Photos from the ribbon cutting and unveiling of the completely transformed Madison Square Garden Arena in New York City on October 24, 2013. The Garden has been shutting down for four to five months every year for the past three years to finish the billion-dollar renovation, which also includes wider concourses, mores suites and comfortable new balcony seating. UPI/John Angelillo
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