BOSTON, MA - MARCH 05: Chris Kelly #23 of the Boston Bruins tries to keep the puck from Pascal Dupuis #9 of the Pittsburgh Penguins on March 5, 2011 at the TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Elsa/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