Here are your Evening Puck Headlines and Previews: A glorious collection of news and views collected from the greatest blogosphere in sports and the few, the proud, the mainstream hockey media.
-Marian Gaborik stated today his intentions of returning to the lineup on Sunday when the Wild take on Edmonton. One last-ditch effort to cling to his desire of a big money contract? Wild Nation would like to see Gabby sign a short-term deal with Minnesota to help build his value back up. [Russo's Rants]
The top sports headlines of the day
-After going 4-6-1 in their last 11 games, the Sharks called a 90 minutes meeting before practice yesterday. Will they vent their frustrations out on Nashville tonight? [NHL]
-The Overlooked All-Stars brought to you by Mike Dell. [LCS Hockey]
-For you college hockey junkies, here's the "PairWise Predictor 2009" to help you figure out who's making the NCAA tournament. [USCHO]
-Unlike a spurned ex-girlfriend who will slice a hole in your car tires, spread nasty rumors, or even cooking your beloved pet rabbit, Pittsburgh's Chris Kunitz has used rejection to further along his hockey career. [Tribune-Review]
-Finally, the TSN crew debate the Hart Trophy winner: Malkin or Ovechkin (more on this tomorrow):