Actor and comedian Adam Sandler has shared a new photo on his official Instagram account and saddened after the death of his greatest childhood hero and former Harlem Globetrotter, Fred ‘Curly’ Neal.
One of the greatest Harlem Globetrotters of all time Fred ‘Curly’ Neal died Thursday at age 77 in Houston.
After his death, Sandler took to Instagram to pay his tribute to Curly Neal and showed his respect with an emotional condolence message. In the message, he said that he loved the late basketball player very much, and he was watching his shows like every kid.
Here’s what Adam Sandler captioned:
“Loved this man! Stopped what I was doing anytime Curly was on TV. Just like every other kid! RIP and love to his family!”
Actor David Spade commented and said:
“100%. Me too”
Another fan named vicster555 wrote:
“Grew up watching the Globetrotters… RIP!”
See the Instagram post below.