Before the puck dropped for the 2021 Stanley Cup Final, the NHL announced the locations and dates for several big events next season.
The NHL made it “officially official” that the Minnesota Wild would host the Winter Classic at Target Field, the home of the Minnesota Twins, on January 1, 2022. The Wild will play the St. Louis Blues.
The Nashville Predators are getting the 2022 Stadium Series game and will play the Tampa Bay Lightning at Nissan Stadium, the home of the NFL Tennessee Titans. The game will be played on February 26, 2022.
Meanwhile, Las Vegas will be getting the 2022 All-Star Game and Montreal will be getting the 2022 NHL Draft.