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Boston to host the next Winter Classic at Fenway?

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Rumor out of Boston is that the next NHL Winter Classic will take place at Fenway Park, which would make it the second historic baseball stadium to host the event in as many years.

The Boston Herald reports that its fair city has been chosen over bids from New York and Philadelphia to host the game.

No word yet on who the Bruins will play in the game, but one interesting piece of information to note is that Boston may have tried (unsuccessfully) to get the game there last year when the Cubs won out.

A Herald "spy" told the paper, "The  Red Sox were mad that they were one-upped this year so they get it next year."

No word yet on whether this particular member of Red Sox Nation shares a passion for the Bruins:

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