The Garden’s Defining Moments

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WRESTLEMANIA – THEN AND NOW

In 1985 Madison Square Garden hosted the first-ever Wrestlemania at ‘The World’s Most Famous Arena’ to a sellout crowd. Take a look back at some of the key members of the historic event and see what they’re up to now.

THEN & NOW: 1879 COMPARED TO 2016

Was there even electricity back in 1879? Take a look at some comparisons from when the original Madison Square Garden opened in 1879 to today. Be sure to catch an all-new episode of The Garden’s Defining Moments  focusing on the opening of the original Madison Square Garden Thursday on MSG at 11:30 PM. -PRESIDENT- > Rutherford […]

Show Clips: Marciano Defeats Louis

Check out some exclusive clips from The Garden’s Defining Moments – Marciano Defeats Louis: Watch: The Greatness of Joe Louis Coming from humble beginnings, Joe Louis rose to become the first African-American heavyweight champion since Jack Johnson and a true American hero. Watch: Rising to the Top Though Rocky Marciano’s amateur record was not impressive, […]

Show Clips: 12-12-12

Check out some exclusive clips from The Garden’s Defining Moments – 12/12/12: Watch: The Garden Responds After the devastation left by Hurricane Sandy, James Dolan, John Sykes and Harvey Weinstein organized a mega concert at The Garden. Watch: Thanking Our Heroes Police officers and fire fighters who risked their lives during Hurricane Sandy were honored […]

Then & Now: 12-12-12 Concert for Sandy Relief

The 12/12/12 Concert for Sandy Relief was a huge success, raising over $30 million through tickets sales and $50 million overall. The event has now been immortalized as one of The Garden’s Defining Moments. Take a look back at some of the key figures from the 12-12-12 concert that took place at Madison Square Garden. […]

12 FACTS ABOUT 12/12/12

Tune into MSG on Friday, Jan. 1 at 11:30 PM for an in-depth look at the 12-12-12 concert that raised money and awareness for the damage caused by Hurricane Sandy. Here’s a closer look at a dozen cool moments from the monumental concert: The event was organized by James Dolan, (Executive Chairman of the Madison […]

Then & Now: Ewing’s Putback

The Knicks took down the Pacers in seven games during the 1994 Eastern Conference Finals to advance to their first NBA Finals since 1973 thanks to a late game-winning putback by all-star center Patrick Ewing. The play has now been immortalized as one of The Garden’s Defining Moments. Take a look back at some of […]

A DOZEN FACTS THAT MAKE EWING ‘THE MAN’

Tune in to MSG on Wednesday, Dec. 23 at 10:30 PM for an in-depth look at Patrick Ewing’s monumental performance in Game 7 of the 1994 Eastern Conference Finals against the Indiana Pacers. As impressive as that performance was, it was only one of Ewing’s numerous accomplishments. Here’s a look at a dozen cool moments […]

Then & Now: Bill Clinton Presidential Nomination

Arkansas Governor Bill Clinton described himself as a “Comeback Kid” as he began his transformation from underdog to the Democratic Party’s choice for a Presidential candidate in 1992. He went on to defeat incumbent George H.W. Bush and became the 42nd President of the United States. Take a look back at some of the key […]