COLUMBUS, OH - DECEMBER 12: Antoine Vermette #50 of the Columbus Blue Jackets skates past a fan's sign asking to marry her during the pre-game warmups prior to the start of their game against the Anaheim Ducks on December 12, 2009 at Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/NHLI via Getty Images)
I remember the first time at Wrigley Field all of us had the long johns, the turtlenecks and the extra equipment because we were afraid of being cold. Halfway through the first period everybody's ripping everything off and we just ended up wearing what we would normally wear for a game at the United Center.
— Chicago Blackhawks forward Patrick Sharp on the 2009 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic