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NHL approves sale of Thrashers

...Monday, and the new owners expect to take over in the next few days. A nine-man group headed by Boston businessman Steve Belkin agreed to buy the Thrashers, the Atlanta Hawks, and Philips Arena for $250 million from Time Warner in September...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/30/hoc_410448.shtml
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Belkin acting as front-runner in bid for Charlotte franchise

...operating under the assumption the NBA will award it the rights to a new Charlotte franchise. But Boston-area businessman Steve Belkin said Monday that the league has not yet approved his application. "We've heard rumors that we are the front-runners...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/11/05/nba_356660.shtml
NBA
Heat co-owner drops out of bid for new Charlotte team

...Sturges withdrew from consideration. Sturges was thought to be third on the list of potential ownership candidates, said Steve Belkin, a Boston-based businessman who is trying, along with a group that includes Larry Bird, to land a franchise...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/11/07/nba_357081.shtml
NBA
Would-be Charlotte owners prepare for 'beauty contest'

...franchise in Charlotte. A league expansion committee will interview Johnson and the other group, headed by Boston's Steve Belkin and Larry Bird, on Monday in New York. "This is a beauty contest," Johnson said. "They're going to parade us...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/12/16/nba_364377.shtml
NBA
Overtime

...The NBA announced that its board of directors agreed to the sale to a nine-man group headed by Boston businessman Steve Belkin, who was rebuffed in his bid for an expansion franchise in Charlotte, N.C. The sale, which also includes Philips...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/13/oth_408663.shtml
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Newspaper: NBA ready to talk with Charlotte about return

...reported Thursday. The Charlotte Observer reported NBA Deputy Commissioner Russ Granik met with potential Charlotte owner Steve Belkin last week and is expected to have similar meetings with Robert Johnson, founder of Black Entertainment Television...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/06/28/nba_346808.shtml
NBA
NBA approves sale of Hawks, but NHL must sign off on Thrashers

...announced that its board of directors would allow the sale of the Hawks to a nine-man group headed by Boston businessman Steve Belkin, who was rebuffed in his bid for an expansion franchise in Charlotte. "It's a dream to own one team, much less...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/13/nba_408636.shtml
NBA
Johnson wins NBA team; to be first majority black owner

...news conference Wednesday in New York. Johnson and the other group seeking the team, headed by Boston businessman Steve Belkin and Celtics great Larry Bird, made presentations to the league's expansion committee Monday. Johnson could not immediately...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/12/18/nba_364693.shtml
NBA
Hawks hoping to begin anew

...year in a row, Atlanta decided on another do-over. "We actually put down in writing a championship plan," said Steve Belkin, a Boston businessman who leads the new ownership group. "We're following that plan. You can never tell if it's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/10/31/nba_433000.shtml
NBA
Hawks match Jazz offer, re-sign Jason Terry

...and operating rights to Philips Arena for $250 million to an eight-man ownership group headed by Boston businessman Steve Belkin. The sale still must by approved by the respective leagues. Belkin said the contract agreement with Terry was reached...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/09/26/nba_391496.shtml
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