On March 26, the sports world learned that Fred "Curly" Neal, Harlem Globetrotter legend, passed away.
Neal wrote a perspective piece for USA Today in 2016 about what it meant to him to play for the Globetrotters, who broke down racial barriers as one of the first all-black basketball teams in the 1920s.
UPDATE: The Harlem Globetrotters pay tribute to Fred "Curly" Neal in the tweet below. Neal was the team's slick ballhandler, playing more than 6,000 games for the Globetrotters, TMZ reports.
"The Harlem Globetrotters have been -- and will continue to be - at the forefront of breaking down racial barriers in this country", he said. Neal and the Globetrotters were so popular that they were immortalized in the Hanna-Barbera animated series named after them.
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Also, Wuhan will resume commercial flights from April 8, excluding global flights and flights to and from Beijing . To prevent a surge in imported cases, China is ramping up quarantine and screening rules for all global arrivals.
Neal was a star high school player in Greensboro, North Carolina, and led Johnson C. Smith University in Charlotte to the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association title after averaging 23 points per game as a senior.
In 2008, Neal became the fifth Globetrotters player to have his jersey retired, joining Wilt Chamberlain, Marques Haynes, Meadowlark Lemon and Goose Tatum.
Neal was one of just five Globetrotters to have his number retired, an honor he received in 2008.
Steve Kerr, the head coach of the Golden State Warriors, said it was "hard to express how much joy Curly Neal brought to my life growing up".
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There has been a coronavirus outbreak aboard a deployed US Navy aircraft carrier, and the situation is getting worse. Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly made the announcement during Thursday's press briefing at the Pentagon.
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S-corps and partnerships, entities with filing deadlines that were set for March 16, aren't included in the deferment. Many states are extending their filing deadlines to match the new deadline for filing federal returns.
L'épopée formidable de l'équipe de France à la Coupe du monde 1982 et la démi-finale France-Allemagne, c'était lui. En pleine pandémie de Covid-19, sa famille a précisé qu'il était décédé " naturellement d'épuisement ".
Vitol said refineries have so far cut about 7 million bpd, a figure the company expects to rise further as storage fills up. Products supplied, a proxy for US demand, dropped almost 10% to 19.4 million bpd, EIA data showed.
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In that sense, we are like every other club in the union: when we do not stage matches and events we do not generate revenue. We will ensure a fair and balanced outcome for the game and are now committed to update on this by the middle of April".