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Atlanta Hawks take on a new look for 2015-16

...against James and the Cavs.Suddenly the Hawks were selling out nearly every game, but it was mess off the court after Bruce Levenson, the leader of the former Atlanta Spirit ownership, and Ferry both made embarrassing remarks about minorities...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2015-06-24/atlanta-hawks-take-new-look-2
Michaux: Who to pull for, Atlanta or Cleveland?

...after LeBron announced his feel-good return to Cleveland, the Hawks were nothing to feel good about. Co-owner Bruce Levenson and general manager Danny Ferry were the center of a firestorm after racist remarks made in scouting reports and emails...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-19/michaux-who-pull-atlanta-or-
Hawks' Budenholzer named coach of the year

...The Hawks' turnaround is even more impressive given their troubled off-season. E-mails emerged showing owner Bruce Levenson made racially charged comments about the fan base, prompting him to put the team up for sale.Not long after, it...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2015-04-21/hawks-budenholzer-named-coach
Hawks owners approve plan to sell team

...comment.The announcement was expected following reports last week the full ownership group would join co-owners Bruce Levenson and his Washington partner, Ed Peskowitz, in the sale. Levenson and Peskowitz control 50.1 percent of the team...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2015-01-08/hawks-owners-approve-plan-sel
Hawks, civil rights leaders to discuss Bruce Levenson's email

...Hawks CEO Steve Koonin said.Hutchins and others were responding to an announcement Sunday that team co-owner Bruce Levenson would sell his controlling interest in the team, thanks in part to an inflammatory email he wrote two years ago...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-09-08/hawks-civil-rights-leaders-di
Bigotry needs to die off

...feigning shock and horror.First it was Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling, and now it's Atlanta Hawks owner Bruce Levenson. I'm sure they're the only two. Many of the team owners are 60 years old or older, and come from a time when...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-09-12/bigotry-needs-die
Buyers for Atlanta Hawks are lining up

...buyers of the Atlanta Hawks and expects a sale of the team to move quickly after racially charged comments by owner Bruce Levenson and general manager Danny Ferry.Flanked by Hall of Famer Dominique Wilkins and other city leaders, Reed said the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-09-16/buyers-atlanta-hawks-are-lini
NBA's Atlanta Hawks, civil rights leaders vow to work together

...Hutchins, requested the meeting with Hawks CEO Steve Koonin following racially charged comments by Hawks co-owner Bruce Levenson and general manager Danny Ferry.Levenson is selling his majority share of the team and Ferry has taken an indefinite...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-09-26/nbas-atlanta-hawks-civil-righ
Atlanta Hawks could have new owner in 2014

...committed to keeping the Hawks in Atlanta.The team has been under fire since racially charged comments by owner Bruce Levenson and general manager Danny Ferry were revealed. Levenson is selling his majority share of the team, and Ferry has...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-10-03/atlanta-hawks-could-have-new-
Hawks are hoping changes help energize fans

...new normal is fun and exciting," Koonin said.The Hawks were rocked by racially charged comments from co-owner Bruce Levenson and general manager Danny Ferry disclosed in the off-season. Levenson is selling his majority share of the team...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-10-31/hawks-are-hoping-changes-help