Madison Square Garden
Wilt had some unbelievable games here. Ali and Frazier fought here. The players who will take the court at Madison Square Garden this weekend, though, don’t remember any of that. And yet they still regard the Garden as the World’s Most Famous Arena.
Five of the most legendary concert venues in America are the Apollo Theater, the Fillmore, the Hollywood Bowl, Madison Square Garden and Ryman Auditorium.
Jerrell Wright was 8 of 11 from the field and matched his career high with 21 points, helping La Salle beat Stony Brook 65-57 on Saturday in the Holiday Festival at Madison Square Garden.
This list includes five of the best rock ‘n roll cities in America, with honorable mentions to the cities of Austin, Boston, Chicago, Detroit, New Orleans, Philadelphia and Seattle.
While it may not be realistic to visit every single stadium in the country, one solution is to select a few stadiums that have legacies that are forever etched in time and feature some of the biggest cultural icons in the history of American sports.
A website dedicated to “optimizing the experience of attending live sporting events” has ranked the Wells Fargo Center as one of the top NBA arenas in 2013.
The Big East tournament will have a touch of a wake to it this week. When games end, there will be plenty of reminiscing about rivalries and talk of what is to come.
The New York Post has a report suggesting he did fall asleep, but the Boss of the Garden State insists the tabloid got it wrong.
Chris reviews last night’s Red Meat Tour with the Weekly Standard’s Bill Kristol, he talks to Presidential Candidate Newt Gingrich and revel’s in the Flyers come from behind playoff win over the Penguins.
Villanova coach Jay Wright thinks his team is starting to get comfortable working together.
Marcus Denmon had his second straight strong game from 3-point range, this time making six and scoring 28 points in No. 10 Missouri’s 81-71 victory over Villanova in the Jimmy V Classic at Madison Square Garden on Tuesday night.
Villanova has a tough matchup on tap tonight, as Jay Wright’s Wildcats are in New York City to play #10 Missouri at Madison Square Garden.
On Monday night, January 3rd, the women’s basketball team of Division III Cabrini College will take on Albright at Madison Square Garden.
Scotty Hopson scored 18 points to lead No. 24 Tennessee to a 78-68 victory over No. 7 Villanova on Friday in the championship game of the NIT Season Tip-Off at Madison Square Garden.