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Thompson cheers on Rangers in Eastern Conference First Round at MSG

'Saturday Night Live' actor fired up for New York in Twitter video

by Anna Kulesa @akulesa_ / NHL.com Staff Writer

Live from New York, it's playoff season.

"Saturday Night Live" actor Kenan Thompson cheered on the New York Rangers as they took on the Pittsburgh Penguins in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference First Round on Tuesday.

"Live from Madison Square Garden in the heart of New York City, it's New York Rangers hockey, baby," Thompson said in a video posted to social media.

Tweet from @NYRangers: ��� LIVE FROM NEW YORK ���CC: @kenanthompson pic.twitter.com/fXGiVnL2HY

Thompson wasn't the only electric fan at the Garden. The crowd was defeaning, cheering on the Rangers in the team's first home playoff game since May 9th, 2017.

Tweet from @NYRangers: VOLUME 📈 pic.twitter.com/F2G7DyZfDs

Tweet from @NYRangers: ELECTRIC pic.twitter.com/BuH0KnnUuP

Sounds like "The World's Most Famous Arena" is also the world's loudest arena.

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