ST. LOUIS - NOVEMBER 27: T.J. Oshie #74 (L) of the St. Louis Blues presents twelve year old Austin Henning (R) with a Blues jersey signed by the entire team before a game against the Buffalo Sabres on December 27, 2009 at Scottrade Center in St. Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Mark Buckner/NHLI via Getty Images)
After being through it and seeing the other [outdoor] games on TV, just the atmosphere is spectacular. To stand here -- and we are essentially almost on the blue line -- and look up [into the stands] and knowing it is going to be packed and playing our biggest rival in this setting is going to be pretty special.
— Bruins president Cam Neely on the 2016 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic between Boston and Montreal at Gillette Stadium on
Jan. 1, 2016