New York, NY (Sports Network) - The Canucks will face off against the Ottawa
Senators at BC Place in Vancouver next season in the 2014 Heritage Classic.
The game will be played on March 2, 2014.
"With one of the world's great facilities as the setting, and one of the
world's most scenic cities as the backdrop, the 2014 Tim Hortons NHL Heritage
Classic at BC Place in Vancouver will honor hockey's Canadian heritage," NHL
Commissioner Gary Bettman said. "With the excitement, the entertainment, the
competitiveness and the fun of this game, the Canucks and Senators will create
special memories for hockey fans everywhere."
BC Place is a retractable-roof stadium. It serves as the home to the BC Lions
of the CFL and the Vancouver Whitecaps in the MLS.
Edmonton hosted Montreal in the original Heritage Classic in 2003 in the NHL's
first outdoor regular-season game. Calgary hosted the Canadiens in the 2011
edition. The 2014 game will be the first played in a retractable-roof
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