Here are your Puck Headlines: A glorious collection of news and views collected from the greatest blogosphere in sports and the few, the proud, the mainstream hockey media.
-Live near St. Louis? Like Star Wars? Like dressing up as a Star Wars character in public? Then you're in luck because it's "Star Wars Night" as the Blues host Colorado tonight. Anyone in costume can get 50% off a lower bowl ticket for tonight's game. May the force be with you. [Blues]
-Mirtle has a good article on NHL players and how they're using Twitter that's worth checking out. Agent Allan Walsh will be doing a live chat on Tuesday discussing social networking and the marketing of NHL players. [Globe & Mail]
-Sitting 11th in the Western Conference, a 1-5-3 record in their last nine games and goaltender Steve Mason(notes) struggling in his sophomore season, Blue Jackets GM Scott Howson gives head coach Ken Hitchcock a vote of confidence: "Hitch is safe. To suggest otherwise is just ludicrous. It has not even entered anybody's mind. It's not something we'd even consider." [Columbus Dispatch]
-A new NHL statistic is upon us: Points Per Shift. [On Goal Analysis]
-The third annual Hockey Weekend Across America is set for January 29-31. [USA Hockey]
-Bringing corporate sponsorship to the NHL awards and slapping a big giant Nike swoosh on the Stanley Cup. [Hockey Independent]
-Ranking the best managed teams of the past decade. [Bird Watchers Anonymous]