Chicago Blackhawks vs. Minnesota Wild - Game Three
ST PAUL, MN - MAY 5: Corey Crawford #50 of the Chicago Blackhawks deflects a shot by Torrey Mitchell #17 of the Minnesota Wild during the first period of Game Three of the Western Conference Quarterfinals during the 2013 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Xcel Energy Center on May 5, 2013 in St Paul, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/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