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Turning back the clock at the NHL Winter Classic

A photographic look at Saturday's Winter Classic NHL Alumni game

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Philadelphia Flyers Bob Clarke (16) smiles at the New York Rangers Mark Messier before a face-off during the third period in the 2012 NHL Winter Classic Alumni ice hockey game at the Ballpark in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, December 31, 2011. REUTERS/Tim Shaffer

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Bernie Parent, goalie for the Philadelphia Flyers alumni team, acknowledges the cheers of fans during his introduction at the Winter Classic Alumni NHL hockey game against the New York Rangers alumni team on Saturday, Dec. 31, 2011, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Tom Mihalek)

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b Clarke, left, and John LeClair, of the Philadelphia Flyers alumni team, talk during warmups. (AP Photo/Tom Mihalek)

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Joe Watson, left, of the Philadelphia Flyers alumni team, checks Mark Messier, of the New York Rangers alumni team. (AP Photo/Tom Mihalek)

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Dave Poulin, right, of the Philadelphia Flyers alumni team, clears the puck as Ron Duguay, of the New York Rangers alumni team. (AP Photo/Tom Mihalek)

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Brad Marsh, left, of the Philadelphia Flyers alumni team, launches a wrist-shot at goalie Dan Blackburn, of the New York Rangers alumni team. (AP Photo/Tom Mihalek)

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Mathieu Schnieder, left, of the New York Rangers alumni team, puts Bob Kelly, of the Philadelphia Flyers alumni team, into the boards. (AP Photo/Tom Mihalek)

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A view of Citizen's Bank Ballpark while the Philadelphia Flyers alumni plays against the New York Rangers alumni during the second period of the 2012 NHL Winter Classic Alumni hockey game in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, December 31, 2011. REUTERS/Tim Shaffer

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Philadelphia Flyers Eric Lindros waves to the fans as he exits the rink after defeating the New York Rangers in the 2012 NHL Winter Classic Alumni game. REUTERS/Tim Shaffer

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