The Newest Harlem Globetrotter: Russell Wilson


ATLANTA (November 16, 2020) – Today, the world-famous Harlem Globetrotters held their 14th annual player draft, selecting a wide array of talented prospects that includes a standout college player, a Super Bowl-winning quarterback, a 2020 World Series champion, as well as a viral nun and a posthumously honored actor.

In all, the Globetrotters selected five players: one of the nation’s top college dunkers in Shaun Kirk of the University of North Carolina at Pembroke; viral internet sensation Sister Margaret Ann; 2020 World Series champion Mookie Bettsof the Los Angeles Dodgers; Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson; and, honored posthumously, Black Panther and 42 star and former high school basketball player Chadwick Boseman.

And now the tryouts: