Harlem Globetrotters: Sweet Long Distance Shot

The Harlem Globetrotters are bringing their 2012 World Tour to the Anaheim, Los Angeles, and Ontario from February 18-20.  Games will take place at Honda Center (Saturday, Feb. 18 at 1 p.m. and 7 p.m), STAPLES Center (Sunday, Feb. 19 at 12 p.m. and 5 p.m.), and the Citizens Business Bank Arena (Monday, Feb. 20 at 2 p.m.).


Tickets to see the world’s most famous basketball team are available at www.harlemglobetrotters.com, www.ticketmaster.com,
the respective area box offices, or by phone at 800-745-3000. Information on group and scout tickets can also be
found at www.harlemglobetrotters.com.

The Globetrotters also feature the top three finishers from the 2011 College Slam Dunk Contest, including the reigning champ Jacob “Hops” Tucker. At 5-10, Tucker sports a 50-inch vertical leap, and his YouTube videos have garnered well over four million views.

The 2012 rookie class has a total of three seven-footers including Los Angeles native Jermaine “Stretch” Middleton, standing at 7-4 as the third-tallest player in team

“The Globetrotters are excited to welcome a new generation of stars to carry on the storied tradition of the world’s most entertaining basketball team,”
said Globetrotters CEO Kurt Schneider. “This year’s rookie class features some of the most talented and promising players from across the

Current Globetrotters stars Big Easy Lofton, Scooter Christensen, Bull Bullard, and many others will team up with the world class rookies for
nearly 270 games on the North American portion of the World Tour, bringing the Globetrotter magic to over 230 cities in 46 states, the District of Columbia,
and five Canadian provinces.

Player rosters in each city will vary and are subject to change.