Originally Posted by BettisFan
Jan. 1, 2008: More than 71,000 fans - many wearing Penguins' throwback-themed baby blue replica sweaters - packed Ralph Wilson Stadium in Orchard Park, N.Y., to watch the Penguins defeat the Buffalo Sabres, 2-1, at the AMP Energy NHL Winter Classic. The league's first outdoor game staged in the United States was a smash rating success for NBC, which enjoyed the made-for-TV moment that was Penguins captain Sidney Crosby scoring the shootout-clinching goal.
the 1st game of the year i was able to see (national broadcast) and oh what a game it was.
i didnt see them lose again until the playoffs.