BUFFALO, NY - SEPTEMBER 25: Derek Roy of the Buffalo Sabres signs autographs for fans during a red carpet arrival for players before playing the Toronto Maple Leafs at HSBC Arena on September 25, 2010 in Buffalo, New York. (Photo by Rick Stewart/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