Evgeni Malkin News Archive
Malkin scored a goal and added an assist, both of which came on the power play, in Saturday's 3-1 win over the Islanders. His point streak stands at four games and seven points (two goals, five assists).
Malkin is expected to skate at right wing for at least the next two games.
Malkin netted his first goal of the season Saturday while picking up a pair of helpers against the Maple Leafs.
Malkin, who picked up an assist in the Pens' season opener Thursday, finished plus-1 with four PIM in 16:58 TOI against the Ducks.
Coach Mike Johnston confirmed Malkin (undisclosed) would play at right wing in Thursday's season opener against Anaheim, Josh Yohe of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports.
Malkin (undisclosed) practiced Tuesday for the first time this preseason, according to Dave Molinari of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.
Malkin (undisclosed) has skated the last two days, but coach Mike Johnston acknowledged that his absence at practice has lasted "longer than we thought," Dave Molinari of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.
Malkin (undisclosed) is not practicing with the Penguins on Saturday, Dave Molinari of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.
Malkin (undisclosed), who hasn't been cleared to work out, will need to "follow a progression" to get back on the ice, according to coach Mike Johnston.
Malkin (undisclosed) still hasn't skated during training camp, according to Dave Molinari of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.