Food & Drink


It's the beginning of basketball season, which means you have exactly five days left to be optimistic about the Knicks' prospects. Since Madison Square Garden is surrounded by nothing but despicable pits of sleaze, get your pre- and post- game suds at Stout: a monumental, cobblestone-floored sports pub serving up cask-drawn ales and 120 brews -- one for every ill-advised trade Isaiah's made since last October.