The Harlem Globetrotters Edmonton Tickets
The Globetrotters take on the Generals
The Harlem Globetrotters have announced two games scheduled for Edmonton. At these games the celebrated exhibition team will be taking on rival team, the Washington Generals. Known for dominating the rivalry, the Globetrotters have been competing against the Generals since over six decades. Among their rivalry highlights include the January, 1971 game in which the Washington Generals broke their losing streak. Losing 2495 games, the Generals finally scored their first win with a 12-point lead. Witness as the rivals play a series of friendly games in 2016, full of ball-handling tricks, comedic moves, theatrical dunks and athleticism.
The Harlem Globetrotters on Tour
The Harlem Globetrotters was formed in Chicago in 1926. It wasn’t until the following year that the team played its first friendly game at the Savoy Big Five on 7th January, 1927. Comprising largely of an African-American roster, the Globetrotters decided to relocate to Harlem, New York in 1929 as the area was dubbed ‘the hub of African American culture.’ Over the years, the team has produced countless basketball legends, some of which include Frank Washington, Bernie Price, Connie Hawkins, Jackie Jackson and William Gates. Watch the diverse roster of the Harlem Globetrotters as it engages in multiple clashes. Buy the Harlem Globetrotters Edmonton tickets.