David Kalan at NHL.com reports that EA SPORTS conducted a simulation of the Winter Classic with its EA SPORTS NHL series simulation engine this week and the Flyers came out with a 3-1 win over the Rangers.
Kalan adds that Artem Anisimov scored the Rangers lone goal and Henrik Lundqvist had 32 saves in the loss.
…i’ve seen EA Sports run this simulator for the Super Bowl and other big sporting events and it’s usually correct, so I’m starting to get a little worried. Especially after last night’s game.
Here’s a cool video of Lundqvist and Martin Biron discussing their Winter Classic masks (h/t reader John S.)…
Speaking of Lundqvist, Brian Stubits at CBS Sports has a great interview with the Rangers goaltender which you can read here.