- Pittsburgh Penguins rip the Sharks
Chris Kunitz scored twice during a four-goal second period and the Pittsburgh Penguins beat the San Jose Sharks 5-1 on Thursday night for their fifth straight victory.
- Kunitz scores 2, powers Penguins past Sharks 5-1
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Chris Kunitz scored twice during a four-goal second period and the Pittsburgh Penguins beat the San Jose Sharks 5-1 on Thursday night for their fifth straight victory.
- Penguins 5, Sharks 1
PITTSBURGH — The Pittsburgh Penguins notched four goals in a span of 7:03 in the second period en route to a 5-1 win over the San Jose Sharks on Thursday. Penguins left winger Chris Kunitz scored two goals and center Sidney Crosby added three assists to lead Pittsburgh to the win even though it was without superstar center Evgeni Malkin because of a lower-body injury. The Sharks came into the …
- Game of the Week: San Jose Sharks at Pittsburgh Penguins
It's the San Jose Sharks visiting the Pittsburgh Penguins in ESPN.com's Game of the Week.
- Evgeni Malkin Injury: Updates on Penguins Star's Status and Return
Pittsburgh Penguins superstar center Evgeni Malkin , who ranks second in the NHL behind teammate Sidney Crosby with 37 points, will miss Thursday night's showdown with the San Jose Sharks due to a lower-body injury. Head coach Dan Bylsma said Malkin wouldn't play tonight, but provided no further information about a possible return to the lineup: Malkin will not be playing tonight vs. San Jose …
- Penguins' Malkin day-to-day
Pittsburgh Penguins center Evgeni Malkin is considered day-to-day with a lower body injury.
- Evgeni Malkin injury: Penguins center day-to-day with lower body injury
Evgeni Malkin will not play for the Pittsburgh Penguins on Thursday night due to a lower body injury. The Pittsburgh Penguins were already going to have their hands full on Thursday night when they hosted the San Jose Sharks , perhaps the best team in the NHL through the first two months of the season.