15/12/1925 The first hockey game at Madison Square Garden
The History of Madison Square Garden
The New York Rangers, owned by the Garden's owner Tex Rickard, got their name from a play on words involving his name: Tex's Rangers. However, the Rangers were not the first NHL team to play at the Garden; the New York Americans had begun play in 1925 – and in fact, officially opened the Garden by losing to the Montreal Canadiens, 3-1.
Explore contextually related video stories in a new eye-catching way. Try Combster now!