Jessica Mousseau is a copywriter & copy editor from the United States. Her work can be viewed at: www.jessicamousseau.com.
Published June 27th 2011
New York is known for its many successful sports teams. That makes this city a haven for sports lovers. Whether baseball, basketball, hockey, football or tennis, there are a variety of places to visit if you're a sports lover in New York City.
Whether you're a Mets or Yankees fan, there are a variety of sports bars in and around the city hosting events during game days. If you're more adventurous, buy tickets to Citi Field or Yankee Stadium to see a game close up and personal.
Want to see a basketball game? Come to Madison Square Garden to see New York's own Knicks or travel to Jersey to see the NJ Nets. There are also a variety of other college basketball games available to watch.
New York & New Jersey houses 3 individual National Hockey League teams: the Devils, Islanders and the Rangers. Visit Madison Square Garden for a Rangers game, Nassau Coliseum for Islanders or the Prudential Center for a Devils Game.
Both the Jets & Giants play at Meadowland Stadium (Giants Stadium when the Giants play). This arena is located in East Rutherford, New Jersey.