BOSTON, MA - APRIL 8: Jeff Skinner #53 of the Carolina Hurricanes is interviewed during warm ups before the game against the Boston Bruins at the TD Garden on April 8, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Steve Babineau/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