NEW YORK, July 16, 2010 -- Beginning Today, New York Rangers fans will have the opportunity to enter the "Manitoba Meets Manhattan" contest, for the chance to personally welcome Rangers 2010 First Round Draft pick, Manitoba native, Dylan McIlrath, to New York City.
Five lucky Rangers fans and their guests will win the exclusive opportunity to join the newly drafted Blueshirt and Rangers Great Adam Graves on a private tour of New York City atop a Gray Line Double Decker Bus this Wednesday, July 21st at 6PM. The bus will depart from Madison Square Garden, and take the group on a tour of iconic New York City Landmarks and sites throughout Manhattan, chosen by the fans themselves, in written submissions on newyorkrangers.com.
Fans can enter the contest by logging onto Twitter, Facebook or sending a text message detailing what they love about New York, and where they would take Dylan if they had the chance to show him around the greatest city in the world.
Twitter Entries: Follow @thenyrangers on Twitter. Tweet (use) hashtag #NYCDYLAN to enter
Facebook Entries: 'Like' the Rangers on Facebook. Join the conversation and post a wall comment
Text Message Entries: Text DYLAN to 726437 (RANGER) on your mobile phone
Madison Square Garden is a fully-integrated sports, entertainment and media business. The company is comprised of three business segments: MSG Sports, MSG Entertainment and MSG Media, which are strategically aligned to work together to drive its overall business, and built on a foundation of iconic venues and compelling content that MSG creates, produces, presents and/or distributes through its programming networks and other media assets. MSG Sports consists of the New York Knicks (NBA), the New York Rangers (NHL), the New York Liberty (WNBA), and the Hartford Wolf Pack (American Hockey League).
MSG Entertainment is a leader in managing and creating concerts and events at Madison Square Garden, Radio City Music Hall, The Theater at Madison Square Garden, the Beacon Theatre, the Chicago Theatre, the Wang Theatre in Boston, and produces the Radio City Christmas Spectacular featuring the Radio City Rockettes. MSG Media is comprised of leading television networks MSG, MSG Plus, MSG HD and MSG Plus HD, as well as MSG Interactive, which oversees all company wireless and online initiatives, and Fuse and Fuse HD, the national television network dedicated exclusively to music. The company owns and operates the Madison Square Garden arena complex located in the heart of the New York metropolitan area. More information is available at www.msg.com.