If the season ended today, Evgeni Malkin of the Pittsburgh Penguins would win the Art Ross Trophy for being the NHL scoring champion.

It would be the 12th time in 20 years that a member of the Pens was the league's leading scorer.

2008 Alex Ovechkin Washington Capitals
2007 Sidney Crosby Pittsburgh Penguins
2006 Joe Thornton San Jose Sharks
2004 Martin St. Louis Tampa Bay Lightning
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2002 Jarome Iginla Calgary Flames
2001 Jaromir Jagr Pittsburgh Penguins
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1997 Mario Lemieux Pittsburgh Penguins
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1995 Jaromir Jagr Pittsburgh Penguins
1994 Wayne Gretzky Los Angeles Kings
1993 Mario Lemieux Pittsburgh Penguins
1992 Mario Lemieux Pittsburgh Penguins
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1989 Mario Lemieux Pittsburgh Penguins
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