John Anderson, 29, and Steven Line, 27, were both going to the New York Knicks game on Sunday afternoon at Madison Square Garden for one reason only. “We’re here to chant ‘Free Oakley’,” Anderson said, outside of the arena before the Knicks faced off against the San Antonio Spurs on a dreary Sunday afternoon in Midtown. “That’s why we came today.”
Thousands of other fans joined Anderson and Line during the Knicks game Friday night chanting “Free Oakley!” throughout the game. The Knicks lost to the Denver Nuggets.
The chants can be explained by what happened last Wednesday night at Madison
[caption id="attachment_17301" align="alignnone" width="4607"] The vacant RKO Hamilton Theater in West Harlem, where Alexander Wang showed his Fall 2017 collection. (Courtney Vinopal / NY City Lens)[/caption]
During New York Fashion Week, all eyes tend to revolve around Lower Manhattan, where most of the designer shows happen. But last Saturday, some of the biggest names in the industry came uptown to West Harlem for fashion designer Alexander Wang’s Fall 2017 show.
The show was held in the vacant RKO Hamilton Theater, which is located on 146th Street and Broadway, has been a cinema, boxing ring, church, and most recently the seasonal Halloween store in