|May 24 5:16 AM PT6:16 AM MT7:16 AM CT8:16 AM ET12:16 GMT20:16 5:16 AM MST7:16 AM EST16:16 UAE8:16 ETNaN:� BRT - Malkin scored in Pittsburgh's 2-1 loss to the Senators in Game 6 of the East finals.
Analysis: It was the 153rd career playoff point in 142 games for Malkin - three back of Sidney Crosby for second among active players behind Jaromir Jagr - who had been jarring with Hoffman a few minutes earlier.
|May 22 5:33 AM PT6:33 AM MT7:33 AM CT8:33 AM ET12:33 GMT20:33 5:33 AM MST7:33 AM EST16:33 UAE8:33 ETNaN:� BRT - Malkin had three assists in Sunday's Game 5 rout of the Senators.
Analysis: He had two points in the series heading into this contest.
|May 16 5:14 AM PT6:14 AM MT7:14 AM CT8:14 AM ET12:14 GMT20:14 5:14 AM MST7:14 AM EST16:14 UAE8:14 ETNaN:� BRT - Malkin assisted on Phil Kessel's winner Monday in the 1-0 victory in Game 2.
Analysis: He's recorded 14 assists and 20 points in the playoffs.
|May 2 7:50 AM PT8:50 AM MT9:50 AM CT10:50 AM ET14:50 GMT22:50 7:50 AM MST9:50 AM EST18:50 UAE10:50 ETNaN:� BRT - Malkin had a goal and an assist in the Penguins' 3-2 overtime loss to the Capitals on Monday.
Analysis: Malkin is the postseason's leader with 15 points (11 assists) and he may need to step up even more with Sidney Crosby's uncertain status.
|Apr. 30 9:10 AM PT10:10 AM MT11:10 AM CT12:10 PM ET16:10 GMT0:10 9:10 AM MST11:10 AM EST20:10 UAE12:10 ETNaN:� BRT - Malkin had a goal with an assist in Game 2 on Saturday.
Analysis: He has three goals and 10 assists in the postseason.
|Apr. 21 1:32 PM PT2:32 PM MT3:32 PM CT4:32 PM ET20:32 GMT4:32 1:32 PM MST3:32 PM EST0:32 UAE (+1)16:32 ETNaN:� BRT - Malkin contributed three assists to Pittsburgh's series-clinching 5-2 win over Columbus in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference's opening round.
Analysis: Missing the regular season's final month certainly didn't hinder Malkin's effectiveness, as he racked up a team-high 11 points (2 goals, 9 assists) while recording at least one in all five games. If the sometimes injury-prone center can remain healthy, the Penguins are going to be a tough postseason out once again.
|Apr. 17 11:37 AM PT12:37 PM MT1:37 PM CT2:37 PM ET18:37 GMT2:37 11:37 AM MST1:37 PM EST22:37 UAE14:37 ETNaN:� BRT - Malkin had a goal and two assists as the Penguins beat the Blue Jackets 5-4 to take a 3-0 series lead Sunday.
Analysis: Malkin now has two goals and four assists in the series for the Penguins, whose top-level talent appears to be overwhelming Columbus.
|Apr. 13 1:59 PM PT2:59 PM MT3:59 PM CT4:59 PM ET20:59 GMT4:59 1:59 PM MST3:59 PM EST0:59 UAE (+1)16:59 ETNaN:� BRT - Malkin made a big impact in his return from a shoulder injury, assisted on a pair of goals to help the Penguins to a 3-1 win over Columbus in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference quarterfinals.
Analysis: Malkin showed absolutely no rust from a layoff of nearly a month. After producing six goals and 12 assists in 23 games during Pittsburgh's Stanley Cup run of last year, the All-Star center appears primed to be a postseason factor once again.
|Mar. 17 7:34 AM PT8:34 AM MT9:34 AM CT10:34 AM ET14:34 GMT22:34 7:34 AM MST9:34 AM EST18:34 UAE10:34 ETNaN:� BRT - Malkin (shoulder) will be in the lineup when the Penguins host Columbus in Wednesday's Game 1 of the Eastern Conference quarterfinals.
Analysis: It was assumed the Penguins were holding out the difference-making center in order to get him close to 100 percent for the playoffs. Malkin put together another outstanding regular season, amassing 33 goals and 39 assists in 62 games, but hasn't played since March 15.
|Mar. 9 7:41 AM PT8:41 AM MT9:41 AM CT10:41 AM ET15:41 GMT23:41 8:41 AM MST10:41 AM EST19:41 UAE10:41 ETNaN:� BRT - Malkin scored his 30th and 31st goals had a ''Gordie Howe hat trick'' - a goal, an assist and a fight Wednesday to help the Pittsburgh Penguins beat the Winnipeg Jets 7-4 for their third win in a row.
Analysis: Malkin has five goals and three assists over his last three games and is now tied with Sidney Crosby for the team lead with 70 points.
|Mar. 6 8:57 AM PT9:57 AM MT10:57 AM CT11:57 AM ET16:57 GMT0:57 9:57 AM MST11:57 AM EST20:57 UAE11:57 ETNaN:� BRT - Malkin had a goal and an assist in Sunday's 4-3 comeback win over the Sabres.
Analysis: With three goals and two assists in his last two games, Malkin is now within two points of Sidney Crosby for the team lead (69). Pittsburgh embarks on a season-long five-game road trip through western Canada and Philadelphia before its next home game March 17 against New Jersey. The trip begins Wednesday in Winnipeg, and Malkin has two assists in five career games there.
|Mar. 3 7:17 PM PT8:17 PM MT9:17 PM CT10:17 PM ET3:17 GMT11:17 8:17 PM MST10:17 PM EST7:17 UAE (+1)22:17 ETNaN:� BRT - Malkin had two goals with an assist Friday.
Analysis: He had three points in his previous five games.
|Feb. 21 6:54 PM PT7:54 PM MT8:54 PM CT9:54 PM ET2:54 GMT10:54 7:54 PM MST9:54 PM EST6:54 UAE (+1)21:54 ETNaN:� BRT - Malkin scored his 25th goal of the season and picked up six penalty minutes in Tuesday's victory at Carolina.
Analysis: Malkin has been becoming familiar with the penalty box, having amassed 18 minutes of infraction time over his last seven games. That hasn't stopped the All-Star center from producing, as he's now posted three goals and three assists in five games since returning from a lower-body injury.
|Feb. 19 2:44 PM PT3:44 PM MT4:44 PM CT5:44 PM ET22:44 GMT6:44 3:44 PM MST5:44 PM EST2:44 UAE (+1)17:44 ETNaN:� BRT - Malkin had a rare pointless game Sunday in a loss to Detroit.
Analysis: Malkin failed to record a point for only the second time in 12 games. He has eight goals and eight assists in that span. With 59 points in 50 games, the big Russian is on pace for his best season since he had 109 points in 2011-12.
|Feb. 17 5:53 PM PT6:53 PM MT7:53 PM CT8:53 PM ET1:53 GMT9:53 6:53 PM MST8:53 PM EST5:53 UAE (+1)20:53 ETNaN:� BRT - Malkin had an assist Friday in Columbus.
Analysis: That gave him five points in three games since returning from a lower-body injury that cost him three weeks.
|Feb. 16 7:38 PM PT8:38 PM MT9:38 PM CT10:38 PM ET3:38 GMT11:38 8:38 PM MST10:38 PM EST7:38 UAE (+1)22:38 ETNaN:� BRT - In his second game back from a lower-body injury, Malkin contributed a goal and an assist while finishing a plus-2 in the Penguins' overtime win over Winnipeg on Thursday.
Analysis: Malkin also had one of each while ending a plus-2 in Tuesday's return from a three-week absence. The six-time All-Star has been close to unstoppable when healthy, having accumulated an impressive 16 goals and 24 assists over his last 28 games.
|Jan. 25 11:09 AM PT12:09 PM MT1:09 PM CT2:09 PM ET19:09 GMT3:09 12:09 PM MST2:09 PM EST23:09 UAE14:09 ETNaN:� BRT - Malkin showed no rust in his return from a three-week absence, producing a goal and an assist to help the Penguins to Tuesday's 4-0 win over Vancouver.
Analysis: The All-Star center picked up right where he left off before incurring a lower-body injury that caused him to miss seven games. Malkin has been sensational when on the ice, having racked up 15 goals and 24 assists in 28 games since late November.
|Jan. 23 7:18 AM PT8:18 AM MT9:18 AM CT10:18 AM ET15:18 GMT23:18 8:18 AM MST10:18 AM EST19:18 UAE10:18 ETNaN:� BRT - Malkin had two assists Sunday.
Analysis: He has 11 points during a seven-game point streak.
|Jan. 21 6:38 AM PT7:38 AM MT8:38 AM CT9:38 AM ET14:38 GMT22:38 7:38 AM MST9:38 AM EST18:38 UAE9:38 ETNaN:� BRT - Malkin extended his point streak to six games with a goal and an assist in Friday's 7-1 win at Carolina.
Analysis: The All-Star center has six goals and three assists during his current tear and continues to be nearly automatic during his excellent 2016-17 season. Second in the NHL with 52 points, Malkin has delivered a league-high 35 (14 goals, 21 assists) in 25 games since Nov. 25.
|Jan. 18 7:37 PM PT8:37 PM MT9:37 PM CT10:37 PM ET3:37 GMT11:37 8:37 PM MST10:37 PM EST7:37 UAE (+1)22:37 ETNaN:� BRT - Malkin continue his production with an assist in a win at Montreal on Wednesday.
Analysis: The star forward has nine goals and eight assists in his last 13 games. Malkin has 50 points in 44 games after he totaled 58 in 57 last season.
|Jan. 14 6:27 PM PT7:27 PM MT8:27 PM CT9:27 PM ET2:27 GMT10:27 7:27 PM MST9:27 PM EST6:27 UAE (+1)21:27 ETNaN:� BRT - Malkin got his 18th goal of the season early in the second period in Saturday's loss to Detroit.
Analysis: Malkin has recorded at least one point in nine of 11 games, tallying six goals and seven assists. The Penguins host the Capitals on Monday, and Malkin scored in a loss at Washington on Wednesday.
|Jan. 12 8:35 AM PT9:35 AM MT10:35 AM CT11:35 AM ET16:35 GMT0:35 9:35 AM MST11:35 AM EST20:35 UAE11:35 ETNaN:� BRT - Malkin registered a power-play goal in Wednesday's loss at Washington.
Analysis: Each of Malkin's last three goals have come on the power play and within Pittsburgh's past five games. Since Nov. 26, the star Russian's 26 points (nine goals, 17 assists) in 19 games are tied with teammate Sidney Crosby for the most in the NHL.
|Dec. 31 8:50 PM PT9:50 PM MT10:50 PM CT11:50 PM ET4:50 GMT12:50 9:50 PM MST11:50 PM EST8:50 UAE23:50 ETNaN:� BRT - After recording an assist earlier in the game, Malkin scored 1:54 into overtime to give the Penguins a 4-3 win over Montreal on Saturday.
Analysis: Tied with Connor McDavid for the NHL lead with 43 points, Malkin has amassed a league-best 25 in 17 games since Nov. 26. The Russian standout now has three multi-point efforts in his last four contests and has shown no signs of slowing down.
|Dec. 27 6:24 PM PT7:24 PM MT8:24 PM CT9:24 PM ET2:24 GMT10:24 7:24 PM MST9:24 PM EST6:24 UAE (+1)21:24 ETNaN:� BRT - Malkin had a goal and an assist in Tuesday's win at New Jersey.
Analysis: Malkin became just the fourth Penguin to collect 800 points, joining Mario Lemieux, Jaromir Jagr and Sidney Crosby. With 41 points, Malkin has a shot at his first 100-point season since he had 109 in 2011-12.
|Dec. 24 7:28 AM PT8:28 AM MT9:28 AM CT10:28 AM ET15:28 GMT23:28 8:28 AM MST10:28 AM EST19:28 UAE10:28 ETNaN:� BRT - Malkin had two assists in the Penguins' 4-1 win over the Devils on Friday.
Analysis: That's two goals and four assists for Malkin in the last four games.
|Dec. 21 8:07 AM PT9:07 AM MT10:07 AM CT11:07 AM ET16:07 GMT0:07 9:07 AM MST11:07 AM EST20:07 UAE11:07 ETNaN:� BRT - Malkin had a goal and two assists and the Penguins overwhelmed the Rangers late in a 7-2 romp on Tuesday night that gave the defending Stanley Cup champions a share of the division lead.
Analysis: Malkin has six goals and 13 assists in his last 12 games.
|Dec. 18 7:11 AM PT8:11 AM MT9:11 AM CT10:11 AM ET15:11 GMT23:11 8:11 AM MST10:11 AM EST19:11 UAE10:11 ETNaN:� BRT - Malkin scored for the Penguins in Saturday's loss to the Leafs.
Analysis: Malkin has 13 goals and 21 assists in 32 games so far this season.
|Dec. 15 7:18 AM PT8:18 AM MT9:18 AM CT10:18 AM ET15:18 GMT23:18 8:18 AM MST10:18 AM EST19:18 UAE10:18 ETNaN:� BRT - Malkin finished with an assist in Wednesday's overtime win over the Bruins.
Analysis: Malkin has at least one point in 13 consecutive home games. The Bruins went over the 40-shot total for the sixth time.
|Dec. 13 8:59 AM PT9:59 AM MT10:59 AM CT11:59 AM ET16:59 GMT0:59 9:59 AM MST11:59 AM EST20:59 UAE11:59 ETNaN:� BRT - Malkin had two assists in the Penguins' 7-0 rout of the Coyotes on Tuesday.
Analysis: Malkin has four goals and 12 assists in his last eight games.
|Dec. 10 7:21 PM PT8:21 PM MT9:21 PM CT10:21 PM ET3:21 GMT11:21 8:21 PM MST10:21 PM EST7:21 UAE (+1)22:21 ETNaN:� BRT - Malkin's second power-play goal of the night snapped a third-period tie and lifted the Penguins to Saturday's 4-3 win at Tampa Bay.
Analysis: Malkin came in with only two goals over his previous seven games, though he's piled up nine assists during that span. Always an offensive force when healthy, he's managed to do just that thus far while compiling 30 points in 28 games.
|Dec. 4 9:11 AM PT10:11 AM MT11:11 AM CT12:11 PM ET17:11 GMT1:11 10:11 AM MST12:11 PM EST21:11 UAE12:11 ETNaN:� BRT - Malkin had two assists in the Penguins' win over the Red Wings on Saturday.
Analysis: Malkin pushed his point streak to five games, tallying a goal with seven assists in that span.
|Dec. 1 6:52 PM PT7:52 PM MT8:52 PM CT9:52 PM ET2:52 GMT10:52 7:52 PM MST9:52 PM EST6:52 UAE (+1)21:52 ETNaN:� BRT - Malkin had an assist Thursday to extend his point streak to four games.
Analysis: He has a goal and five assists over that span.
|Nov. 26 7:30 PM PT8:30 PM MT9:30 PM CT10:30 PM ET3:30 GMT11:30 8:30 PM MST10:30 PM EST7:30 UAE (+1)22:30 ETNaN:� BRT - Malkin assisted on three goals in Saturday's 4-3 shootout win over New Jersey.
Analysis: It was the first multi-assist came since March 11 at Columbus for Malkin, who has gone seven games without a goal. He has registered 22 shots in those seven games.
|Nov. 25 4:29 PM PT5:29 PM MT6:29 PM CT7:29 PM ET0:29 GMT8:29 5:29 PM MST7:29 PM EST4:29 UAE (+1)19:29 ETNaN:� BRT - Malkin had an assist for the third time in his last four games Friday.
Analysis: However, those are his only points in his last six contests.
|Nov. 19 7:44 PM PT8:44 PM MT9:44 PM CT10:44 PM ET3:44 GMT11:44 8:44 PM MST10:44 PM EST7:44 UAE (+1)22:44 ETNaN:� BRT - Malkin assisted on Sidney Crosby's goal and had two more penalty minutes Saturday.
Analysis: Malkin avoided going three straight games without a point for the first time this season. He's racked up 14 penalty minutes over his last four games.
|Nov. 13 8:52 AM PT9:52 AM MT10:52 AM CT11:52 AM ET16:52 GMT0:52 9:52 AM MST11:52 AM EST20:52 UAE11:52 ETNaN:� BRT - Malkin extended his point streak to four games with a power-play goal in Saturday's 4-1 win over Toronto.
Analysis: The game-changing center now has at least one point in eight of his last nine contests, amassing an impressive six goals and four assists over that span.
|Nov. 3 6:09 AM PT7:09 AM MT8:09 AM CT9:09 AM ET13:09 GMT21:09 6:09 AM MST8:09 AM EST17:09 UAE9:09 ETNaN:� BRT - Malkin scored in his third straight game Wednesday.
Analysis: He has four goals in his last three games.
|Oct. 30 7:22 AM PT8:22 AM MT9:22 AM CT10:22 AM ET14:22 GMT22:22 7:22 AM MST9:22 AM EST18:22 UAE10:22 ETNaN:� BRT - Malkin's second goal of the night - and 300th of his career - snapped a third-period tie and lifted the Penguins to a 5-4 victory at rival Philadelphia on Saturday.
Analysis: Healthy after missing portions of last season with injuries, Malkin has racked up five goals and five assists through the defending Stanley Cup champions' first nine games. The star center has three goals and two helpers over a three-game point streak.
|Oct. 27 6:22 PM PT7:22 PM MT8:22 PM CT9:22 PM ET1:22 GMT9:22 6:22 PM MST8:22 PM EST5:22 UAE (+1)21:22 ETNaN:� BRT - Malkin had a goal and an assist in the third period Thursday in a 4-2 win over the Islanders.
Analysis: Malkin has three goals and five assists this season - all coming in six home games. He has no points in two road contests.
|Oct. 21 9:01 AM PT10:01 AM MT11:01 AM CT12:01 PM ET16:01 GMT0:01 9:01 AM MST11:01 AM EST20:01 UAE12:01 ETNaN:� BRT - Malkin continued his strong start to the season by recording a goal and an assist during a third-period rally that lifted the Penguins to Thursday's 3-2 win over San Jose.
Analysis: The playmaking center got back on track after being held without a point over the previous two games. Malkin now has five points through Pittsburgh's first five contests to help the defending Stanley Cup champs withstand Sidney Crosby's absence.
|Oct. 14 7:53 AM PT8:53 AM MT9:53 AM CT10:53 AM ET14:53 GMT22:53 7:53 AM MST9:53 AM EST18:53 UAE10:53 ET11:53 BRT - Malkin helped offset Sidney Crosby's absence by notching a goal and an assist in Thursday's 3-2 shootout win over Washington.
Analysis: The standout center picked up right where he left off during his injury-shortened 2015-16 campaign, when he amassed 27 points over his final 21 games. Malkin should continue to pile up excellent numbers in Pittsburgh's dangerous offense when he's on the ice. As always, the question is whether or not the 30-year-old can stay healthy.