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ICYMI: Dominique Wilkins Talks Statue, Legacy, And What’s Next For The Hawks

On the 9-19-14 edition of the HBCU Report we were joined by Atlanta Hawks legend Dominique Wilkins. Dominique is a nine-time NBA All-Star and the winner of two NBA slam dunk contests, Wilkins registered 26,668 […]

WAOK-AM–09/19/2014

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Hawks Send Out Open Letter To Fans And City Of Atlanta

The Atlanta Hawks have wrapped up a week of turmoil by sending out an open letter to the team, their fans and to the City of Atlanta. The letter went out to their email distribution […]

92.9 The Game–09/13/2014

Danny Ferry. (Credit: Scott Cunningham)

Danny Ferry To Take Indefinite Leave Of Absence

The Atlanta Hawks today have announced that GM Danny Ferry will be taking an “indefinite leave of absence”. The move comes after the public release of the audio of Ferry reading the controversial comments on […]

92.9 The Game–09/12/2014

Danny Ferry. (Credit: Scott Cunningham)

Audio Recording Of Ferry Comments Released As Hawks Continue To Draw Fire

By Mike Conti | Twitter: @mikeconti929 The front office of the Atlanta Hawks remains in the crosshairs of a national firestorm after an audio recording of Danny Ferry using an insensitive term to describe a […]

92.9 The Game–09/12/2014

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Atlanta Civil Rights Activists Offended After Hawks Cancel Meeting On Racially-Charged Statements

Atlanta Civil Rights activists staged a sit-in inside the lobby of Philips Arena on Wednesday, Sept. 10. .They sang “We Shall Overcome”, a song of protest that became a main anthem of the Civil Rights Movement. […]

WAOK-AM–09/11/2014

Rapper Nelly poses with Atlanta Hawks Owners Michael Gearon (L) and Bruce Levenson (R) during the game against the Cleveland Cavaliers on Jan. 25, 2006 at Philips Arena in Atlanta, Ga. (credit: Scott Cunningham/NBAE via Getty Images)

Majority Owner for the Atlanta Hawks Causes Stir

Atlanta Hawks majority owner Bruce Levenson has announced that he will be selling his share of the team after a racist email from 2012 recently surfaced detailing how the heavy presence of African-Americans, were preventing affluent Caucasians […]

WAOK-AM–09/10/2014

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Civil Rights Leaders To Meet With Hawks Officials

Hawks officials agreed Monday to meet with civil rights leaders after a team owner disclosed that he wrote a racially charged email theorizing that black fans kept white fans away.

09/08/2014

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Hawks Majority Owner Selling His Share After “Racist” Email

So the cats out of the bag… there’s an 800 lb gorilla in the room… use whatever cliche you want to use. There are some things that have been said by the majority owner of […]

92.9 The Game–09/08/2014

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Roland Martin: One E-Mail Costs An Owner His Franchise, But Was It Racist?

Over the weekend, all the attention in the sports world was focused on football, both professionally & collegiate. But, the spotlight has quickly shifted to an incident that occurred in 2012 that has since sparked […]

WAOK-AM–09/08/2014

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Levenson To Sell Hawks Amid Email Controversy

ATLANTA (AP) — Atlanta Hawks co-owner Bruce Levenson says he is selling his controlling interest in the team, in part due to an inflammatory email he says he wrote in an attempt “to bridge Atlanta’s […]

92.9 The Game–09/07/2014

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