Official Rules: MSG Network’s Cheapin’ It Real Trivia Game Sweepstakes


ELIGIBILITY: Open to legal residents of New York, New Jersey, Connecticut and Pennsylvania, 18 or older.  Employees of MSGN Holdings, L.P. (“Sponsor”), MSG Networks, Inc., Fareportal, Inc. dba CheapOAir (“CheapOAir”), New York Knicks, LLC (the “Knicks”), the National Basketball Association and its member teams, NBA Properties, Inc. (collectively, “NBA Entities”), the New York Rangers, LLC (the “Rangers”), the National Hockey League and its member teams, NHL Enterprises, LP. (collectively, “NHL Entities”) and their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates and advertising and promotion agencies, and their immediate families (parent, child, spouse or sibling and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) and those living in their same households, whether or not related) of such individuals are not eligible to enter or win. Trivia Game is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws.

GAME PERIODS: The MSG Network’s “Cheapin’ It Real” Trivia Game will take place immediately following the end of the following 2016-2017 Knicks or Rangers home games (each, a “Game”) taking place at Madison Square Garden (“Arena”):

Friday, January 27, 2017 Charlotte @ Knicks
Tuesday, February 7, 2017 Anaheim @ Rangers
Wednesday, February 8, 2017 LA Clippers @ Knicks
Thursday, February 9, 2017 Nashville @ Rangers
Saturday, February 11, 2017 Colorado @ Rangers
Tuesday, February 21, 2017 Montreal @ Rangers
Sunday, February 26, 2017 Columbus @ Rangers
Monday, February 27, 2017 Toronto @ Knicks
Tuesday, February 28, 2017 Washington @ Rangers
Saturday, March 4, 2017 Montreal @ Rangers
Monday, March 13, 2017 Tampa Bay @ Rangers
Tuesday, March 14, 2017 Indiana @ Knicks
Thursday, March 16, 2017 Brooklyn @ Knicks
Friday, March 17, 2017 Panthers @ Rangers
Monday, March 27, 2017 Detroit @ Knicks
Wednesday, March 29, 2017 Miami @ Knicks
Tuesday, April 4, 2017 Chicago @ Knicks
Thursday, April 6, 2017 Washington @ Knicks
Sunday, April 9, 2017 Pittsburgh @ Rangers
Sunday, April 9, 2017 Toronto @ Knicks
Wednesday, April 12, 2017 Philadelphia @ Knicks
Tuesday, April 18, 2017 Montreal @ Rangers

TO PLAY: The MSG Network “Cheapin’ It Real” Team (“Team”) will be present outside the Arena (specific location to be determined by the Team) following the conclusion of each Game for approximately 15 – 30 minutes asking individuals trivia questions related to the Game and filming contestants’ participation in the Trivia Game. If the Team asks you a trivia question about the Game and you answer correctly, as determined solely by the Team, you’ll be eligible to receive a prize, while supplies of prizes last. Most prizes will be awarded on-site; however, some prizes may be mailed to winners following verification of eligibility and compliance with the terms of these Official Rules. Individuals will be permitted to answer questions on a first come, first served basis. Sponsor does not guarantee everyone who wishes to participate will have the opportunity to do so. Individuals who are acting in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, as determined by the Team in its sole and absolute discretion, will not be permitted to participate and may be asked to leave the Arena premises and/or any other area where the Team is conducting the Trivia Game.

ADDITIONAL WINNER VERIFICATION: In some instances, a potential winner may be required to sign an Affidavit of Eligibility and Liability/Publicity Release in order to claim prize. If potential winner chooses not to sign all required documents or is not in compliance with these Official Rules, he/she may be disqualified and forfeits the prize.

PRIZES AND APPROXIMATE RETAIL VALUES (“ARV”): Prizes awarded during the Trivia Game may include, but are not limited to, t-shirts, hats, luggage tags. ARV: $1–$40.  Prizes are awarded “as is” with no warranty or guarantee, either express or implied. Winners may not substitute, assign or transfer a prize or redeem a prize for cash, but Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to substitute a prize with one of comparable or greater value. Winners are responsible for all applicable federal, state and local taxes associated with prize acceptance and use. All prize details are at Sponsor’s sole discretion. Limit one (1) prize per person per Trivia Game.

PUBLICITY GRANT: Participants understand that their participation in this Trivia Game may be filmed, photographed or otherwise recorded for inclusion as part of an audio-visual content segment, which may be exhibited by Sponsor as part of the MSG Networks post-Game programming following the applicable Game (i.e., within 30–90 minutes following the conclusion of such Game) and/or on Sponsor’s other media platforms, including, without limitation, its websites and/or social media platforms.  Prior to participating, participants will be required to sign a publicity release granting MSG the right to use such footage for this and other purposes as more fully set forth in such release.  If a participant does not wish to grant such rights, he/she should not participate in the Trivia Game. Sponsor has no obligation to make use of the rights granted in such release or these Official Rules. In the event of a conflict between such release and these Official Rules, such release will govern. In addition, by participating, except where legally prohibited, participant’s grant permission for Sponsor and its designees to use his/her name, voice, performance, address (city and state), photograph, and/or other likeness and prize information, for advertising, trade and promotional purposes, in any manner, in any and all media now known or hereafter discovered, worldwide in perpetuity, without further compensation or notification to, or permission from, participant.

GENERAL CONDITIONS: By participating, each participant agrees (a) to abide by these Official Rules and decisions of Sponsor and Trivia Game administrators selected by Sponsor, which shall be final and binding in all respects; and (b) that Sponsor, MSG Networks, Inc., Knicks, NBA Entities, Rangers, NHL Entities, CheapOAir, and their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates and advertising and promotion agencies, and all of their respective officers, directors, employees, representatives and agents (collectively, “Released Parties”) will have no liability whatsoever for, and shall be held harmless by participants against, any liability, for any injuries, losses or damages of any kind, including death, to persons or property resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from acceptance, possession, misuse or use of any prize or participation in this Trivia Game (including any travel or activity associated therewith). Released Parties are not responsible for errors or difficulties of any kind whether human, mechanical, electronic, computer, network, typographical, printing or otherwise relating to or in connection with the Trivia Game, including, without limitation, errors or difficulties which may occur in connection with the administration of the Trivia Game, the announcement of the prizes or in any Trivia Game-related materials. Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to suspend, modify or terminate the Trivia Game at any time. Information submitted in connection with this Trivia Game will be used in accordance with Sponsor’s Privacy Policy, available at

WINNERS LIST: For the names of the winners of prizes valued at $25 or higher (available after applicable Game), send a #10 self-addressed stamped envelope with the name of the applicable Promotion to: MSG Networks, 11 Pennsylvania Plaza, 3rd Floor, New York, NY 10001, Attention:  Samuel Simmons, for receipt no later than 30 days after Game date.

SPONSOR: MSGN Holdings, L.P., 11 Penn Plaza, 3rd Floor, New York, NY 10001.

This Trivia Game is not sponsored, endorsed or administered by the Knicks, the Rangers, the NBA Entities or the NHL Entities.

The Garden of Dreams Foundation helps kids facing obstacles in the Tri-State area, including Rangers fan Taylor Ryan who is battling a rare blood disorder called Langerhans cell histiocytosis.