Evgeni Malkin News Archive
Malkin had a goal and an assist in Thursday's 3-2 win over the Sharks.
Malkin is looking to put his poor performance in the World Cup of Hockey behind him. "I need a better start because I'm not happy with how I played in the World Cup," Malkin told the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. "I didn't play my game. I'm a little bit (ticked) off, a little bit mad at myself. I've worked hard the past two weeks, and I want to play more with the puck."
Malkin had a goal and an assist in Thursday's 3-2 season-opening win over the Capitals.
Malkin scored one goal and assisted on a second score in Pittsburgh's 5-3 loss Saturday.
Malkin was unhappy with his game after a disappointing performance for Team Russia at the recent World Cup of Hockey despite scoring a goal and adding three assists in four games, reports NHL.com.
Malkin scored his first goal of the World Cup of Hockey in Russia's 3-0 win over Finland on Thursday.