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Nzinga Shaw, Chief Diversity & Inclusion Officer of Atlanta Hawks and Philips Arena with Maria Boynton (Credit: Sonia Murray/CBS Local)

We Want To Be Accessible To Everyone: Atlanta Hawks Chief Diversity And Inclusion Officer Nzinga Shaw

It was a very public situation, the firestorm, in September 2014, that surrounded the Atlanta Hawks organization after racially-charged comments were attributed to owner Bruce Levenson and general manager Danny Ferry. Three months later, Nzinga […]

WAOK-AM–04/22/2015

PORTLAND, OR - JANUARY 3: Thabo Sefolosha #25 of the Atlanta Hawks stands on the court during a game against the Portland Trail Blazers on January 3, 2015 at the Moda Center Arena in Portland, Oregon.

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Hawks CEO Steve Koonin: “We believe in Thabo and Pero. We believe with conviction that they’re innocent.”

Atlanta Hawks CEO, Steve Koonin joined Dukes and Bell on Friday to talk about a number of things including the situation with Thabo Sefolosha and Pero Antic as well as the upcoming playoffs.

92.9 The Game–04/10/2015

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Streaking Atlanta Hawks Applauded At The Georgia Capitol

Today is Atlanta Hawks Day at the Georgia State Capitol. A recognition well-deserved considering the run that the team is on lately. The Hawks have won 16 games straight. Not only is that a franchise […]

WAOK-AM–01/27/2015

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Top 5 Atlanta Sports Stories Of 2014

Well, we couldn’t decide on the order, we literally argued about it, so we are just going to list them in no particular order… These are our Top 5 Atlanta sports stories of the year. […]

92.9 The Game–12/19/2014

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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

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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

Hawks Owner / MP Bruce Levenson On Donald Sterling

Watch the interview ABOVE or listen to it BELOW: Bruce Levenson joined Rick and Jamie this morning to talk Hawks and Donald Sterling. Bruce told us that he has butterflies about tonights game in Indy. […]

92.9 The Game–04/28/2014

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Hawks Talk with GM Danny Ferry

Danny joined Rick and Jamie for his weekly segment talking Hawks. Danny talked about how special this team is, that they are in the playoffs to win and he looks forward to working with new […]

92.9 The Game–04/15/2014

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