular season, Pittsburgh Penguins forward Evgeni Malkin returned to practice Tuesday. Malkin sustained a foot injury on March 23. Malkin said he felt good during the practice, but wouldn’t give any indication that he will play in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Playoffs against the Columbus Blue Jackets on Wednesday. “It seems like...
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The Penguins suffered an NHL-high 529 man-games lost due to injury this season, but centers Evgeni Malkin and Joe Vitale appear poised to return to the lineup, on the eve of their opening-round series with the Columbus Blue Jackets.
Malkin and Vitale participated in full-contact practice Tuesday afternoon...
It has been a few weeks since Evgeni Malkin played for the Pittsburgh Penguins thanks to a foot injury but from the look of things, he might return just in time for the real fun to begin.
Malkin took to the ice with the Penguins on Tuesday and from his account, things went really well. So well that when Game 1 comes on Wednesday against the Blue Jackets, Malkin is expecting he&...
The Pittsburgh Penguins are five years removed from winning the Stanley Cup with Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin as young superstars leading the charge. The future looked so promising then, like by now they’d have won a couple more championships.…Read more →The post Pittsburgh Penguins vs Columbus Blue Jackets: Stanley Cup 2014 first-round preview appeared first on The Hockey Daily.
Defenseman Kris Letang will return to the Pittsburgh Penguins lineup Wednesday night against the Detroit Red Wings at CONSOL Energy Center 10 weeks after suffering a stroke. “Finally some good news regarding injuries, Kris Letang will return to play tonight,” general manager Ray Shero said. “Kris has been bugging me for a little while for a return to play. He feels...
As if there was any doubt as to how things would shake out, the Pittsburgh Penguins put to bed any ideas about them losing their death grip on the Metropolitan Division when they defeated Winnipeg 4-2 on Thursday.
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After a controversial no-goal call late in the third period, the Pittsburgh Penguins fell to the Los Angeles Kings 3-2. It was their third straight loss.
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Penguins head coach Dan Bylsma has announced many injury updates for his team this season. After today’s morning skate, he had another one. Bylsma told the media that center Evgeni Malkin will miss 2-3 weeks with a foot injury. According to Bylsma, the doctors have not indicated if Malkin will need surgery. Malkin injured his foot on his first shift against...