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New York Rangers to Unveil Official NHL Winter Classic Jersey Exclusively on Blueshirtsunited.com

Live Video Stream of Jersey Unveiling - Monday, November 28th at 4pm

 

New York, NY (November 23, 2011) - On Monday, November 28th at 4PM, the New York Rangers will unveil the official jersey that the team will wear for the 2012 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic against the Philadelphia Flyers on January 2 at 1PM in Philadelphia. Fans can log on to Blueshirtsunited.com and Facebook.com/nyrangers to tune into the live streaming jersey unveiling which will feature select current players and will be hosted by MSG Network talent Dave Maloney and Al Trautwig. Official Winter Classic jerseys will be available for purchase beginning December 5th at Madison Square Garden.

In addition to watching the live stream, fans will have the opportunity to participate in a live chat on Blueshirtsunited.com where they can enter to win an official Rangers Winter Classic jersey. Immediately following the jersey unveiling, fans will have the chance to vote for the starting lineup for the Rangers Alumni team who will be playing in the Outdoor Alumni Classic on December 31 at 1PM in Philadelphia. By casting a vote for their favorite former Rangers, fans will automatically be entered to win a host of prizes including Winter Classic jerseys and tickets to the Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic and the Outdoor Alumni Game.

For fans interested in attending the Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic, the Rangers will be offering a special three-day Road Trip package presented by Amtrak, as well as a one-day package to provide the ultimate Blueshirt Winter Classic experience. Packages include round-trip transportation to Philadelphia, game tickets, access to a pre-game tailgate party with Rangers alumni and much more. For additional information, log on to NYRangers.com.

About The Madison Square Garden Company
The Madison Square Garden Company is a fully-integrated sports, media and entertainment business. The company is comprised of three business segments: MSG Sports, MSG Media and MSG Entertainment, which are strategically aligned to work together to drive the company's overall business, which is built on a foundation of iconic venues and compelling content that the company creates, produces, presents and/or distributes through its programming networks and other media assets. MSG Sports consists of owning and operating sports franchises, including the New York Knicks (NBA), the New York Rangers (NHL), the New York Liberty (WNBA), and the Connecticut Whale (AHL). MSG Sports also features the presentation of a wide variety of live sporting events including professional boxing, college basketball, track and field and tennis, as well as MSG Action Sports, an action sports and lifestyle division. MSG Media is a leader in production and content development for multiple distribution platforms, including content originating from MSG's venues. MSG Media consists of the MSG Networks (MSG, MSG Plus, MSG HD and MSG Plus HD) regional sports networks and the Fuse Networks (Fuse and Fuse HD), a national television network dedicated to music. MSG Entertainment is one of the country's leaders in live entertainment. MSG Entertainment creates, produces and/or presents a variety of live productions including the Radio City Christmas Spectacular featuring the Radio City Rockettes. MSG Entertainment also presents or hosts other live entertainment events such as concerts, family shows and special events in MSG's diverse collection of venues. These venues include Madison Square Garden, Radio City Music Hall, the Theater at Madison Square Garden, the Beacon Theatre, the Chicago Theatre and the Wang Theatre. More information is available at www.themadisonsquaregardencompany.com.

Contacts:

Stacey Escudero
(212) 465-6486
stacey.escudero@msg.com

Lauren Buchman
(212) 465-6487
lauren.buchman@msg.com

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