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Globetrotter 'Buckets' Blakes visits Fox 4

Posted at 7:49 AM, Feb 26, 2016
and last updated 2016-02-26 08:09:25-05

The Harlem Globetrotters will be bringing their tricks to Southwest Florida!  The team is celebrating 90 years of fun entertainment, and Friday on Fox 4 Rising, #15 'Buckets' Blakes stopped by to talk about their upcoming game.

Known worldwide as the ambassadors of goodwill, the Globetrotters have announced that they are giving back even more this year with the great assist initiative, pledging to spread 100 million smiles around the world over the next 10 years with act of kindness and benevolence. Examples include, bringing schools messages of bullying prevention, character and physical fitness, visiting children's hospitals, lending a hand after natural disasters, helping build homes for the needy and volunteering at soup kitchens and homeless shelters.

The Harlem Globetrotters will be appearing Tuesday, March 1st at 7pm at the Germain Arena in Estero.  Click here for more info.