NEW YORK — The National Hockey League announced today information for the 2023 NHL Winter Classic®, the 2023 Honda NHL All-Star Weekend, and the 2023 Navy Federal Credit Union NHL Stadium Series™. The events were officially announced today by NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman from Las Vegas prior to the 2022 NHL All-Star Skills™ presented by DraftKings Sportsbook, which will feature hockey’s top talent tonight at 7:30 p.m. ET/4:30 p.m. PT (ESPN, Sportsnet, TVA Sports).
The 2023 NHL Winter Classic® will feature the Boston Bruins at Fenway Park, in Boston, Mass. The game will mark the fifth NHL regular-season outdoor game for the Bruins and the second time the game has been hosted at Fenway Park, home of MLB’s Boston Red Sox. Boston defeated the Philadelphia Flyers 2-1 in OT in the 2010 NHL Winter Classic®. The game continues the tradition the League established in 2008 of hosting a regular-season outdoor game at the onset of the new year, with the 2023 edition marking the 15-year anniversary of the first NHL Winter Classic® in Buffalo. Boston’s opponent, broadcast information and a confirmed date for the 2023 NHL Winter Classic® will be announced when available.
The Florida Panthers will host the 2023 Honda NHL® All-Star Weekend at FLA Live Arena in Sunrise, Fla. The 2023 Honda NHL® All-Star Weekend will include the 2023 NHL All-Star Skills™ on Friday, Feb. 3, and the 2023 Honda NHL All-Star Game on Saturday, Feb. 4. The 2023 event will mark the second time the Panthers and South Florida host NHL All-Star activities, as the Panthers previously hosted the NHL All-Star Game in 2003.
The 2023 Navy Federal Credit Union NHL Stadium Series™ will feature the Carolina Hurricanes at Carter-Finley Stadium, home of the NC State Wolfpack in Raleigh, N.C. It will be the first regular-season outdoor game for the Hurricanes, who will become the 28th NHL team to participate in a regular-season outdoor game. Carolina’s opponent, broadcast information and a confirmed date for the 2023 Navy Federal Credit Union NHL Stadium Series™ will be announced when available.
ESPN, Turner Sports, Sportsnet, and TVA Sports are the NHL’s broadcast partners for the 2022-23 season and will provide comprehensive coverage throughout the season. Additional details relating to the 2023 NHL Winter Classic®, 2023 Honda NHL® All-Star Weekend, and 2023 Navy Federal Credit Union NHL Stadium Series™, including the opponents of both the Bruins and Hurricanes, ticketing information, and broadcast details, will be released at a future date. Dates and locations for additional NHL events taking place during the 2022-23 season will be announced when available. Fans can sign up for news and information on all of the NHL’s events at www.NHL.com/events.