Countdown to Winter Classic 2009
In two weeks, the Detroit Red Wings and the Chicago Blackhawks will meet in the NHL Winter Classic at Wrigley Field in Chicago. It should be a great game as the youthful Blackhawks appear to be on their way to accomplishing their 2008-2009 goal of making the playoffs. Yet, the Red Wings are the defending Stanley Cup champions and they have reloaded and are ready to make another Stanley Cup appearance. A classic Original Six showdown in the Windy City. Be sure to watch on NBC this New Years Day prior to the big college football bowl games.