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Atlanta Hawks Seek Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer

One month after the Atlanta Hawks racial firestorm ignited, the team is looking for a Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer. The posting, on the Hawks’ Web site, lists the job as a full-time position. The […]

WAOK-AM–10/08/2014

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Hutchins: I Think The Hawks Are Going To Be An Example Of Diversity And Inclusion

Some insight perhaps into what happened during Friday’s long-awaited meeting between civil rights leaders in Atlanta and executives with the Atlanta Hawks organization. After the two hour meeting, the Reverend Markel Hutchins would only say, […]

WAOK-AM–10/01/2014

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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

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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

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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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Danny Ferry: “We’re Encouraged And Excited At Our Results”

Atlanta Hawks GM Danny Ferry joined the show to discuss the Atlanta Hawks draft picks. Ferry shared, “We had a great two days of preparation we’re doing really well and encouraged by our results.” When […]

92.9 The Game–06/27/2014

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Hawks Talk with GM Danny Ferry

Danny joined Rick and Jamie for his final Hawks talk to wrap up the season. Danny told us common sense prevailed with the Paul George incident and him not being suspended from game 7. He […]

92.9 The Game–05/06/2014

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Hawks PF Elton Brand

Elton Brand joined Rick and Jamie to talk about the Hawks season. Elton was asked about Paul George not being suspended for game seven and he said that didn’t really concern him. He talked about […]

92.9 The Game–05/05/2014

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