Evgeni Malkin and the Pittsburgh Penguins were blanked 4-0 by the Montreal Canadiens on Tuesday night.
Evgeni Malkin scored a goal and an assist in Thursday's 3-2 shootout win over the Washington Capitals.
Evgeni Malkin picks up a pair of points in Saturday's pre-season finale.
Evgeni Malkin won't need elbow surgery.
Pittsburgh GM Jim Rutherford said the team isn't looking to trade Evgeni Malkin.
The results of Evgeni Malkin's MRI should be known later this week.
Evgeni Malkin never fully recovered from the elbow injury he sustained on March 11.
Evgeni Malkin scored in his second straight game on Thursday night, but the Penguins fell 4-2 to San Jose in Game 6.
Pittsburgh superstar Evgeni Malkin broke out of his slump with two points Monday night, helping the visiting Penguins down the Sharks 3-1 in the fourth game of the Stanley Cup Final.
Evgeni Malkin still hasn't collected a point in the Stanley Cup Final.
Evgeni Malkin has not had a goal in his last six games and has only one in his last 15 playoff games.
Evgeni Malkin became a father for the first time on Tuesday.
Evgeni Malkin feels much better about his game heading into the Stanley Cup Final.
Evgeni Malkin set up linemate Bryan Rust twice in Game 7 on Thursday night to fuel the Pens to a 2-1 win over Tampa Bay.