(USKings.us) The NBA Finals is the annual championship series of the National Basketball Association (NBA). The Eastern and Western conference champions play a best-of-seven game series to determine the league champion. The winners of the Finals are awarded the Larry O'Brien Championship Trophy, which replaced the Walter A. Brown Trophy in 1983.
Soho Historic District (New York State) : The district has the largest concentration of full and partial cast-iron facades anywhere in the United States
(USKings.us) New York City’s SoHo Cast Iron Historic District has the largest concentration of full and partial cast-iron facades anywhere in the world. Early residential buildings from the first decades of the 19th century remain, but it is the commercial architecture of the last half of the century that characterizes the neighborhood.
Home Box Office (New York State) : The oldest and longest continuously operating pay television service in the United States
(USKings.us) Home Box Office (HBO) is an American premium cable and satellite television network that is owned by the namesake unit Home Box Office, Inc., a division of AT&T's WarnerMedia.
Major League Baseball (New York State) : The oldest professional baseball organization in the United States
(USKings.us) Major League Baseball (MLB) is a professional baseball organization, the oldest of the four major professional sports leagues in the United States and Canada. A total of 30 teams play in the National League (NL) and American League (AL), with 15 teams in each league.
(USKings.us) The Empire State Building is a 102-story[b] Art Deco skyscraper in Midtown Manhattan, New York City. Designed by Shreve, Lamb & Harmon and completed in 1931, the building has a roof height of 1,250 feet (380 m) and stands a total of 1,454 feet (443.2 m) tall, including its antenna.
American Express ( New York State) : The oldest multinational financial services corporation in the United States
(USKings.us) The American Express Company, also known as Amex, is an American multinational financial services corporation headquartered in Three World Financial Center in New York City. The company was founded in 1850 and is one of the 30 components of the Dow Jones Industrial Average. The company is best known for its charge card, credit card, and traveler's cheque businesses.
SUNY (New York State) : The largest comprehensive systems of universities, colleges, and community colleges in the United States
(USKings.us) The State University of New York (SUNY) is a system of public institutions of higher education in New York, United States. It is the largest comprehensive systems of universities, colleges, and community colleges in the United States,with a total enrollment of 606,232 students, plus 1.1 million adult education students, spanning 64 campuses across the state.
(USKings.us) Kickstarter is an American public-benefit corporation based in Brooklyn, New York, that maintains a global crowdfunding platform focused on creativity and merchandising.
8’ Till Late (New York State) : The first store chain with goods made from felt in the United States
(USKings.us) New Yorkers are used to shopping at their neighborhood bodega, but a new convenience store called 8 Till Late is nothing like anything you've seen before.
(USKings.us) The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai, located at East 14th Street and Second Avenue in lower Manhattan, New York City, is one of the most prominent otolaryngology and ophthalmology hospitals in the world, providing primary inpatient and outpatient care in those specialties.