“Quite frankly I haven’t really been watching games. I’ve been following the scores, but I haven’t been watching games. From my perspective, I just really need to focus on how am I feeling, how everything goes with me and then if everything goes good, I’m going to jump in to play. Definitely the pressure is on, but first of all I want to feel confident in my body and … so far everything is going well.”
– Minnesota’s Marian Gaborik who says he expects to return from a hip injury at the end of March.