á The Bridgestone Winter Classic is just 22 days away; an event that will take place at BostonÆs historic Fenway Park and will feature two historic teams, the Philadelphia Flyers and the Boston Bruins. á Wednesday afternoon, I had a chance to talk about the Winter Classic with none other than former NHL star, Ed Olczyk, who will be at the Classic covering the game representing NBC. Here are some highlights from the interview... á MR: Obviously the Winter Classic is a huge event, one in which the NHL gets the spotlight primarily to itself. There are huge ratings, a lot of people watching; how do you think the NHL can parlay this into a bigger following? á EO: Great question, Mark. I think that when you look at the facilities, you look at the relationship that the National Hockey Leagu ...
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