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Pittsburgh Penguins' Evgeni Malkin (71) falls to the ice, losing control of the puck, under pressure from Tampa Bay Lightning's Steven Stamkos (91) in the second period of an NHL hockey game, Saturday, March 22, 2014, in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

Pittsburgh Penguins' Evgeni Malkin (71) falls to the ice, losing control of the puck, under pressure from Tampa Bay Lightning's Steven Stamkos (91) in the second period of an NHL hockey game, Saturday, March 22, 2014, in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

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