Winter Classic

Winter Classic creates lasting memories for Kraken players

By: Chris Lomon

Yanni Gourde, Tye Kartye, Brandon Tanev and Tomas Tatar reminisce about their 2024 Winter Classic experience in Seattle.

January 4, 2024

A Winter Classic veteran and first-timer – Foligno and Dumoulin gear up for fun at Fenway

By: Chris Lomon

The 2023 Winter Classic is set for January 2 at Fenway Park in Boston.

December 29, 2022

NHL cancels 2021 Minnesota Winter Classic, All-Star Weekend

By: Canadian Press

The NHL won't take it outside and open 2021 with the Winter Classic in Minnesota but still hopes to get the hockey season going around the start of the new year.

October 22, 2020

Stars rally to give Cotton Bowl crowd a thrilling Winter Classic win

By: Chris Lomon

Alexander Radulov scored the game-winning goal as the Dallas Stars rebounded from a two-goal deficit to win the 2020 NHL Winter Classic in front of an appreciative home crowd.

January 1, 2020

Tuesday Tunes | Winter Classic edition

By: NHLPA Staff

Featuring the 2020 NHL Winter Classic halftime performers, Midland and Dan + Shay, plus a New Years classic in this week's Tuesday Tunes!

December 31, 2019

Stars players anticipate most memorable outdoor hockey experience

By: Chris Lomon

A trio of Stars will be going a little old school for the upcoming NHL Winter Classic.

December 31, 2019

Wagner scores one twice for Grandpa Jimbo

By: Tim Wharnsby

The New Year has ushered in some emotional and eventful times for Boston Bruins rugged fourth-line forward Chris Wagner.

January 16, 2019

At the rink and away from it, Moore thankful for Olczyk's impact

By: Tim Wharnsby

The 2019 Winter Classic at Notre Dame Stadium will be extra special for John Moore, who knows hockey wasn't always so popular near his suburban Chicago hometown.

November 28, 2018

The outdoors agree with J.T. Miller

By: Chris Lomon

J.T. Miller’s penchant for coming up big on the outdoor sporting stage isn’t just limited to hockey.

January 8, 2018


By: NHLPA Staff

Zuccarello McDonagh & Lundqvist face-off with Eichel, O'Reilly & Ristolainen the 10th Anniversary of the New Year’s Day Game

May 9, 2017

Player of the Week (Outdoor Edition) | Vladimir Tarasenko

By: Nadia Vocaturo

The New Year ushered in an exciting first for St.

January 4, 2017

Byron Rings in 2016 in Style

By: Chris Lomon

Inspired by the outdoor setting at Gillette Stadium, Paul Byron made the most of his Winter Classic experience

January 4, 2016

Bruins & Habs Go Into The Great Wide Open

By: Chris Lomon

The two Original Six rivals hit the ice at Gillette Stadium in the 2016 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic

December 30, 2015

Bruins To Host 2016 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic

By: NHLPA Staff

Players from the Bruins and Canadiens will be centre stage on New Year's Day as they take this historic rivalry outdoors at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough

July 29, 2015

Brouwer Closes The Classic In Style

By: Chris Lomon

With his parents in attendance & playing against his former team, Troy Brouwer made the 2015 Winter Classic one for his personal record book

January 2, 2015

2015 Winter Classic Preview

By: NHLPA Staff

As they get set to face-off at Nationals Park in Washington for the 2015 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic, Patrick Kane and Alex Ovechkin give us a sense of how the Players are feeling heading into the showcase game on New Year's Day.

January 1, 2015

Excited To Take It Outdoors

By: Chris Lomon

The Players on both the Blackhawks & Capitals are eager to share the Winter Classic with family, friends & teammates

December 30, 2014

EPIX Teams with National Hockey League for Two-Part Series, Debuting in December 2014

By: NHLPA Staff

Original Series Will Feature Inside Look at Chicago Blackhawks vs. Washington Capitals in 2015 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic® and Los Angeles Kings vs. San Jose Sharks in 2015 Coors Light NHL Stadium Series™

September 23, 2014


By: NHLPA Staff

Capitals Set to Unveil Special NHL Winter Classic Uniforms During Media Event Planned for Tuesday, Sept. 23, at the Ballpark

September 10, 2014

Top Player Tweets of the Week: Winter Classic

By: Catherine Faas

Whether the players were facing off in the event or were one of the 8.2 million viewers eagerly watching from home across North America, they all enjoyed the event and shared their excitement with hockey fans via Twitter.

January 3, 2014