Harlem Globetrotters Visit Alcatraz During Promotional Tour - NBC Bay Area

Harlem Globetrotters Visit Alcatraz During Promotional Tour

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    The world-famous Harlem Globetrotters is set to wow fans at seven games at SAP Center in San Jose and Oracle Arena in Oakland between Friday and Jan. 24. Bob Redell dribbles with the team. (Published Friday, Jan. 15, 2016)

    The Harlem Globetrotters are making their way around the Bay Area to promote several upcoming games in San Jose and Oakland.

    And on Friday morning, team member Orlando "El Gato" Melendez had a little fun at the SAP Center in San Jose ahead of the team's evening performance.

    On Thursday, the exhibition basketball team posted a video of its players making trick shots at Alcatraz Island and dribbling around its famous prison, as well as photos of the team visiting Twitter's San Francisco offices.

    Globetrotter players were also spotted walking through BART trains and spinning basketballs Thursday afternoon.

    The team plays seven games at SAP Center in San Jose and Oracle Arena in Oakland between Friday and Jan. 24.

    More information about the team and its games can be found online at harlemglobetrotters.com.

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