Malkin ‘looks strong, fit, in shape, hungry’ for Penguins at age 36

Malkin 'looks strong, fit, in shape, hungry' for Penguins at age 36

CRANBERRY, Pa. — Evgeni Malkin trusts his game. So do the Pittsburgh Penguins. But if anyone doubts the 36-year-old center, he said he welcomes the chance to prove them wrong. “I believe in myself,” Malkin said when training camp opened Thursday. “I’m still a good player. I believe in myself. I believe in my teammates. … Read more

Chara’s Character Helped Shape a Culture

Chara's Character Helped Shape a Culture

BOSTON – Cam Neely knows all too well what it means to play through pain. His career was cut short by knee and hip injuries that hampered his ability to stay on the ice during the latter half of his 13-year career and ultimately forced him to retire at only 31. As such, there is … Read more