The Globetrotter’s want to join the NBA and the founder’s granddaughter says it’s a great idea

Chicago's Afternoon News

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA – APRIL 15: Cutch of the Globetrotters dunks during the Harlem Globetrotters World Tour at Qudos Bank Arena on April 15, 2018 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Daniel Munoz/Getty Images)

Abra Berkely is the granddaughter of Abe Saperstein -founder of the world famous Harlem Globetrotters, she joins Steve Bertrand on Chicago’s Afternoon News to talk about the prospect of the Globetrotters joining the NBA. The organization has deep ties to the NBA and sent a letter to league commissioner Adam Silver asking to join the league.

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