In the NBA, "gone fishin'" is a bad thing.

In hockey, it's a conduit for awesomeness. Case-in-point: the maritime adventures of Pittsburgh Penguins star center Evgeni Malkin, who recently took to the sea and snagged a pair of quite sizable fish:

Then Malkin decided to go diving ...

... where he found WHOA WATCH OUT EVGENI IT'S HUGE!!!!

Turns out that's just a whale shark, which is not a known danger to humans. In truth, this isn't even close Malkin's must frightening run-in with a Shark.

Evgeni MalkinAP Photo/Gene J. Puskar

And hey, at least Malkin didn't actually ride the whale shark like this guy.

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