HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) — The Harlem Globetrotters are stopping by Huntsville on their “Spread Game” tour.
After being inactive for over a year due to COVID-19, the Globetrotters are back on tour. The team will have a show at the Von Braun Center on January 30 at 3 p.m.
Founded in 126 the Globetrotters have traveled to more than 120 countries and on average perform more than 400 times each year.
Of the 30 athletes on the team, one is a North Alabama native. “Too Tall” Winston from Russellville has been playing basketball since he was three years old. He has spent 28 years on the court and has been with the Globetrotters for seven years.
Along with showing off the skills of Winston and others, the tour will also feature a special tribute to long-time Harlem Globetrotter Curly Neal who spent 22 seasons with the team.
You can purchase tickets here.