Here is the big highlights of what has happened in the first 32 games of the 2014-15 NHL season for those of you who were too busy to catch everything that is going on in the league.
NOTE: I converted all GIFs to GFYs to save everyone as much as possible on data.
Sunday October 5th 2014
- P.K. Subban admits that he farts in front of goalies to throw them off their game.
- Montreal Canadiens trade Peter Budaj and Patrick Holland to the Winnipeg jets for Eric Tangradi.
- Jeff Skinner is out with a concussion.
Monday October 6th 2014
- New York Rangers name Ryan McDonagh Captain.
- Columbus Blue Jackets sign Ryan Johansen to a 3-year $12 million contract.
- Ilya Bryzgalov is released from Professional Tryout with the Minnesota Wild.
- Florida Panthers name Willie Mitchell as Captain.
- Summary of player changes on NHL Cut Day.
Tuesday October 7th 2014
Wednesday October 8th 2014
- The new camera angles are awesome!
- Most of the angles:
- Tommy Wingels with a beauty of a low-percentage goal. Credit: Reddit user bmac39 for the gfy
Thursday October 9th 2014
- Toronto Maple Leags claim Panik off waivers, send Troy Bodie and Josh Leivo to Toronto Marlies.
- BOBROVSKI, YOU ARE BACK ON THE FORCE! Credit: Reddit user rollhr for original gif
- Kaner shaking off the rust, and any doubt in his abilities. Credit: Reddit user murtburternie for original gif
- Zach Parise never quits. Credit: Reddit user schlinker for original gif
- Henrik Sedin works hard for an Empty Net Goal. Credit: Reddit user BetterCallStaal (#usernameoftheyear) for the original gif.
- For just the 6th time in NHL history, all 30 teams played on Saturday.
- Alex Galchenyuk with some dirty deeds to get past Holtby. Credit to Reddit user kIose for the gfy.
Friday October 10th 2014:
- Chris Pronger officially joins NHL Department of Player Safety.
- McDavid watch – 16 points in 5 games.
Saturday October 11th 2014:
- Evander Kane is out for two weeks with a lower body injury.
- Darcy Kuemper is the first goalie to start a season with back-to-back shutouts since Roberto Luongo since 2005.
- Tanner Pearson steals the puck and sends it top shelf on Devan Dubnyk.
- Devan Dubnyk redeeming himself with this great poke check on Jeff Carter.
- Brian Elliot with a great desperation save.
- Ryan Getzlaf going top shelf to win the game against Detroit.
- Sergei Bobrovski with an amazing toe save on Martin St. Louis.
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