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BALTIMORE, MD - OCTOBER 03: Delmon Young #27 of the Baltimore Orioles hits a three run RBI double to deep left feild in the eighth inning against Joakim Soria #38 of the Detroit Tigers during Game Two of the American League Division Series at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on October 3, 2014 in Baltimore, Maryland.

5 Months When You Forget Sports Aren’t The Only Thing Happening

Is there a better time of the year for sports than now? Well, depends on what you like. Here are five of the best sports months.

10/03/2014

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5 Reasons To Be Excited For The NBA Season

Last season was plagued by injuries to the league’s most noted stars, but this offseason proved to be full of action: the draft, big announcements, players sporting new jerseys, coaching changes and the controversies – just to name a few.

10/03/2014

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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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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)

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

The Atlanta Hawks logo before the game. (credit: Scott Cunningham/NBAE via Getty Images)

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

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