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Yankee Stadium: A Perfect Place for a Hockey Game

"Center Ice" view at Yankee Stadium

“Center Ice” view at Yankee Stadium

Over 100,000 people entered Yankee Stadium on Sunday and Wednesday to watch something that looking back in the 90s, and part of the 2000s, seemed like a pipe dream. These games didn’t seem possible. Why? The league didn’t feel like taking the risk. Since the inception of the Winter Classic, which was first played on January 1, 2008, the NHL after the success of the first game thought over the past few years. What could we do next? Read more