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Legendary Harlem Globetrotters player Fred 'Curly' Neal dies at 77

14 days ago   |   By USA Today

Fred "Curly" Neal joined the Harlem Globetrotters in 1963 and played for the barnstorming on-court entertainers for 22 years.
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Harlem Globetrotters icon Fred 'Curly' Neal dies at 77

Harlem Globetrotters icon Fred 'Curly' Neal dies at 77

14 days ago   |   By UPI

Harlem Globetrotters legend Fred "Curly" Neal, the face of the team for more than two decades, died Thursday morning in his home outside of Houston at the age of 77.
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Harlem Globetrotter legend Fred “Curly” Neal dies at age 77

Harlem Globetrotter legend Fred “Curly” Neal dies at age 77

14 days ago   |   By ProBasketballTalk

He had his number retired at Madison Square Garden.
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Harlem Globetrotters legend Curly Neal dies at 77

14 days ago   |   By TheScore

Fred "Curly" Neal, one of the most famous members of the barnstorming basketball team the Harlem Globetrotters, died Thursday at the age of 77, the team announced. "We have lost one of the most genuine human beings the world has ever known,” Globetrotters general manager Jeff Munn said. "Curly's basketball skill was unrivaled by most, and his warm heart and huge smile brought joy to families worldwide." Neal played in more than 6,000 Globetrotters games between 1963 and 1985. In 2008, he became one of just five players from the team to have their jersey retired, joining names like Wilt...
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Harlem Globetrotters great Curly Neal dies at 77

14 days ago   |   By Sportsnet

Fred “Curly” Neal, the dribbling wizard who entertained millions with the Harlem Globetrotters for parts of three decades, has died. He was 77.
The Globetrotters said Neal died in his home outside of Houston on Thursday morning.
“We have lost one of the most genuine human beings the world has ever known,” Globetrotters general manager Jeff Munn said in a statement on Twitter. “Curly's basketball skill was unrivaled by most, and his warm heart and huge smile brought joy to families worldwide.”
Neal played for the Globetrotters from 1963-85, appearing in more than 6,000 games in 97 countries...
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Harlem Globetrotters legend Fred "Curly" Neal dies at 77

14 days ago   |   By CBSSports

Neal starred for the legendary traveling team from 1963-1985
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Harlem Globetrotters legend 'Curly' Neal, 77, dies

14 days ago   |   By ESPN

Fred "Curly" Neal, who played 22 seasons for the Globetrotters and was just the fifth player of the organization to have his number retired, has died at the age of 77.
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Harlem Globetrotters legend Curly Neal dies at age 77

14 days ago   |   By Yardbarke

The basketball world received some sad news on Thursday with reports that Harlem Globetrotters legend Fred “Curly” Neal has passed away at the age of 77, per TMZ Sports. Neal's 22-year stint with the exhibition team included north of 6,000 games and some incredible moments in front of awe-inspired fans. Neal suited up with the Globetrotters during the height of their popularity from 1963-85, playing in 97 different countries. He's right up there with Meadowlark Lemon as one of the most popular all-time members of the Globetrotters. He became one of just five former members of the...
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Harlem Globetrotters Legend Fred 'Curly' Neal Dies at Age 77

14 days ago   |   By Bleacher Report

Harlem Globetrotters legend Fred "Curly" Neal died Wednesday. Mannie Jackson, who once owned the Globetrotters, confirmed Neal's death to The Undefeated's Marc J. Spears. He was 77...
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