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Evgeni Malkin | Center | #71

Team: Pittsburgh Penguins
Age / DOB:  (31) / 7/31/1986
Ht / Wt:  6'3' / 195
Drafted: 2004 / Rd. 1 (2) / PIT
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The NHL assessed Evgeni Malkin a $5,000 fine for spearing Dustin Brown.
The incident occurred during Thursday's game. Malkin wasn't punished during the game itself for his actions. Jan 19 - 4:03 PM

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Evgeni Malkin scored a goal and registered an assist in Pittsburgh's 3-1 win over Los Angeles on Thursday.

Malkin now has three multi-point showings in the span of five games. He's up to 21 goals and 49 points in 44 contests this season. That puts him in a tie for 13th place in the NHL scoring race.
Jan 19 - 9:51 AM

Evgeni Malkin scored a goal in a 5-3 win against Anaheim Wednesday night.

Malkin has only been held off the scoresheet twice in his last eight games. The goal on Wednesday was also the 20th of his campaign. This is the 10th time in his career that he's reached the 20-goal milestone.
Jan 18 - 10:34 AM

Evgeni Malkin scored two goals and added two assists in a 4-1 win over the Detroit Red Wings.

Malkin opened the scoring after Carl Hagelin found him in the slot with a pretty feed. He then scored another goal, this time via a pass from Phil Kessel. Kessel himself finished the game a goal and two assists, while captain Sidney Crosby had a goal and an assist. Malkin is now up to 46 points in 41 games this season, with eight of them coming in his last three games.
Jan 13 - 4:27 PM

Evgeni Malkin notched two goals and an assist, including the overtime winner, in Sunday's 6-5 win over Boston.

Malkin also had five shots on goal in nearly 21 minutes of ice time. He has 17 goals and 42 points in 40 games this season, including seven points in his last five matches.
Jan 7 - 10:35 PM

Evgeni Malkin registered two assists in the Penguins' 5-1 win against Philadelphia on Tuesday.

Malkin has only been held off the scoresheet once in his last four games. He's up to 14 goals and 38 points in 37 contests in 2017-18.
Jan 3 - 8:17 AM

Evgeni Malkin scored Pittsburgh's lone goal in a 4-1 loss to Detroit on Sunday night.

Malkin was OK to play Sunday after he missed Saturday's practice with an illness. He got the Penguins on the board during a second-period power play with his 14th marker of the season. Phil Kessel and Olli Maatta assisted on the tally.
Sun, Dec 31, 2017 10:03:00 PM

Evgeni Malkin (illness) will be available to play Sunday night.

Coach Mike Sullivan said that "Geno is good" after the Penguins center missed practice on Saturday because of an illness. Malkin has 13 goals and 35 points in 35 games this season.
Sun, Dec 31, 2017 02:25:00 PM

Evgeni Malkin missed practice on Saturday due to an illness.

It is not known at this time if Malkin will be well enough to play Sunday. He has 13 goals and 35 points in 35 games this season for the Penguins. If he is not in the lineup, now you know why.
Sun, Dec 31, 2017 09:00:00 AM

Evgeni Malkin scored a goal and added two assists in a 5-4 shootout victory over the Columbus Blue Jackets on Wednesday night.

Malkin has four goals in his last five games. The forward scored one of three Penguins' goals in the third period and recorded two assists to rally the Penguins from 3-1 and 4-2 deficits. Pittsburgh also got goals from Conor Sheary, Phil Kessel, and Jake Guentzel before Malkin and Sidney Crosby scored in the shootout. Malkin is up to 13 goals and 35 points in 34 games this season.
Wed, Dec 27, 2017 10:21:00 PM

Evgeni Malkin scored his 12th goal of the year in a 3-2 shootout win over the Columbus Blue Jackets.

Malkin made a nice play to smack Sidney Crosby's rebound out of mid-air and in behind Bobrovsky to give the Penguins a 2-1 lead with just under five minutes remaining in the third period. Malking has added five-minutes worth of penalties for fighting Nick Foligno. Since missing four games with an upper-body injury, Malkin has picked up 12 points in 10 games, bringing his total to 32 points in 32 games. Patric Hornqvist also scored in the win for the Penguins.
Thu, Dec 21, 2017 11:07:00 PM

Evgeni Malkin scored his 11th goal of the season as the Pittsburgh Penguins fell 4-2 to the Colorado Avalanche on Monday night.

Malkin scored a minute into the third period to cut the lead to one, but the Penguins couldn't complete the comeback. He now has 11 goals and 31 points in 31 games so far this season and has scored in back-to-back games. Malkin continues to be a reliable point-per-game player in his 12th season in the NHL.
Mon, Dec 18, 2017 11:53:00 PM

Evgeni Malkin is on a six-game point streak.

Malkin extended that streak by registering an assist in Monday's 2-1 loss to Colorado. He has nine goals and 28 points in 28 contests this season.
Tue, Dec 12, 2017 06:11:00 AM

Evgeni Malkin looked solid in his return to action Friday night.

He had missed the Panguins' previous four games with an upper-body injury but played welll against the Sabres registering an assist in 15:26 of ice time. Get Malkin in your lineup immediately if you have not already activated him.
Sat, Dec 2, 2017 12:03:00 PM

Evgeni Malkin will play in Friday's game against the Buffalo Sabres.

Malkin missed the previous four games because of an upper-body injury. He has seven goals and 21 points in 22 games this season. He needs to be inserted in all fantasy lineups immediately.
Fri, Dec 1, 2017 06:42:00 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Sidney Crosby
2Evgeni Malkin
3Carter Rowney
4Riley Sheahan
5Jean-Sebastien Dea
LW1Jake Guentzel
2Bryan Rust
3Carl Hagelin
4Tom Kuhnhackl
RW1Phil Kessel
2Patric Hornqvist
3Conor Sheary
4Ryan Reaves
5Dominik Simon
D1Kris Letang
2Justin Schultz
3Brian Dumoulin
4Olli Maatta
5Ian Cole
6Chad Ruhwedel
7Matt Hunwick
8Jamie Oleksiak
G1Matt Murray
2Tristan Jarry
3Casey DeSmith