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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, 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
Civil rights leaders 'offended' after meeting with the Atlanta Hawks is canceled

...the Hawks' "disrespect for people of color." The request followed racially charged comments by Hawks co-owner Bruce Levenson and general manager Danny Ferry.In a statement Wednesday, the Hawks asked for patience from the community and said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-09-10/civil-rights-leaders-offended
Atlanta Hawks discipline GM Danny Ferry for racist comments

...Gearon said Ferry made that description of Deng to the team's ownership group.His June 12 letter to co-owner Bruce Levenson said Ferry went on to say, "Not in a bad way, but he's like a guy who would have a nice store out front and sell...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-09-09/atlanta-hawks-discipline-gm-d
Hawks GM Danny Ferry takes indefinite leave of absence

...investigation into Ferry's comments uncovered an unrelated email sent two years ago by the team's controlling owner, Bruce Levenson, who theorized that black fans were keeping suburban white fans from attending games.Levenson said he was embarrassed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-09-12/hawks-gm-danny-ferry-takes-in
Hawks camp set to open under cloud of controversy

...today at the University of Georgia, the Hawks will be under the cloud of a racially charged scandal that forced owner Bruce Levenson to put his share of the team up for sale and led general manager Danny Ferry to take an indefinite leave of absence...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-09-29/hawks-camp-set-open-under-clo
Atlanta Hawks owner admits racial statement, selling his interest in team

ATLANTA - Atlanta Hawks co-owner Bruce Levenson said Sunday he is selling his controlling interest in the team, in part due to an inflammatory email he said he wrote in an attempt...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-07/atlanta-hawks-owner-selling-