Rotowire: Mar 1 / 5:56a ET
News: Malhotra scored his first goal of the season in Saturday night's 4-0 win over the Maple Leafs.
Impact: The league's best faceoff man is not much of an offensive force. He has just three points (one goal, two assists) in 53 games played.
Rotowire: Feb 19 / 4:22p ET
News: Malhotra will join the lineup for Thursday's game against the Panthers, with Alex Galchenyuk a late scratch due to the flu, TSN's Chantal Machabee reports.
Impact: Malhotra has just one point in 48 appearances this season, averaging 10:40 of ice time per game. He is expected to work as the fourth-line center, and he may be back out of the lineup for Saturday's game against Columbus.