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.
Madison Square Garden gets together again with the NCAA tournament this weekend for the first time in 53 years.
Five of the most legendary concert venues in America are the Apollo Theater, the Fillmore, the Hollywood Bowl, Madison Square Garden and Ryman Auditorium.
Billy Joel will perform once a month at Madison Square Garden– as long as the fans will have him.
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 whose legacies are forever etched in time and featured some of the biggest cultural icons in the history of American sports.
The University of Connecticut has announced that the men’s basketball team will play Boston College in the semifinals of the 19th annual 2K Sports Classic at Madison Square Garden
The defending women’s national basketball champion UConn Huskies will face California in the eighth annual Maggie Dixon Classic on Dec. 22.
Madison Square Garden, owners of the Hartford American Hockey League franchise, and Global Spectrum, operators of the team and of the XL Center, has announced that the AHL team, which has played as the Connecticut Whale for three seasons, will return to the name Hartford Wolf Pack for the 2013-2014 season.
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.