This Thursday night, the Philadelphia Flyers and the Boston Bruins will go at it for the first time this season. The matchup will serve as a prelude to the NHLÆs Winter Classic and, from all accounts, this game is sure to be one for the ages.
This year's NHL Winter Classic will feature the Flyers and the Bruins, taking place at historic Fenway Park in Boston on New Year's Day. The Winter Classic serves as an opportunity for the NHL to showcase the game of hockey in a unique setting and is quickly becoming the the NHLÆs premier event since itÆs inception in 2008.
The Flyers/Bruins rivalry is entrenched in a rich history, which includes the Flyer's beating of the Bruins in their 1973-'74 Stanley Cup Championship tilt, one which saw the Flyers beat the Bruins four games ...
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Article written by Mark Ritter