It’s September of 2013. The Winter Classic will be played at an as-yet undetermined site in the D.C. area in January of 2015. That’s a long ways away.
But the Caps are already using that game as a lure for fans to buy season tickets for the 2013-14 season.
“Only Capitals full season ticket holders will be guaranteed access to seats for the 2015 Winter Classic,” as the above e-mail indicates.
(Thanks to Reader Ryan, who received this e-mail from the club late Monday afternoon.)