Saturday, June 15, 2013

Vice, Rodman, Globetrotters Meet DPRK Players

Dennis Rodman, Harlem Globetrotters and North Korean Players

Last night Vice had their first season finale on HBO with the broadcast of their recent trip to North Korea. If you remember, back in February 2013 Vice correspondent Ryan Duffy and three members of the Harlem Globetrotters became the first American delegation to play together with North Korean athletes in a friendly exhibition basketball game in Pyongyang. The country's young, enigmatic leader Kim Jong Un attended the game with NBA hall-of-famer Dennis Rodman at his side. The game ended in a very diplomatic 110-110 tie and on the next day Duffy and the Globetrotters had a chance to talk directly with the North Korean players during lunch. Here is a part of that conversation:


Harlem Globetrotters vs DPRK Practice Game

NKBA Kim Jong Un & Dennis Rodman Video Game

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