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#TBT: Henrik Lundqvist's mind-blowing GoPro footage

For his 35th birthday, relive up-close look at Rangers goalie's skills

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You can do plenty of marveling at Henrik Lundqvist from afar, but an up-close look at The King in action will give you another level of appreciation for the New York Rangers goalie.

In 2015, Lundqvist, who celebrates his 35th birthday Thursday, strapped on a GoPro camera and gave viewers a taste of what it takes to be a goalie at the highest level.

Video: GoPro goes on the ice with netminder Henrik Lundqvist

Getting to see Lundqvist's eyes darting around as he anticipates shots is pretty incredible. So is seeing the quickness of his reactions in real time.

Lundqvist wasn't the only NHL player to give fans an intimate look at their world-class skills.

Pittsburgh Penguins forward Sidney Crosby, Chicago Blackhawks forwards Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane, Nashville Predators defenseman P.K. Subban and Vancouver Canucks forwards Henrik and Daniel Sedin were among those featured in the popular web series.

But since it's Lundqvist's birthday, give his episode a few more spins.

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