'Worst-kept secret in sports'
Monday, 09.26.2011 / 2:17 PM
Commissioner Gary Bettman, at a podium erected on top of a dugout at Citizens Bank Park, just made official what the commissioner himself called, "the worst-kept secret in sports," that the 2012 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic will be played at 1 p.m. on Jan. 2, 2012, between the
New York Rangers
Dignitaries from both clubs were in attendance, including Rangers
, and Flyers
James van Riemsdyk
. There also were a few hundred Flyers season ticket holders in attendance.
They just showed a great promotional video highlighting the great Rangers-Flyers rivalry, and the Commissioner also confirmed HBO is back on board for another edition of the critically-acclaimed, award-winning "24/7" series.
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