UPDATE: Things like this are usually to good to be true. To that end, we just received this note. We report, you decide.

I used to work for the Knicks and Rangers. I have a friend who does the camera work for Rangers commercial spots. The proposal was a complete HOAX. It was a set-up and completely fake. It had the entire crowd going, but unfortunately were 2 actors who were put up to it.

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