Harlem Globetrotters Star Meadowlark Lemon Dead At 83
Lemon spent 22 years with the Globetrotters, wowing crowds with his trick shots and huge personality.By Briana Altergott | December 28, 2015
Basketball Hall of Famer and former Harlem Globetrotter Meadowlark Lemon has died at the age of 83.
His wife, Cynthia, told The New York Times he died Sunday in Scottsdale, Arizona. The cause of his death is still unclear.
Lemon started his 22-year career with the Globetrotters in 1954. The so-called "Clown Prince" of basketball played more than 16,000 games with the team and wowed crowds with his trick shots and huge personality. (Video via Aetna)