Rangers head home, looking for answers how to finish as well as they start vs. Kings in finals

NEW YORK - The New York Rangers know they will have the raucous Madison Square Garden crowd on their side in Game 3 of the Stanley Cup Finals.The whistle and the bounces? That is a whole other story.When the Rangers...

Kings on cusp of winning second title in three years

...Game 3 on Monday night.Los Angeles escaped with two overtime wins at home and then took complete command inside Madison Square Garden to take a 3-0 series edge. The Kings are a win away from winning their second Stanley Cup in three years.The...

Miguel Cotto stops Sergio Martinez in WBC middleweight title fight

...Martinez didn't get off the stool when the bell rang for the 10th round.Cotto improved to 39-4 and is 8-1 at Madison Square Garden. Martinez fell to 51-3-2.In the week leading up to the fight, Cotto's trainer, Freddie Roach, said...

New York Rangers are happy to be back home

NEW YORK - Madison Square Garden underwent a recent $1 billion transformation, and yet it will have another completely different feeling once the New York Rangers...

Goal in second overtime gives Kings second title in three years

...goals by Williams and captain Dustin Brown.But New York staved off elimination with a 2-1 victory in Game 4 at Madison Square Garden, earning another cross-country trip.Staples Center was packed well before the opening faceoff with fans eager...

New York Rangers win Game 4 to stay alive

...Finals.Henrik Lundqvist made 40 saves and had the Madison Square Garden crowd chanting his name in the Rangers' 2-1 victory...showed that the puck didn't go over the line.Madison Square Garden had a different feel than the festive atmosphere...

Rangers look to regroup, avoid sweep in Stanley Cup Finals

...home by goalie Jonathan Quick and the Kings was when Vigneault was asked what his team could do differently at Madison Square Garden."Score," he said.The present predicament makes it seem long ago that the Rangers led by two goals in the...

Kings come back to beat Rangers in second overtime

...Lundqvist made 39 saves for New York, and Jonathan Quick had 34 for Los Angeles.Game 3 is Monday night at Madison Square Garden.Jarret Stoll and Dwight King also scored for the Kings, who made up for a mistake-filled performance with...


...com.Radio City Music Hall, the usual host venue, will not be available next year, and the NFL is looking at Madison Square Garden as an alternate site, according to sources. However, with the New York Rangers and New York Knicks both playing...

Teams from Los Angeles, New York finally meet again in a major sports final

...versus old school," said Rangers fan Matthew Geraghty, the head chef at Tir Na Nog, an Irish pub across from Madison Square Garden. "I've never been to L.A. to watch sports, but I wouldn't consider it a hockey town."