Winter Classic forecast: still looks good


The 2016 Winter Classic is scheduled for Friday afternoon in Foxborough, and it doesn’t look like weather will be an issue.

According to The Weather Network, New Year’s Day is expected to be mainly sunny with a high of 39.

As mentioned in a previous post, the forecast could still change. The East Coast has experienced some pretty unusual weather this winter.

But here’s what we’re looking at right now:


Winter Classic schedule (all times ET)

Thursday, 2 p.m.: Outdoor Women’s Classic, Les Canadiennes (CWHL) versus Boston Pride (NWHL)
Thursday, 3:30 p.m.: Winter Classic Alumni Game
Friday, 1 p.m.: Winter Classic, Montreal Canadiens versus Boston Bruins