Things You Might Have Missed:
- Brandon Dubinsky (Blue Jackets) will be out ~6 weeks.
- Bo Horvat (Canucks) injury less serious than originally thought – should be back next week with no conditioning in Utica.
- Nikita Nikitin (Oilers) is cleared to play tomorrow night.
- The first goal of the 2014-2015 season was scored by Max Pacioretty (Canadiens).
- After scoring 0 goals for most of the 2013-2014 season, Alex Burrows is on pace to score 82 – he netted the first Canucks goal tonight.
Sharks now have the Stanley Cup. Sharks and Kings will play Game 9.Sharks embarrassed the Kings on their banner raising night, as per tradition for the Kings.
Graphs & Things: courtesy of hockeystats.ca