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Eric Lindros, Brian Leetch to play in Winter Classic Alumni Game

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Ex-Flyers star Eric Lindros and former Rangers great Brian Leetch are expected to play in the Winter Classic Alumni Game on New Year's Eve in Philadelphia.

The Flyers' alumni roster also includes John LeClair, Mark Recchi and Rick Tocchet, and will be coached by Pat Quinn. Mike Keenan will coach Adam Graves, John Vanbiesbrouck, Mike Gartner and the rest of the Rangers' alumni.

The NHL, Rangers and Flyers announced the rosters on Friday.

Philadelphia hosts New York in the Winter Classic at Citizens Bank Park on Jan. 1.

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