2018-02-07 / Front Page

Globetrotters’ “Gator” Rivers Unsung Heroes speaker

The Freedom Council has announced the speaker for the Feb. 24 Unsung Hero Banquet will be Larry “Gator” Rivers, of the Harlem Globetrotters.

Rivers, a native of Savannah, has accomplished much within his life and is now committed to sharing his life lessons and experiences to inspire, encourage and motivate others.

Rivers joined the Globetrotters in 1973 and played 16 years. After retiring from the Globetrotters, Rivers has coached and mentored youth as well as served as executive producer of a documentary about his high school.

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