February 6th, 2016 In News, St Louis Blues, Winter Classic 0 comments

Following a report yesterday that the Pittsburgh Penguins and Philadelphia Flyers could host a 2017 Stadium Series game, Jeremy Rutherford reports in the St. Louis Post-Dispatch that the St. Louis Blues are a frontrunner for the 2017 Winter Classic. According to the report, the NHL is "strongly considering" giving the game to the Blues.Though,...

February 5th, 2016 In News, Philadelphia Flyers, Pittsburgh Penguins, Winter Classic 0 comments

The Philadelphia Flyers and Pittsburgh Penguins are all but set to have an outdoor game in 2017, according to ESPN's Scott Burnside and other outlets. The event is likely to take place at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh, with a potential rematch in Philadelphia two years later, according to Dave Molinari of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. There are just...

January 4th, 2016 In Boston Bruins, Montreal Canadiens, Winter Classic 0 comments

Depending on who you make your sports allegiances with, Jan. 1 was either an amazing day, or an awful one. The Montreal Canadiens are still riding the wave after a dominating 5-1 Winter Classic victory over the Boston Bruins at Gillette Stadium in Foxboro, and while Boston has said that they're done talking about the event, we're not ... not yet,...

January 1st, 2016 In Boston Bruins, Montreal Canadiens, Top 10 Lists, Winter Classic 0 comments

Friday was the NHL's eighth Winter Classic. The Montreal Canadiens handed the Boston Bruins a 5-1 loss at Gillette Stadium and the Bruins only played about eight minutes of the game, but there was still plenty to like about the 2016 Winter Classic. 6. The Crowd The NHL sold over 67,000 tickets to the main show and over 42,000 to Thursday's...

August 4th, 2015 In Top 10 Lists, Top Stories, Winter Classic 0 comments

Hockey fans, especially those of Boston and Montreal, have a lot to be excited about, given that this year's Bridgestone Winter Classic will show off one of the best rivalries in all of sports. With the official announcement from the NHL, fans have naturally begun brainstorming for future Winter Classics - Who should play, where they should be,...

February 24th, 2015 In St Louis Blues, Winter Classic 18 comments

One of the more confounding mysteries to St. Louis Blues fans is the lack of a Winter Classic -- or even mention of the consolation Stadium Series or Heritage Classic -- coming to town. Recently, Blues owner Tom Stillman had to enthusiastically raise his hand from the back of the classroom to remind Mr. Bettman the team still exists. The theories...

February 24th, 2015 In News, Winter Classic 4 comments

Saturday evening was just another night for me. I ate an early dinner, shaved and headed to the Scottrade Center to cover the Pittsburgh Penguins and St. Louis Blues game at 7 o’clock Central Daylight Time. When I arrived at the arena, I powered up the old computer and jumped on Twitter. I instantly started realizing that there was more...

January 20th, 2015 In Boston Bruins, Montreal Canadiens, Winter Classic 0 comments

While New England sports fans all watched the Patriots trounce the Colts at Gillette Stadium on Sunday in the AFC Championship game, they should get used to the idea of watching another sport in Foxborough. And no, I'm not talking about soccer. According to WEEI, the Boston Bruins will be hosting the Montreal Canadiens in the 2016 Winter...

January 4th, 2015 In Boston Bruins, Montreal Canadiens, Winter Classic 2 comments

Now that the 2015 NHL Winter Classic is in the books, fans and analysts alike are throwing their proverbial hat in the ring in form of suggestions for next year’s event. A particular match-up has gained momentum in the past week. There seems to be growing enthusiasm surrounding an outdoor meeting pitting the Boston Bruins against the Montreal...

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