The Madison Square Garden, also known as The Garden or simply MSG, is an indoor arena located in Midtown Manhattan, New York City. As a multi-purpose area, it is used for professional basketball, ice hockey, and boxing tournaments, as well as concerts, ice shows, and circuses. The arena opened in 1968 and is considered as the oldest major sporting facility in the New York metropolitan arena. But other than that, it’s history also held the most memorable moments in the NBA. It was the site where Michael Jordan finally returned to the NBA after his first retirement and where he conquered the Knicks, and the New York Knick’s first championship against Los Angeles Lakers where the former won the title.
As an arena standing in the most populous city of the United States, the MSG houses the New York Knicks of the NBA, the New York Rangers of the National Hockey League (NHL), and the New York Liberty (WNBA).
Home Team: New York Knicks
Capacity: 20, 789