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NHL postpones Winter Classic, All-Star Weekend for this season

Outdoor game in Minnesota, festivities in Florida won't be held due to coronavirus

by NHL Public Relations @PR_NHL

NEW YORK -- The National Hockey League today announced the postponements of the 2021 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic and 2021 Honda NHL All-Star Weekend.

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NHL Insider

Favorite memory of season: 2020 NHL Winter Classic

Staff writer Dan Rosen recalls Texas-themed spectacle when Stars played Predators at Cotton Bowl

by Dan Rosen @drosennhl / NHL.com Senior Writer

Recap: NSH 2, DAL 4

Stars complete comeback to win 2020 Winter Classic

Alexander Radulov scored the go-ahead tally as part of the Stars' four unanswered goals to defeat the Predators, 4-2, in the Winter Classic

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The NHL season was paused on March 12 due to concerns surrounding the coronavirus. During the break in the action, NHL.com writers will each look back at his or her favorite memory of the season so far. Today, senior writer Dan Rosen writes about the 2020 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic at Cotton Bowl Stadium on Jan. 1.

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Best outdoor game debated by NHL.com panel

Inaugural Winter Classic in 2008 among those to air on NBCSN 'Hockey Week in America'

NHL.com @NHLdotcom

The NHL season has been paused because of concerns about the coronavirus, and NBCSN will try to fill the void by reliving some of the best games and moments from the past 12 years.

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Press Release

Blues to play Wild in 2021 NHL Winter Classic

Defending Stanley Cup champs will face Central Division rival at Target Field on Jan. 1

by NHL Public Relations @PR_NHL

2021 Winter Classic matchup set

STL@MIN: Blues will face Wild at 2021 Winter Classic

Twins' legends Joe Mauer and Justin Morneau announce that the Blues will face the Wild during the 2021 Winter Classic at Target Field

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NEW YORK -- The National Hockey League announced today that the Minnesota Wild will face off against the St. Louis Blues in the 2021 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic®. Earlier this month, the NHL announced that the Wild would host the 2021 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic® at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minn., on Jan. 1, 2021; today the League announced the 2019 Stanley Cup champion Blues as the Wild's opponent for the outdoor game.

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All Decade

Event of the Decade: 2014 Winter Classic at Michigan Stadium

Outdoor game between Maple Leafs, Red Wings in front of 105,491 fans selected as best of 2010s

by Nicholas J. Cotsonika @cotsonika / NHL.com Columnist

Event of the Decade: 2014 WC

Event of the Decade: 2014 Winter Classic at Big House

Jan. 1, 2014, Toronto beats Detroit 3-2 in a shootout in front of a record crowd of 105,491 in Winter Classic at Michigan Stadium in Ann Arbor

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In the runup to the unveiling of the NHL First and Second All-Decade Teams on Jan. 24 (6:30 p.m. ET; NBCSN), the NHL will be announcing its best plays, moments, events, coaches and team of the 2010s. 

One selection, chosen by NHL.com and NHL.com International staff members, will be unveiled each day in the runup to the release of the all-decade teams. Today is Event of the Decade, which is the 2014 Winter Classic between the Toronto Maple Leafs and Detroit Red Wings in front of 105,491 fans at Michigan Stadium in Ann Arbor, Michigan on Jan. 1, 2014.

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Road to NHL Winter Classic

'Road to the Winter Classic' final episode goes behind scenes in Dallas

Stars, Predators arrive at in style at Cotton Bowl for big game

by Tracey Myers @Tramyers_NHL / NHL.com Staff Writer

The Dallas Stars and Nashville Predators entered the 2020 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic going in different directions. That theme continued when the Stars defeated the Predators 4-2 at Cotton Bowl Stadium in Dallas on New Year's Day.

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Weekes on the Web

Friday Four: Winter Classic another success

NHL Network's Kevin Weekes also discusses Sabres, Devils, Canucks

by Kevin Weekes @kevinweekes / NHL Network Analyst

Each Friday throughout the season Kevin Weekes will bring you his Friday Four. The former goalie and current NHL Network analyst will be blogging about four players, teams, plays, or trends that have caught his eye.

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Player Safety

Perry to have hearing for actions in Stars game

Forward facing discipline for elbowing against Predators defenseman Ellis

by NHL.com @NHLdotcom

Corey Perry will have a hearing with the NHL Department of Player Safety on Friday.

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NHL Winter Classic

Winter Classic artists Dan + Shay, Midland key to feel of outdoor game

Country acts helped Stars, Predators fans feel at home at Cotton Bowl

by Nicholas J. Cotsonika @cotsonika / NHL.com Columnist

Entertaining the Winter Classic

Creating an entertaining Winter Classic environment

See what goes into creating an entertaining experience for hockey fans at the 2020 NHL Winter Classic at Cotton Bowl Stadium

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The Dallas Stars won 4-2 against the Nashville Predators in the 2020 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic at Cotton Bowl Stadium on Wednesday. In conjunction with the game, NHL.com and NHL Studios have presented "Making of The Winter Classic," a daily behind-the-scenes look at how the annual outdoor event comes together. Today, we focus on how the NHL selects musical artists for big events.

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Short Shifts

Khudobin slides into Stars team picture after Winter Classic win

Dallas goalie made it into front row of photo in style at Cotton Bowl

by Pat Pickens @Pat_Pickens / NHL.com Staff Writer

Anton Khudobin slid into the second half of the NHL season in style.

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