PITTSBURGH, PA - MAY 24: Evgeni Malkin #71 of the Pittsburgh Penguins handles the puck against Kyle Turris #7 of the Ottawa Senators in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Semifinals during the 2013 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Consol Energy Center on May 24, 2013 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Last game, he used speed to beat (defenders) one on one ... He looked comfortable, was hitting. When ‘Nealer' does that, (his) confidence is good. Forwards need confidence to score. He has confidence now. Soon he will score. Soon.
We came out with the right mentality, putting pucks in deep and getting in on the forecheck, and we were rewarded with a power play and a forecheck goal [by Evgeni Malkin]. We need to do more of that.
He said, 'I've only played the left.' I said, 'That's great. That just means for four or five minutes a game, you won't be playing with Evgeni Malkin and Sidney Crosby.' He circled back around and said, 'Hey, I'll try the right,'More quotes »
Sidney Crosby has 5 assists as Penguins rout Islanders
Kunitz recorded a hat trick and the Islanders were barely ever in a 6-1 loss, even with the Penguins missing their No. 1A star, Evgeni Malkin .The Islanders dropped back below .500 and erased some of the progress they made during a 3-0-2 stretch to finish Read more »
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Penguins too mighty for Senators
In Game 1 the Senators held Sidney Crosby scoreless, but were killed by Pittsburgh’s special teams. In Game 2 they held Evgeni Malkin to a second assist on a power play, but Crosby had a hat trick in the first 21:15. In Game 3 they kept both Crosby and Malkin 5/24/13 from Canada.com Read more »
Recap: Pittsburgh vs. Ottawa
against the Islanders, stopped 29 shots to improve to 6-1 in this postseason. Kris Letang had a goal and two assists while Evgeni Malkin gave a goal and an assist for the Penguins, who will face the winner of the New York Rangers/Boston Bruins series in the 5/24/13 from Miami Herald Read more »
Penguins outclass Senators
24, 2013, in Pittsburgh. (Gene J. Puskar/AP) Ottawa Senators goalie Craig Anderson lets in a goal by Pittsburgh Penguins' Evgeni Malkin during the second period in Game 5 of their NHL Eastern Conference semi-final series in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania May 24, 5/24/13 from Globe and Mail Read more »
Penguins rip Ottawa 6-2, move to conference finals
6-2 on Friday night in Game 5 of the Eastern conference semifinals to take the best-of-seven series 4-1. Kris Letang, Evgeni Malkin and Brenden Morrow also scored, and Tomas Vokoun made 29 saves as top-seeded Pittsburgh strolled to the next round. The Penguins 5/24/13 from Denver Post Read more »
Malkin Helps Pens To East Finals Friday
Friday night. (Updated 5/24/13) No information available at this time (Updated 5/25/13). Even with a mini-scoring drought, Evgeni Malkin has netted four goals and 16 points in the playoffs, one point behind Boston's David Krejci for the league lead. (Updated 5/24/13 from CBS Sports Read more »