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Boston’s Fenway Park, home of the Red Sox, will likely hold next season’s third annual NHL Winter Classic on Jan. 1, 2010. A source close to negotiations between the Red Sox and the NHL confirmed the news on Thursday.
The Bruins will likely host the rival Montreal Canadiens in the game.
Reaction: I am psyched about this. Can you imagine a hockey rink in the middle of Fenway Park? It seems completely outrageous, but it’s bound to happen now. I just can’t imagine seeing the Green Monster peering over a little hockey rink. With those seats be up for grabs?