View Full Version : Penguins star Malkin angry after Russia's flameout at Olympics

02-26-2014, 06:33 PM
Evgeni Malkin tried to leave the Olympics behind a week ago.

Instead of staying for the closing ceremony in Sochi, Russia, Malkin caught a flight to Moscow, where he owns an apartment, the morning after Team Russia was eliminated from the Olympic men's hockey tournament.

He returned to Pittsburgh on Monday and practiced with the Penguins (http://triblive.com/sports/penguins/) at Consol Energy Center (http://www.consolenergycenter.com/) on Tuesday. His demeanor was unmistakable to longtime teammates.

“Angry,” James Neal said of his regular center with the Penguins.............

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