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Fred ‘Curly' Neal, Harlem Globetrotters Legend, Dies at 77

13 days ago   |   By The Wrap

Fred Neal, the basketball legend and actor better known by his nickname “Curly,” whose entertaining and highly skilled playing made him a star over 22 seasons with the Harlem Globetrotters, died Thursday from undisclosed causes. He was 77
“We have lost one of the most genuine human beings the world has ever known,” Globetrotters General Manager Jeff Munn said in a statement. “Curly's basketball skill was unrivaled by most, and his warm heart and huge smile brought joy to families worldwide.”
Born in 1942 in Greensboro, North Carolina, Neal played basketball for Johnson C. Smith University...
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Curly Neal Dies: Harlem Globetrotters Super Dribbler And TV Star Was 77

13 days ago   |   By Deadline

Fred “Curly” Neal, the Harlem Globetrotters guard whose dazzling dribbling and penchant for half-court shots entertained several generations of basketball fans, has died. He passed on Thursday at his home near Houston at age 77, the Globetrotters announced. No cause was given. Neal's shaved head and basketball excellence made him one of the faces of...
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