PHILADELPHIA (January 1, 2012) -- The National Hockey League today announced that tomorrow's 2012 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic will start at 3 p.m., ET (NBC,CBC,RDS). The game originally was scheduled for 1 p.m., ET.
The revised start time decision was based on tomorrow’s weather forecast and should offer optimal game conditions for players and fans. Click here
as the NHL Network explains why the the game time was changed for the NHL Winter Classic.
All tickets to the 2012 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic will continue to be honored and all ticket-holder agreement language remains unchanged.The following is a revised timeline for fans based on the 3 p.m., ET start time:
* Sports Complex Parking Lots will open at 9 a.m., ET
* Spectator Plaza will operate from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., ET.
* Gates to Citizens Bank Park will open at 1 p.m., ET
*All new Fan Zone powered by Reebok at the Wells Fargo Center will be open from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. ET. Get 15% off your purchase on Monday, January 2, 2012 only. Excludes jerseys, lettering and memorabilia.