LOS ANGELES, CA - JANUARY 11: Ryane Clowe #29 of the San Jose Sharks is checked by Sean O'Donnell #6 of the Los Angeles Kings in the first period at Staples Center on January 11, 2010 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jeff Gross/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