The Winter classic of the NHL It is one of the most important hockey games in the United States and the commitment between the Minnesota Wild Y St. Louis Blues, which takes place at the Minnesota Twins’ Target Field ballpark, recorded one of the lowest temperatures in history.
With temperatures of -9 ° F (-23 ° C) In the city of Minneapolis, the commitment that takes place in the open air has left incredible images for the weather and that the fans have attended the stadium, despite the freezing atmosphere in the city where the winter classic is held.
Before jumping onto the ice, the Minnesota Wild players warmed up in the locker room playing soccer, generating surprise by the technique and mastery of the ball among NHL hockey players.
One of the Minnesota Wild players, Matt Dumba, stopped for a moment to give statements to the channel TNT pointing out what it felt like on the ice court. “It’s freezing. This is crazy and quite difficult. This is the first time I’ve played like this. I played in Calgary and I remember that I was there for ten or fifteen minutes and I would go back to dry my clothes, ”said the defender.
The NHL Winter Classic is one of the most important events in the history of hockey, where the most important rivals from the geographical areas of the United States meet and since 2020, it had not been possible due to the coronavirus pandemic .