Harlem Globetrotters

Hawk of the Harlem Globetrotters heads the ball out of the basket during a game against the Washington Generals at the Verizon Center in Washington on March 5, 2011. (Photo by Nicholas Kamm/AFP/Getty Images)

Harlem Globetrotters Cut Ties With Longtime Opponent Washington Generals

The most one-sided rivalry in sports history has come to an unceremonious end.


Members of the Harlem Globe Trotters basketball team look at Pope Francis as he arrives for his weekly general audience at St Peter's square on May 6, 2015 at the Vatican.  (credit: ANDREAS SOLARO/AFP/Getty Images)

Harlem Globetrotters Meet With Pope Francis

Pope Francis got a chance to try out some new moves courtesy of the Harlem Globetrotters.


Thunder Law (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

MUST-WATCH: Harlem Globetrotter Sets World Record With Incredible Backwards Shot

Why be satisfied with one world record when you can have two?


The Harlem Globetrotters' Johnny "Hawk" Thomas high-fives a boy at Washington Rose Elementary School in Roosevelt, N.Y. (credit: CBS 2)

Harlem Globetrotter, Long Island Kids Take Shot At Stopping Bullying

A Harlem Globetrotter scored big with some Long Island schoolchildren Tuesday — and vice versa.


Bull Bullard and Hawk Thomas of the Harlem Globetrotters (credit: CBS 2)

Harlem Globetrotters Getting More Up Close And Personal With Fans

The Harlem Globetrotters are placing more of an emphasis on crowd interaction these days, a pair of the acrobatic hoopsters told CBS 2’s Andrea Grymes on Sunday.


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TTYM: Watch A Gronk Rap Music Video And Spencer Hawes Sing Karaoke

   by @TaraLipinskyMore Columns here. In This week’s That Thing You Missed Spencer Hawes follows up a put-back dunk with a little ditty, a hockey ref is in the wrong place at the right time, the Harlem Globetrotters […]


The Harlem Globetrotters perform during a media session in May 2013.  (Photo by Phil Walter/Getty Images)

WATCH: Harlem Globetrotter Sets Record For Longest Basketball Shot

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — We have a new world record for longest basketball shot, courtesy Corey “Thunder” Law of the Harlem Globetrotters. Law drained an attempt 109 feet, 9 inches from the basket at at […]


Bull Bullard nearly crushed by backboard in Honduras (credit: YouTube/Harlem Globetrotters)

VIDEO: Harlem Globetrotter Nearly Crushed By Collapsing Hoop

Cheers turned to screams in Honduras as William “Bull” Bullard was nearly crushed by the backboard, which couldn’t support his weight following an alley-oop dunk.


Dennis Rodman (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Dennis Rodman Brings His Basketball Skills To … Wait For It … North Korea

Former NBA star Dennis Rodman brought his basketball skills and flamboyant style — neon-bleached hair, tattoos, nose studs and all — on Tuesday to the isolated Communist country with possibly the world’s drabbest dress code: North Korea.


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Harlem Globetrotter’s TNT Maddox Visits The Couch

The legendary Harlem Globetrotters roll into the Tri-State area on Friday for four days of on-court fun. Leading the way is the team’s first female player in two decades: TNT Maddox.


Buckets Blakes and Curly Neal (L-R) of the Harlem Globetrotters (credit: CBS 2)

Harlem Globetrotters To Perform For Hometown Fans

The Harlem Globetrotters are on their way back to the Tri-State area for a week-long schedule of entertaining hoops.


Pictures of the victims of the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown are seen on artificial flowers at a roadside memorial - Dec. 20, 2012 (credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Officials Try To Give Sandy Hook Students Sense Of Normalcy Ahead Of Return To Class

The children won’t be returning to classes for another week, but officials from the town, school district and local agencies are doing their best in the meantime to keep them occupied following a massacre at their school two weeks ago.


Members of the Harlem Globetrotters at the Brooklyn Bridge (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

Harlem Globetrotters To Play First-Ever Game In Brooklyn

The Harlem Globetrotters have played 20,000 exhibitions in 120 countries and now for the first time in their 87-year history they will play in Brooklyn.


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B&C Morning Show: 7’8″ Globetrotter Paul ‘Tiny’ Sturgess Visits

Boomer & Craig were thrilled to welcome Paul ‘Tiny’ Sturgess into the Allstate Studio. Sturgess was born in the United Kingdom and at 7’8″ tall, he the tallest professional basketball player according to the Guinness Book of World Records.


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B&C Show Blog & Audio: You Can Smell It

We made it through a weekend with no football and lived to tell about it. For Craig, that meant it was time to take a deep breath and get a good whiff of baseball, as Yankees pitchers and catchers reported to Tampa on Monday.