What teams are playing in the Winter Classic? The league originally announced on January 1, 2020, that the 2021 NHL Winter Classic would feature the Minnesota Wild at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The league later confirmed the St. Louis Blues as the opponent.
Who played in the 2016 Winter Classic? The game, the eighth Winter Classic, saw the Montreal Canadiens defeat the Boston Bruins, 5–1, at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Massachusetts, a significant event in one of the NHL’s best-known rivalries. A Bruins and Canadiens alumni game was also played on December 31, 2015.
What was the coldest NHL Winter Classic? MINNEAPOLIS — Minus 5.7 degrees Fahrenheit. That was the temperature at face-off of the 2022 Discover NHL Winter Classic, making the St. Louis Blues’ 6-4 win against the Minnesota Wild at Target Field on Saturday the coldest game in NHL history.
Who played in the Winter Classic in 2018? The game featured the Buffalo Sabres matched up against the New York Rangers at Citi Field in the New York City borough of Queens, home of Major League Baseball’s New York Mets. The game marked the 10th anniversary of the NHL Winter Classic, following the success of the 2003 Heritage Classic in Edmonton, Alberta.