Pittsburgh Penguins Forward Evgeni Malkin after the match with “Arizona Coyotes” (4: 3 B) shared his impressions of reaching a clean third place in terms of assists for “penguins” (642). Russian bypassed the legendary Jaromira Jagra (640).
“At last. Jagr still plays and scored almost 2000 points. Too much for me. Jagr is an incredible hockey player who played in Pittsburgh and was loved here. He won the Stanley Cup twice, became the owner of all personal trophies. I am pleased to be with him in the same company.
Today we fought in every shift. We have a great team. Today the game was not very beautiful, but we agree on two points, ”the official website of the NHL quotes Malkin.
Malkin went on to clean third in the list of top assistants in Pittsburgh history