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Malkin is 2nd Penguin to be playoff MVP

Updated: June 13, 2009, 5:44 PM ET
Associated Press

DETROIT -- Mario Lemieux. Evgeni Malkin.

Three Pittsburgh Penguins Stanley Cup championship teams. Two Penguins who won the Conn Smythe Trophy.

The current Penguins are popularly viewed as Sidney Crosby's team, but the player they got as a runner-up prize in the 2004 draft when they didn't get Alex Ovechkin turned out pretty good, too.

Malkin didn't score a goal in the last three games of the finals, but he led all playoff scorers with 36 points -- the most since the Kings' ...

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