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Video: Malkin scores impressive goal in return

Dec 9, 2013, 8:55 PM EDT

Understatement: the Pittsburgh Penguins are glad that Evgeni Malkin is playing on Monday … and the Columbus Blue Jackets probably are not.

Everyone else should be grateful, as the all-world center has been making some big plays in a game that’s in progress on NBCSN, with the obvious highlight being his almost-unfair 1-0 goal:

Yup, he looks pretty healthy there. That tally is the 27-year-old’s eight goal and 38th point of the 2013-14 season.

It also ends the Blue Jackets’ shutout streak at 162 minutes and one second, according to the Columbus Dispatch’s Aaron Portzline.

  1. bringbackthevipers - Dec 9, 2013 at 9:30 PM

    Anyone else hear the announcer say “Evgeni Malkin goes coast-to-coast”? Nice goal, but no need for these clowns to pop rainbows into his ass.

  2. lowenni - Dec 9, 2013 at 9:52 PM

    Wow. When healthy and at his best, Malkin is without a doubt the most unstoppable offensive force in the NHL. It seems literally impossible to take the puck from him at times. He really does remind me of 66….

  3. joey4id - Dec 9, 2013 at 9:55 PM

    shortest coast to coast in the history of the game.

  4. bruinsfan1953 - Dec 9, 2013 at 10:20 PM

    He’s a coward

    • theageofquarrel - Dec 9, 2013 at 10:54 PM

      You’re an asshat

    • jpelle82 - Dec 10, 2013 at 9:20 AM

      same coward that put bergeron in his place back in june…

    • basedrum777 - Dec 10, 2013 at 11:31 AM

      And is infinitely more talented than any player on the bruins roster.

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