In New York City and on Long Island - sit courtside at the Knicks Game, root for the Rangers at Madison Square Garden and watch Islanders on ice at the Nassau Coliseum. And for a true college basketball experience, head to the Carrier Dome at Syracuse University (The Loud House), the largest on-campus basketball arena in the nation where The Orange is "New York's College Team," where sports is a culture, not just a game. If you're looking for a little more rush, be sure to put the Olympic Sports Complex in Lake Placid on your map.
There's more. Check out the Frank Ritter Ice Arena in Rochester, the Houston Field House in Troy for hotly contested ECAC action, the AHL Adirondack Phantoms scrape the ice at the Glens Falls Civic Center, or catch an Albany Devils game at the Times Union Center in Albany. In Buffalo, see the exciting NHL action of the Buffalo Sabers at Buffalo's First Niagara Center.
And for those who like to play the game, you'll find plenty of ways to win at New York's casinos from racetracks and gaming resorts that make for a richer experience