Defenseman Joseph Morrow, Pittsburgh's first-round draft choice, had a goal and an assist, and Pascal Dupuis and Brian Strait also scored for the Penguins, who have won all three of their preseason games. Pittsburgh's Brad Thiessen made 16 saves.
Eric Nystrom had a third-period goal for the Wild, who had won their first three preseason games.
Consol Energy Center was filled by thousands of youth hockey players as part of the Penguins' program in which they distributed 18,000 free tickets to area youth.
Malkin missed the final three months of last season with a torn ACL, but the former NHL scoring champion has five points in two preseason games.
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Arena: CONSOL Energy Center Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Referees: Ian Walsh, Mark Lemelin Linesmen: Jonny Murray, Mark Shewchyk
Attendance: 18,387 (101.7% full)
Team Stat Comparison
Power Play Goals
Power Play Opportunities
Shots on Goal
No scoring this period
Joe Morrow (1)
(Power Play) Assists: Kris Letang, Evgeni Malkin