Examining Evgeni Malkin’s return in Game 3 win

After missing the first two games of the Pittsburgh Penguins First Round series with the New York Islanders, Evgeni Malkin was back in the lineup for their 5-4 Game 3 win on Thursday night. Getting a player like Malkin back in the middle of a playoff series is a potential game-changer because, well, he is Evgeni Malkin and a slam dunk Hall of Famer.