VIDEO: The entire evolution of the NHL in 85 seconds
Bill Streicher / USA TODAY Sports

As summer drags on, NHL hockey seems as far away as ever.

But as this handy video by Fear the Fin editor Ann Frazier demonstrates, the league and its teams have come a long way since the days of the Original Six. They have even given us, among other things, the greatest drawing of a bear humankind has ever known.

Sit back and enjoy the expansion of the NHL from six to 30 teams, and the changes in logos along the way.

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VIDEO: The entire evolution of the NHL in 85 seconds
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