The Leafs and The Red wings will play outdoors again. The NHL has announced the participants of the NHL Centennial Classic. The Toronto Maple Leafs will host the Detroit Red Wings at BMO field on January,1st,2017.
The Leafs and The Red Wings played in the Winter Classic in Michigan in 2014. This time around there will be a bunch of celebrations. The NHL will be celebrating 100 years as a league, The Leafs will be celebrating 100 years of pro hockey in Toronto, and later in 2017 Canada will turn 150.
The NHL also announced 2 other outdoor games for 2017 including Chicago at St.Louis January 2nd for the Winter Classic and Boston will play Philadelphia in the Stadium Series game on Feb 18th.