Tag: MSG

London Sphere last gasp at ‘political’ altar

The Sphere in London is dead

The US company behind a proposed huge Las Vegas-style Sphere entertainment venue in East London (UK) has withdrawn its plans. ‘The Guardian’ stated that the Madison Square Garden Entertainment (MSG) said it could not continue to participate in a process that was “merely a political football... » Read more

‘Lights’ issue blight London MSG Sphere plans

Plans for The Sphere London rejected by Major

It might be good enough for Las Vegas (US), but the Sphere – a dazzling orb-shaped 90 meter-high music venue that doubles as a giant digital billboard – is unlikely to be coming to London (UK) after the Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, rejected a planning application. ‘The Guardian’... » Read more

Infosys digital push to key MSG properties

MSG partners with Infosys

The Madison Square Garden Sports Corp. (MSG Sports), Madison Square Garden Entertainment Corp. (MSG Entertainment) and Indian IT major Infosys announced a multiyear signature marketing partnership on November 17th. The ‘Business Standard’ stated that under the partnership, Infosys will be the... » Read more

New York arenas open with strict COVID norms

New York venue requirements for fans

Following the recent announcement that Madison Square Garden (MSG) (US) will begin welcoming limited in-person fans for the American professional basketball team New York Knicks and the American professional ice hockey team New York Rangers games in accordance with State reopening guidelines, the... » Read more

Modifications in MSG’s London Sphere plans

London Sphere MSG update Sept. 2020

The entertainment wing of US live sports and entertainment giant Madison Square Garden (MSG) Company has entered modified plans for its proposed MSG Sphere venue in London after overcoming objections raised by Network Rail. Network Rail is the owner and infrastructure manager of most of the railway... » Read more

MSG spin-off sports and entertainment assets

Madison Square Garden April 2020

A new MSG Entertainment company was formed on Monday. With this formation, the split of Madison Square Garden Company’s (MSG) sports and entertainment assets has been completed. The Madison Square Garden Company (also known as The MSG Company) is an American sports and entertainment holding... » Read more

Steve Ballmer prevails as deal struck to buy The Forum

The Forum Club - Los Angeles

The American professional basketball team Los Angeles Clippers owner Steve Ballmer has struck a deal with the multipurpose indoor arena in New York City – Madison Square Garden (MSG) – to buy The Forum for $400 million in cash, the team announced on Tuesday. The deal clears the path for the... » Read more