Madison Square Garden
Austin Hollins hit a tiebreaking 3-pointer with 46.1 seconds left and Minnesota won the NIT championship Thursday night, beating SMU 65-63 to give the Pitino family its latest postseason tournament title.
Richard Pitino leads Minnesota into the title game Thursday night against 73-year-old Larry Brown and SMU at Madison Square Garden, a building both basketball junkies revere.
Wilt had some unbelievable games here. Ali and Frazier fought here. The players who will take the court at Madison Square Garden this weekend, though, don’t remember any of that. And yet they still regard the Garden as the World’s Most Famous Arena.
The third-seeded Cyclones play the seventh-seeded Huskies on Friday in the NCAA tournament East Regional at Madison Square Garden. Both are coached by alums who enjoyed long pro careers.
Hall of Fame coach Larry Brown is headed back to Madison Square Garden, this time taking his SMU Mustangs to the NIT semifinals after beating California 67-65.
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The Big East tournament will have a touch of a wake to it this week. When games end, there will be plenty of reminiscing about rivalries and talk of what is to come.
Eleven years after the benefit concert for 9/11 at Madison Square Garden, many of the same musicians came together to raise money for those suffering from Superstorm Sandy.
10. At this point, I’d gladly trade Lamar Odom/Khloe Kardashian for Kim Kardashian/Kris Humphries. 9. Mavs had a chance to tie, but Jason Terry’s right-wing 3-pointer back-rimmed in the final :30. We shouldn’t be surprised. […]
On Sunday, Mark Cuban said that he would support Seattle’s efforts to return to the NBA, as long as it does not call for league expansion.