Just the Facts:
The Time: 1pm EST
The Place: Notre Dame Stadium. South Bend, Indiana
Place to Watch: NBC, Sportsnet, TVAS
Place to Listen: 98.5 The Sports Hub
The Opposing SBNation Blog: Second City Hockey , and also One Foot Down I guess but they’re more concerned about Brian Kelly right now than anything else.
First Intermission’s Entertainment: Weezer!
Know Your Enemy:
2019 has arrived, and so has the Winter Classic! The NHL’s marquee event
when they’re not squeezing every last drop out of the concept by oversaturating the market and hoping that corporate/industrial America tones down the lethal injection of hydroflourocarbons into the atmosphere enough to do it again without the ice evaporating has come to grace the historic Notre Dame Stadium, in which the Boston Bruins and the Chicago Blackhawks will be facing off!
How are both teams doing? Well...
In short, both sides are flawed, maybe even deeply so, but still have brilliance here or there that can counteract all of that. It should make for a wacky game in the great outdoors.
See you at the Gamethread after lunch!
This absolutely ridiculous game from what is now last year!
Oh yeah, and Notre Dame students are cops. Don’t trust ‘em.