World-famous Harlem Globetrotter Curly Neal shows Elisa DiStefano some moves

It was all about hoops and alley-oops today when Harlem Globetrotter Curly Neal stopped by the News 12 Long Island studios.

Curly Neal, of the Harlem Globetrotters, was in the studio this morning.

Curly Neal, of the Harlem Globetrotters, was in the studio this morning. (2/12/13)

WOODBURY - It was all about hoops and alley-oops today when Harlem Globetrotter Curly Neal stopped by the News 12 Long Island studios.

Neal has played in more than 6,000 games in 97 countries around the world. The number 22 player was with the team for 22 seasons. He says the key to being a Globetrotter is family and children.  Neal adds that all of the fans around the world and their support keep him motivated.

The Harlem Globetrotters will be at Nassau Coliseum this Sunday at 1 p.m. and 5 p.m. for some fun games, tricks and superstar moves on the court!

Click on the video on the left or click News 12 Extra on Optimum TV channel 612 for more footage of Curly Neal showing Elisa some moves! And click on the gallery to see more photos from the interview!

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