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Blackhawks unveil Winter Classic jersey

Uniforms for New Year's Day game against Bruins pay homage to first Stanley Cup championship team of 1934

by NHL.com @NHLdotcom / NHL.com

The Chicago Blackhawks unveiled their uniform for the 2019 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic, to be played against the Boston Bruins at Notre Dame Stadium on Jan. 1.

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Bruins unveil Winter Classic jersey

Uniforms for New Year's Day game vs. Blackhawks based on 1932-36 version, influenced by Notre Dame

by NHL.com @NHLdotcom / NHL.com

The Boston Bruins unveiled their uniform for the 2019 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic, to be played against the Chicago Blackhawks at Notre Dame Stadium on Jan. 1.

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Blackhawks have ties to Notre Dame, site of Winter Classic

GM Bowman graduated in '95, team has held part of four training camps there

by Tracey Myers @TraMyers_NHL / NHL.com Staff Writer

CHICAGO -- The Chicago Blackhawks have spent some time at the University of Notre Dame for past training camps. Now they look forward to playing outdoors there when they face the Boston Bruins in the 2019 NHL Bridgestone Winter Classic at Notre Dame Stadium on Jan. 1.

The Blackhawks have strong ties to Notre Dame. General manager Stan Bowman graduated from the university in 1995, and Chicago has held part of its training camp at Notre Dame's Compton Family Ice Arena four times (2013-14, 2014-15, 2015-16, 2017-18).

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Seabrook takes early look at Winter Classic site at college football game

Blackhawks defenseman makes appearance at Notre Dame Stadium on Saturday

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Seabrook on the Winter Classic

Seabrook on the 2019 Winter Classic at Notre Dame

Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Brent Seabrook discusses how he is looking forward to playing in the 2019 Winter Classic in South Bend, Indiana

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Brent Seabrook is getting the lay of the land early.

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Press Release

2019 Winter Classic tickets on sale to public

Blackhawks will play Bruins outdoors at Notre Dame Stadium on New Year's Day

by NHL Public Relations @PR_NHL / NHL.com

NEW YORK - The NHL® reminds fans that tickets to the 2019 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic® at Notre Dame Stadium between the Chicago Blackhawks and the Boston Bruins will go on sale to the public today at 11 a.m. ET via Ticketmaster.com and the Ticketmaster app, the official ticketing partner of the NHL®. Fans can purchase tickets safely and securely on Ticketmaster and the NHL Ticket Exchange™, with the peace of mind in knowing that the specific seats they buy are the seats they'll get. Through the NHL Ticket Exchange™, tickets transferred or resold to new fans are 100% Ticketmaster verified. This provides a level of security that no other marketplace can match.

In November, the NHL announced the Blackhawks and Bruins will play in the 2019 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic® on Jan. 1, 2019, at Notre Dame Stadium in South Bend, Ind., home of the Fighting Irish. The game will be broadcast live on NBC, Sportsnet and TVA Sports at 1 p.m. ET. The 2019 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic® continues the tradition the League established in 2008 of hosting a regular-season outdoor game at the onset of the new year.

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Winter Classic special, surreal to Bruins forward Bjork

Notre Dame alum extra motivated to play outdoor game at storied stadium coming off shoulder surgery

by Amalie Benjamin @AmalieBenjamin / NHL.com Staff Writer

When Anders Bjork first heard rumors of the NHL bringing the Winter Classic to South Bend, Indiana, the Boston Bruins forward had to tone down his excitement. He didn't want to ultimately be disappointed. But he hoped, all the same.

And then it was announced, on Nov. 18, 2017, during Bjork's rookie season, that the Bruins would play the Chicago Blackhawks in the 2019 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic at Notre Dame Stadium on Jan. 1. It was a place Bjork knew well, one he frequented with his hockey teammates as a member of the Fighting Irish student section.

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Blackhawks, Bruins unveil old school Winter Classic logos

Throwback designs for game at Notre Dame Stadium date back 80-plus years

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The Chicago Blackhawks and Boston Bruins are throwing it back to the 1920s and 1930s for the 2019 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic at Notre Dame Stadium.

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NHL Winter Classic being held in 'really cool' setting at Notre Dame

Islanders forward Lee, who played for Fighting Irish, glad venerable football stadium will host outdoor game

by Jessi Pierce / NHL.com Correspondent

EDINA, Minn. -- Anders Lee played three seasons at the University of Notre Dame and always hoped there would be an outdoor hockey game at Notre Dame Stadium.

The New York Islanders forward will get his wish when the Chicago Blackhawks and Boston Bruins play the 2019 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic on Jan. 1. Tickets for the game will go on sale Aug. 28.

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Press Release

2019 Winter Classic tickets on sale Aug. 28

New Year's Day game between Blackhawks, Bruins to be played at Notre Dame Stadium

by NHL Public Relations @PR_NHL / NHL.com

NEW YORK - The NHL® announced today that tickets to the 2019 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic® at Notre Dame Stadium between the Chicago Blackhawks and the Boston Bruins will go on sale to the public on Tuesday, Aug. 28.

Tickets to the 2019 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic® go on sale on Tuesday, Aug. 28 at 11 a.m. ET via Ticketmaster.com and the Ticketmaster app, the official ticketing partner of the NHL®. Fans can purchase tickets safely and securely on Ticketmaster and the NHL Ticket Exchange™, with the peace of mind in knowing that the specific seats they buy are the seats they'll get. Through the NHL Ticket Exchange™, tickets transferred or resold to new fans are 100% Ticketmaster verified. This provides a level of security that no other marketplace can match.

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Press Release

NHL unveils 2019 Winter Classic logo

Notre Dame Stadium will host annual outdoor game between Blackhawks, Bruins on New Year's Day

by NHL Public Relations @PR_NHL / NHL.com

NEW YORK - The National Hockey League today unveiled the 2019 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic® logo as the Chicago Blackhawks® prepare to host the Boston Bruins® outdoors at Notre Dame Stadium on New Year's Day.

Designed by Fanbrandz (Montclair, N.J.) and NHL Creative Services, the 2019 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic® logo celebrates the first NHL outdoor hockey game to be played at iconic Notre Dame Stadium. This year's logo features an ice-frosted, green iconic shamrock, a tip o' the hat to the famed history and fabled legacy of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish. The logo features a cursive inspired NHL Winter Classic® type treatment which is an evolution of the typography that has become a familiar and consistent feature in all 10 previous NHL Winter Classic® logos.

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