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CHECKETTS TAKES OVER MSG SPORTS GROUP

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Bob Gutkowski is out and Dave Checketts is in as the boss at Madison Square Garden.

Gutkowski, caught in a summer of bitter controversy following a spring of unparalleled success, resigned under pressure Tuesday "to pursue other opportunities."Checketts, a major part of the success as president of the New York Knicks, was appointed interim president of the Garden and president of the newly formed MSG Sports Group, which will oversee the Knicks and the Stanley Cup champion New York Rangers, both owned by the Garden.