2009 Winter Classic: Wrigley Field

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2009 Winter Classic: Wrigley Field

Post by Govs93 » Thu May 29, 2008 5:01 pm

Looks like Wrigley Field will host the 2009 Winter Classic instead of Yankee Stadium. Wings vs. Hawks.

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Post by Stealth » Thu May 29, 2008 5:16 pm

It was great to see, no competition on TV. BUT; have at least FOUR Zamboni to clean the ice faster in case of snow!

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Post by sachishi4 » Thu May 29, 2008 7:49 pm

I cannot wait for one of these to be here once the new Gopher Stadium is up (I would assume that's where it would be). The NHL needs to think of a different day to play this game though. On a day dominated by college football, they are not going to draw new people.
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Post by boblee » Thu May 29, 2008 8:32 pm

The game got VERY good ratings not to mention HUGE attendance numbers in the Pens-Sabres game. I think the date is fine.

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Post by GopherWild » Thu Oct 30, 2008 2:43 am

I think it should be a lead-in to NFL Wild Card Saturday.

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Post by UpNorthStars » Mon Nov 03, 2008 4:34 pm

and play it at the same stadium...would be pretty fun to see football on ice :idea:

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