According to a report on TSN on Monday night, the Blackhawks will host the Pittsburgh Penguins at Soldier Field on March 1, 2014.
TSN is reporting the NHL will have a series of outdoor games next season, starting with the Winter Classic on New Year’s Day at the University of Michigan.
The Fourth Period reported about multiple outdoor games being a possibility nine days ago.
Soldier Field hosted the Hockey City Classic, featuring four college teams, earlier this season, and the event was a fantastic success. Now it appears the NHL will play at Soldier Field.