Latest Evgeni Malkin News

Malkin scores twice in return, Penguins defeat Ducks 4-1

Jan. 12, 2022 01:50 AM EST

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Evgeni Malkin couldn't have dreamed up a better return to the Pittsburgh Penguins' lineup. The four-time All-Star and 2012 Hart Trophy winner scored twice and had an assist in his season debut Tuesday night as the surging Penguins rolled to a 4-1 victory over...

Penguins C Malkin nearing return from knee injury

Jan. 10, 2022 18:12 PM EST

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Pittsburgh center Evgeni Malkin could make his season debut on Tuesday night when the Penguins face the Anaheim Ducks. Coach Mike Sullivan said Monday that he anticipates the four-time All-Star and 2012 Hart Trophy winner will be a “game-time” decision as...

Crosby, Rodrigues rally Penguins to 5-3 win over Blues

Jan. 06, 2022 03:04 AM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Penguins have been the NHL’s hottest team for the better part of a month. They struggled early against the St. Louis Blues. Sidney Crosby then took over. Crosby and Evan Rodrigues scored 12 seconds apart in the third period, and the Penguins...

Rodrigues stays hot as streaking Penguins top Montreal 5-2

Dec. 14, 2021 22:37 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Evan Rodrigues always had the tools. A sneaky good shot. Vision. Speed. The tricky part for the Pittsburgh Penguins forward has been putting it all together at the same time. The missing ingredients turned out to be belief and a dash of swagger. Rodrigues is...

McDavid (4 points), Hyman lead Oilers past Penguins 5-2

Dec. 02, 2021 02:14 AM EST

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Connor McDavid had a goal and three assists, Zach Hyman scored twice and the Edmonton Oilers defeated the Pittsburgh Penguins 5-2 on Wednesday night. Kailer Yamamoto and Evan Bouchard also scored for the Oilers (16-5-0), who won their third game...

Red Sox owners reach agreement to buy Pittsburgh Penguins

Nov. 29, 2021 17:09 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Mario Lemieux and Ron Burkle rescued the Pittsburgh Penguins out of bankruptcy more than 20 years ago, a decision that helped turn the team into one of the NHL's marquee franchises. The Penguins' spot in Pittsburgh secure for years to come and with...

Penguins push winning streak to 4, top reeling Canucks 4-1

Nov. 24, 2021 22:34 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Penguins have spent much of the first six weeks of the season grappling with injuries and a COVID-19 outbreak. One of their few constants has been the play of goaltender Tristan Jarry, whose playoff flameout last spring seems to be an...

Big injuries and absences disrupt NHL Thanksgiving benchmark

Nov. 24, 2021 05:01 AM EST

Bruce Boudreau does not believe in the NHL's Thanksgiving rule. Which teams occupied playoff spots on the annual U.S. holiday had long been a strong indicator of who makes and misses the postseason. Recent 82-game seasons have put cracks in that theory, and a number of...

Carter, Jarry lead Penguins to shootout win vs Panthers

Nov. 11, 2021 23:30 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Penguins goalie Tristan Jarry is well aware he's struggled in shootouts this season. Jarry took a significant step forward against the Florida Panthers. Jeff Carter scored the winning goal, Jarry made the deciding save in a...

Devils spoil Crosby's season debut with 4-2 win over Pens

Oct. 30, 2021 23:49 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Jesper Bratt scored on a third-period penalty shot to spoil Sidney Crosby’s season debut and help the New Jersey Devils beat the Pittsburgh Penguins 4-2 on Saturday night. Crosby pulled down Bratt in the slot with three minutes left, leading to the...