Harlem Globetrotters make their way to Almeria

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THE WORLD famous Harlem Globetrotters bounced their way into Almeria last Saturday.

The legendary American team displayed their formidable basketball prowess and theatrical acrobatics to a 4,400 strong crowd in Almeria’s Palace of the Mediterranean Games.

The event formed part of the troupe’s global tour and featured favourites Big Easy Lofton, Ant Atkinson, Hi-Lite Bruton, Thunder Law, Bull Bullard and Cheese Chisholm.

The team, whose legendary skills have been entertaining the USA since 1926, played the one-night event as part their world tour including stops in Zaragoza and Madrid.

Team member Slick Shaw explained that “our parties last four quarters, but the memories last a lifetime.” Reviews from spectators were delighted at the family-friendly fun and the opportunity to see such a big team play locally.

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