from Jim Modlin courtesy of the Greensboro Coliseum staff:
Worldâ€™s most famous teamâ€ bringing all-new spectacular show to Greensboro Coliseum
Coming off the most successful year in the franchiseâ€™s illustrious history, with a record-breaking 62 box offices records and over two million smiling fans, the iconic Harlem Globetrotters are primed to showcase their eye-popping 2010 World Tour in Greensboro on Sunday, March 21, 2010 with the wholesome family entertainment known worldwide for thrilling fans young and old and making cherished family memories. Tickets go on sale to the public on Monday, November 16, 2009 at 10:00 AM.
Now in their 84th consecutive season of touring the world, the Globetrottersâ€™ high-flying show features some of the most extraordinary athletes and entertainers on the planet â€“ including Big Easy Lofton and Flight Time Lang, who are starring in the Emmy Award-winning CBS reality hit, â€œThe Amazing Race;â€ the always hilarious Special K Daley; dribbling magician Scooter Christensen; and ball handling wizards Handles Franklin and Ant Atkinson.
Sports Illustrated praised it as â€œthe sports equivalent of comfort food,â€ in its March 2009 feature article on the Globetrotters titled, Still Crazy After All These Years.