View Full Version : Penguins Notebook: Malkin will re-introduce himself to the Bruins

06-01-2013, 09:36 AM
Center Evgeni Malkin missed the Penguins' three regular-season games against Boston, all wins, because of injuries. So maybe he can sneak up on the Bruins in the Eastern Conference final, which opens tonight at Consol Energy Center.

Malkin smiled at that suggestion, but he wasn't biting.

"It's a physical team, very fast, always a tough team," he said of Boston after practice Friday.

"But we beat them three times this year. I watched all three games. I hope I help my team win again."

Malkin led the playoffs in scoring and won the Conn Smythe Trophy as postseason MVP when the Penguins won the Stanley Cup in 2009. Coach Dan Bylsma said he remembers that Malkin hit his stride in the conference final...............

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