Originally written on Kukla's Korner  |  Last updated 11/14/14

PITTSBURGH - OCTOBER 20: Center Evgeni Malkin #71 of the Pittsburgh Penguins skates with the puck against the St. Louis Blues on October 20, 2009 at Mellon Arena in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)
from the Pittsburgh Penguins website, Penguins center Evgeni Malkin returned to team practice Sunday afternoon at Southpointe, a positive step in his recovery from a diagnosed concussion. “I feel pretty good, had a good practice on the ice,” said Malkin, who has been cleared for contact in practice. “I skated with the team and used a little contact. I feel good.” While it is a positive step in his recovery, there is no timetable for a possible return to game action and the team is proceeding with caution. “It was a good practice, but I need a couple more (before I play),” Malkin said. continued
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