Capitals To Host Blackhawks In 2015 Classic

NHL NEWS: Capitals

The Washington Capitals will be hosting the 2015 Winter Classic next season against the Chicago Blackhawks, according to TSN Hockey Insider Bob McKenzie.

The venue for the Winter Classic being in D.C. hasn’t been finalized, but the leading candidate is considered Nationals Park. It will be the seventh edition of the NHL’s New Year’s game and the second time that both teams have participated: the Blackhawks hosting the Red Wings at Wrigley Field in 2009, and the Caps visiting Heinz Field to face the Penguins.