Category: Evgeni Malkin

Matt Cooke, Pittsburgh Penguins Ramped Up Workouts Prior to Deal in Order to be Ready for Season

Thursday, January 17th, 2013

While a deal to end the NHL lockout seemed to be a lost cause to many on the outside, Matt Cooke says a group of the Pittsburgh Penguins had ratcheted up their workouts two weeks prior as they sensed a deal was nearing. Hopefully they're not alone, as the 48-game ...

Dan Bylsma Is Staying Patient with the NHL Lockout but Itching to Get Back on the Ice

Thursday, December 13th, 2012

Another six-hour meeting between the NHL, NHLPA and federal mediators was held on Wednesday. Once again, no progress was made toward a new Collective Bargaining Agreement. This was the first time the two sides met with mediators since Nov. 28 and 29. For head coaches like ...

Evgeni Malkin Likes Being Known as the Best Player in the World, but Knows he Must Prove it in this year’s NHL Playoffs

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2012

Evgeni Malkin is becoming widely regarded as the NHL's greatest player, but that is a debate for another time. Malkin is definitely one of the hottest players in hockey right now, leading the league in points. He also scored a goal in the second period to break a scoreless tie ...

Despite Injuries to Crosby/Malkin, Dan Bylsma Feels The Pens’ Have “Figured out how we are going to win as a team.”

Friday, January 28th, 2011

There's no way getting around injuries in sports at any level of play especially at the professional level. As the Pittsburgh Penguins headed into the 2010-11 NHL season hopes were high in the "Steel City" after coming off a disappointing season that saw the Philadelphia Flyers make it to the ...