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Montreal Canadiens will face Boston Bruins at 2016 Winter Classic

01/24/2015 02:08 EST | Updated 03/26/2015 05:59 EDT
The Montreal Canadiens will face off against the team's arch rival the Boston Bruins at 2016's Winter Classic in Foxborough, Mass.

National Hockey League Commissioner Gary Bettman made the announcement on Saturday.

He also released the outdoor schedule for the 2015-16 NHL season, including two Stadium Series games.

The Winter Classic will be held on New Year's Day next year, while the Minnesota Wild will host the Chicago Blackhawks at the University of Minnesota on Feb. 21 , and the Colorado Avalanche will welcome the Detroit Red Wings to Coors Field for a Feb. 27 game.

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