Great pic of Cally shooting pucks from home plate...
Here's video of Rangers players discussing being a part of HBO's 24/7 series...
For highlights, quotes and more from today's announcement visit Blueshirts United.
Update, 2:31 p.m.:
Steve Zipay reports that the Rangers/Flyers alumni game will be on December 31.
Update, 1:00 p.m.:
Here is the live stream of the Winter Classic announcement. Coverage starts at 1pm and announcement is at 1:30pm. Updates from earlier today are below...
Update, 12:55 p.m.:
Steve Zipay reports that HBO's 24/7 series following the Rangers and Flyers begins Dec. 14 at 10 p.m. and will run for the next four wednesdays.
Update, 12:30 p.m.:
Update, 11:35 a.m.:
Podium ready to go for today's announcement...
Update, 11:30 a.m.:
Winter Classic rink coming together...
Update, 10:28 a.m.:
Andy Strickland reports that the jerseys will be unveiled today as well and that the Rangers one is pretty sweet.
...i'm seriously freaking out. I need the press conference to begin now.
Update, 10:16 a.m.:
NHL saying coverage of the announcement will begin at 1:00 p.m.
Update, 10:15 a.m.:
Callahan, Richards and Gaborik will be part of the Winter Classic announcement ceremonies.
...i will be live streaming the press conference on the blog at 1:00 p.m.
Just a reminder that the NHL will officially announce today at 1:30 p.m. that the Rangers will play the Flyers at Citizens Bank Ballpark in Philadelphia for the 2012 Winter Classic.
There have been lots of rumors that, not only the logos, but the Winter Classic team jerseys will be unveiled as well.
Also, yesterday Sam Carchidi at Philly.com tweeted that HBO will start filming the 24/7 series today.
...seriously, I am out of my mind excited for this announcement. I'm going to try and get credentials to the game so that I can cover it for the blog from the inside.