Oklahoma legend and former Globetrotter recognized

Wednesday, February 27th 2008, 8:25 pm
By: News 9


An Oklahoma legend was honored at the state capitol Wednesday. The Senate recognized former Harlem Globetrotter Marques Haynes.

Haynes is known as the world's greatest dribbler.

The Sand Springs native played in over 12,000 professional basketball games in his 46 year career.

Senate passed a resolution making today Marques Haynes Appreciation Day.