Thu., April 23, 2015 11:38am
According to a source from the Atlanta Journal Constitution the sale figure is believed to be about $750 million. Depending on how much debt is assumed by the new owners, that figure could fluctuate.
Wed., April 15, 2015 4:47pm
Hill is part of a group that includes billionaire co-founder of Ares Management LP, Tony Ressler, who are interested in snapping up Atlanta's NBA Team. The Hawks are on the market after owner disclosed racially insensitive emails about fans last year.
Mon., April 6, 2015 3:41pm
The former Atlanta Hawk is among the list of honorees to be inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame.
Thu., December 11, 2014 4:13pm
The Hawks announced Thursday Nzinga Shaw will guide Hawks executives "so that they can engender inclusivity in every facet of the business."
Fri., September 12, 2014 5:17pm
Atlanta Hawks General Manager Danny Ferry will take an indefinite leave of absence, effective immediately. Hawks CEO Steve Koonin released a statement Friday afternoon, detailing Ferry’s departure. While Koonin says the Hawks’ recent issues relating to race are deeply troubling, at the heart of the dispute is a disagreement amongst owners.
Tue., September 9, 2014 8:46pm
The Atlanta Hawks CEO says general manager Danny Ferry will be punished for making racially charged comments about a free agent. Ferry is the second Hawks official who facing backlash for racially–charged comments in recent days. Team co-owner Bruce Levenson announced Sunday he will sell his share in the team after an email came to light in which he claims black fans are keeping white fans from attending home basketball games. A group of civil rights leaders will meet with the CEO of the Atlanta Hawks Wednesday to discuss racially Ferry and Levenson’s comments. One of those leaders will be the Reverend Markel Hutchins, who says there aren't enough African American owners of NBA teams. He sat down with GPB “All Things Considered” host Rickey Bevington to talk about his hopes for the meeting, the Atlanta Hawks, and his opinion about the remarks.
Mon., September 8, 2014 7:23pm
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