Nothing screams ice hockey like a warm summer's night. No, really. With Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Finals kicking off on the fairer coast, New York Rangers fans flocked to Manhattan's Bryant Park by the subway-load to cheer on the Blueshirts from beneath a massive imax-sized screen.
Bryant Park looks live, ill way to watch a game pic.twitter.com/yuajFCGTOZ
— MDII (@misterdevore) June 5, 2014
The city's Empire State Building was also lit in blue and red for the occasion.
Unfortunately, the community's good vibes weren't enough for the Rangers, as they fell to the Kings in overtime, 3-2.