Malkin reaches milestone in Pens’ ninth straight win
PITTSBURGH | Evgeni Malkin collected three assists, reaching 500 career points in the process, leading the Pittsburgh Penguins to a 5-2 win over the Boston Bruins on Sunday.
Malkin has a league-leading 84 points, two more than Tampa Bay’s Steven Stamkos, in the race for the NHL scoring championship. The Penguins have won nine straight. They had an eight-game winning streak from Jan. 13 to 31.