RALEIGH, NC - JANUARY 29: Alex Ovechkin #8 of the Washington Capitals for Team Staal is interviewed by Heidi Androl of the NHL Network at the Red Carpet Arrivals part of the 2011 NHL All-Star Weekend at the Raleigh Convention Center on January 29, 2011 in Raleigh, North Carolina. (Photo by Bill Wippert/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