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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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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

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)

Atlanta Hawks Owner To Sell Team Over Racist Email He Wrote 2 Years Ago

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 racial sports divide.”

09/07/2014

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The 5 Biggest Athletic Endorsement Deals In The Last 10 Years

Athletes not only sign big contracts on the field but off the field as well. Most athletes make more money off of their endorsement deals than their actual contract salary.

08/22/2014

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Executive Director of the NBPA, Michele Roberts, Joins A To Z

The new Executive Director of the NBPA, Michele Roberts, joined A to Z with Mark Zinno on Thursday to talk about being the first woman to fill that role. She talks about the progression of […]

92.9 The Game–08/14/2014

LOS ANGELES, CA - JANUARY 27:  Recording artists Pharrell Williams (L) and Brad Paisley perform onstage during "The Night That Changed America: A GRAMMY Salute To The Beatles" at the Los Angeles Convention Center on January 27, 2014 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images for NARAS)

Pharrell Curates Soundtrack For ‘NBA 2K15′ Game

Pharrell is teaming up with the world’s best-selling basketball video game franchise as a music curator.

08/12/2014

Kevin Love #42 of the Minnesota Timberwolves during a game against the Golden State Warriors on April 14, 2014 at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California. (Photo by Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

Keidel: LeBron Is Cavalier In Cleveland

You’ve seen the sardonic messages splashed all over social media. Everyone is calling LeBron James the best GM in the NBA, based largely on his ability to wrench Kevin Love from Minnesota, which instantly imbues the Cavaliers with three All-Stars.

08/08/2014

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7 Notable NBA Players Who Have Played Overseas

In light of Metta World Peace aka Ron Artest aka The Panda’s Friend announcing that he is playing in China next season, let’s take a look at other notable players who have taken their talents overseas.

08/08/2014

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5 Favorites To Win 2015 NBA Title

With Kevin Love headed to Cleveland, let’s take a look at the 5 favorites to win the 2015 NBA title.

08/07/2014

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Top 5 NBA Starting Lineups After The Kevin Love Trade

Kevin Love has finally been traded. With the deal in place, let’s take a look at the top five starting lineups in the NBA…

08/07/2014

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