Report: Pens' Evgeni Malkin to miss contest vs. Panthers because of sunburn

Saturday April 13th, 2013

The Pens will be without Evgeni Malkin against the Florida Panthers. (Gregory Shamus/NHL/Getty Images) The Pens will be without Evgeni Malkin against the Florida Panthers. (Gregory Shamus/NHL/Getty Images)

The Pittsburgh Penguins will be without center Evgeni Malkin tonight against the Florida Panthers with what the team calls an "upper-body injury."

But further examination from the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reveals that Malkin may having been sitting in the Florida sun too long saying that it looks like Malkin may have a severe sunburn. The reports also says that Malkin looked fine during this morning's practice.

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