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Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 12 / 15 / 17

Sunday The Harlem Globetrotters “Hoops For The Troops Game” on will air at 6:00pm ET on ESPN2. The broadcast will celebrate the Globetrotters' 75th anniversary of performing for the troops around the world.

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