Archive for Madison Square Garden

Redmen (or is it Storm) beat the Hoyas

Dec 12, 2013 No Comments by

Georgetown v. St. John’s at Madison Square Garden – story is – Hoyas and probably still called the Redmen at this point -for Hoya fans and Alumni at this point trying to get back the magic of the early to Mid- 1980s and with Iverson at the point, shooting guard and pretty much everywhere else, […]

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The Wanamaker Millrose Games (Father – Son Memories)

Dec 03, 2013 No Comments by

Father – Son Memories The Wanamaker Millrose Games Wanamaker Millrose Games – another sentimental ticket stub – my father was a big, big track and field follower and every year we would go to various events for track and field. The Millrose Games at Madison Square Garden was one of them and this just brings […]

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The Greatest Show on the Earth

Nov 24, 2013 No Comments

It’s The Greatest Show on the Earth Never having gone to the Ringling Brothers & Barnum & Bailey Circus when I was a kid, some friends and I decided it was time go. I remember each year watching the Elephants walk to Madison Square Garden and the commercials on TV for the Three Ring Circus, […]

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The Joy of Beating Syracuse

Nov 18, 2013 No Comments

The Joy of Beating Syracuse This self-titled Stubstory defines what Big East basketball used to mean. Back in the days when these college freshmen were in diapers, and the real rivalries where formed. But hey, any day our un-ranked team beats what I think was a top ten “Orange” is a story work remembering. For […]

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Coaches vs Cancer 2008

Nov 14, 2013 No Comments

by Tony M How do deal with Unruly Fans These are always good games- the beginning of the college season – a tribute to Jimmy V. A friend of mine was a big college basketball fan – so we decided to go to the game (Michigan 55,  UCLA 52) and ended up in the last […]

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New York Knicks – Playoffs Gonna Happen Again (finally)

Oct 15, 2013 No Comments

If you look back to late November you’ll see a Stubstory I sent in from a NBA Finals games the New York Knicks were in. At the time I was basking in the glory that was a nice beginning to a season, which for a Knick fan lately qualified as a major miracle. Well, look […]

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Ten Years After – Where were you Sept 29, 1972?

Sep 18, 2013 No Comments

One of my earliest concerts. Madison Square Garden, rocking on a Friday night. Back in the days of Marshall Stacks. Ten Years After was touring behind their album, “A Space in Time.” This was one of their best, and this show had MSG shaking. Great stuff from “back in the day.” 1. One Of These […]

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Gretzky skates off for the last time

Aug 24, 2013 No Comments

I dug this stub out thinking about the Winter Classic coming up today in Pittsburgh, then realized why I’d held onto it after all. It was Gretzky’s last game at the Garden – and the crowd was there to pay homage to the Great One. It was amazing what his presence had meant at MSG […]

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Page and Plant or a Wedding….Hmmmmmm

Aug 12, 2013 2 Comments

Two tickets here, but only one used. Being a big Zeppelin fan, but having never gotten a chance to see the band live, I was excited to see Page and Plant touring in 1995, and I got a ticket to their show at Madison Square Garden. Soon after, I was invited to my step-brother’s wedding […]

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1994 Stanley Cup Finals – NOW it’s Hockey Season

Jul 13, 2013 No Comments

I don’t care when they drop that first puck, the only thing that happens in a hockey season before December is that the trash sinks to the bottom – but nobody every won a Stanley Cup on the back of the hockey they played in October and November. No sir, now with Thanksgiving behind us […]

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