Penguins announce Evgeni Malkin underwent successful surgery on his right knee

The Penguins announced Friday that forward Evgeni Malkin underwent successful surgery on his right knee. Malkin was injured after a collision during the game on March 16 against the Boston Bruins. He was sidelined for the final six weeks of the regular season, as well as Games 1 and 2 of Round One of the Stanley Cup Playoffs.