The Washington Capitals and Pittsburgh Penguins squared off in the NHLâ€™s fourth outdoor game on January 1, 2011 at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh.
The Penguins and Capitals wore â€œthrowbackâ€ style uniforms. Pittsburgh sported the a dark jersey similar to the team’s first uniform. Â A circular â€œPittsburgh Penguinsâ€ crest featured the scarf-wearing penguin that was never used on a uniform before.
Both teamsâ€™ jerseys featured a NHL Winter Classic 2011 patch on the front-right chest area.