NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 06: New York Rangers Alumni Adam Graves, Stephane Matteau, Ryan Hartman and Jay Wells speak to fans during the Youth Hockey Night Forum at Madison Square Garden before the game against the Edmonton Oilers on February 6, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Scott Levy/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