NHL ice guru Dan Craig gives Barry Melrose a tour of the NHL's posh ice truck.
REVISITING PAST WINTER CLASSICS
JAN. 1, 2010: FENWAY PARK
The third annual Classic paired the Philadelphia Flyers and Boston Bruins at Fenway Park in Boston.
JAN. 1, 2009: WRIGLEY FIELD
The NHL gave fans another Winter Classic. The stage (Wrigley Field) and the result (Detroit 6, Chicago 4) helped solidify the outdoor game as the league's signature event. • Coverage: Burnside's wrapup | Photo gallery
JAN. 1, 2008: RALPH WILSON STADIUM
The NHL hosted its first regular-season outdoor game in the United States on Jan. 1, 2008, when the Pens and Sabres squared off in Buffalo, N.Y. Snowy weather didn't prevent a dramatic ending as Sidney Crosby scored in the shootout to give Pittsburgh a 2-1 win. • Coverage: Burnside's grades | Photo gallery
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Want the latest news, analysis and results on all things Bruins? Check out the coverage from Matt Kalman and Chris Forsberg at ESPNBoston.com. • ESPNBoston.com | Boston Bruins blog