Mayor Michael Bloomberg proposed the ban in his final State of the City address.
The New York City Hospitality Alliance is hoping the city will change its plan for new enforcement rules.
Stephen Jackson reportedly sprained his ankle tripping over a waitress serving Mayor Bloomberg at MSG.
Opponents of the city's large soda ban charge the move is illegal.
In six months drinks larger than 16 ounces will be outlawed in New York City.
Queens City Councilman Dan Halloran testified at a public meeting Tuesday against the soda ban.
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