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Thursday, February 17, 2011
Photos: Countdown to Heritage Classic


The Heritage Classic is almost here and the NHL crews are getting everything ready at McMahon Stadium in Calgary.

Here are some photos from the field as Sunday's game between the Montreal Canadiens and Calgary Flames approaches.

McMahon Stadium
Just like the Winter Classic, there willl have a smaller 'pond' off to the side of the main rink for kids to skate at McMahon Stadium.
NHL Heritage Classic
It's a little colder at McMahon Stadium in Calgary than it was at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh on New Year's Day. Ice crews shoveled snow off the ice surface Wednesday in advance of Sunday's Heritage Classic.
McMahon Stadium
The Heritage Classic stage is set: The Canadiens will face the Flames on Sunday at 6 p.m. ET.