ADVISORY, Dec. 18, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
The Harlem Globetrotters, an exhibition basketball team that combines athleticism, theater, and comedy, will visit the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square. The Harlem Globetrotters tip off their new tour on Dec. 26 when they embark on a 310-game schedule in over 250 North American cities through May. The NYC-area will welcome the team from Dec. 27 to Jan. 3, including games at Madison Square Garden and Barclays Center.
In honor of the occasion, Flight Time Lang and Bull Bullard will ring the Closing Bell.
Nasdaq MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio
Friday, December 19, 2014 – 3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET
The Harlem Globetrotters Contact:
Fiber Line (Encompass Waterfront): 4463
Gal 3C/06C 95.05 degrees West
18 mhz Lower
DL 3811 Vertical
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About The Harlem Globetrotters:
Sponsored by World Vision, Greyhound Lines and Baden Sports, The Harlem Globetrotters® are celebrating their 89th consecutive year, continuing a world famous tradition of ball handling wizardry, basketball artistry, and one-of-a-kind family entertainment that continues to thrill fans of all ages. Harlem Globetrotters International, Inc. is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Herschend Family Entertainment Corporation, the largest family-owned themed entertainment company in the U.S. Throughout their history, the Original Harlem Globetrotters have showcased their iconic talents in 122 countries and territories on six continents, often breaking down cultural and societal barriers while providing fans with their first-ever basketball experience. Proud inductees of the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, the Globetrotters have entertained hundreds of millions of fans-among them popes, kings, queens, and presidents-over more than eight thrilling decades. For the latest news and information about the Harlem Globetrotters, and to purchase tickets and team merchandise, visit the Globetrotters' official Web site: www.harlemglobetrotters.com.
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