WINNIPEG, MB - DECEMBER 31: Mark Pysyk #3, Jhonas Enroth #1, Christian Ehrhoff #10, Matt Moulson #26 and Matt Ellis #37 of the Buffalo Sabres take part in the pre-game warm up prior to NHL action against the Winnipeg Jets at the MTS Centre on December 31, 2013 in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. (Photo by Lance Thomson/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