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  1. Backboard-breaker Darryl Dawkins dies at 58Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago |

    ... never saw me gave me the name Chocolate Thunder," Dawkins said in a 2012 interview. Rick Kamla, Steve Smith, and Grant Hill revisit Chocolate Thunder's rim shattering dunk that made a strong imprint in NBA history. "Simply put, Darryl Dawkins was ...


  2. Atlanta Hawks: Malik Rose Hired to Front Office PositionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | Soaring Down South

    Jun 25, 2015; Atlanta, GA, USA; Atlanta Hawks owner Tony Ressler Atlanta Hawks owner Grant Hill Atlanta Hawks coach Mike Budenholzer and Atlanta Hawks CEO Steve Koonin are shown during a press conference at Philips Arena. The Atlanta Hawks officially announced today that it was purchased by an ownership group led by Tony Ressler.


  3. Sunday, July 26, 2015 is James Patterson Day at Barnes & NobleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2015 |

    ... is part of " Get Pop-Cultured with Barnes & Noble ," which is from the 1st to the 31st of July. N.B.A. player Grant Hill and author James Patterson visit the SiriusXM studios for "SiriusXM's Town Hall with James Patterson and special guest Grant ...


  4. New Atlanta Hawks owner introduces self, immediately complains that 16-year-old arena sucksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | Field of Schemes

    ... the ballsy quotient: For his reported $850 million purchase price, Ressler (and his co-owner, former NBA star Grant Hill) go not just the Hawks, but Philips Arena itself. So he's not actually in a position to threaten anything if he doesn't get a ...


  5. Barnes off to Memphis after tradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 |

    ... Calipari said in an interview on DirecTV's The Rich Eisen Show . "I mean, why would you trade an all-star?" Grant Hill was introduced as vice chairman of the Atlanta Hawks on Thursday, one day after the franchise and arena rights were purchased for ...


  6. Former NBA star Grant Hill, new principal owner Tony Ressler believe Hawks have big potentialRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | Star Tribune

    Hill was introduced as vice chair of the Hawks on Thursday, one day after the franchise and arena rights were purchased for $850 million. He has a stake in the new ownership group, led by billionaire Tony Ressler, which hopes to make the Hawks a consistent winner.


  7. New Hawks ownership group pledges to make Atlanta proudRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | Sporting News

    ... While Ressler holds the controlling ownership stake of around 50 percent, minority owner and former NBA standout Grant Hill appears set to play a significant role. Hill sat next to Ressler at Thursday's news conference and spoke of the group's ...


  8. Owners approve Hawks sale following racial remarksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | The Peninsula

    ... ownership group, whose sale deal was preliminarily reached in April, also includes seven-time NBA All-Star player Grant Hill. "We are pleased that the NBA's Board of Governors has approved the purchase of the Atlanta Hawks by principal owner Tony ...


  9. Justise Winslow is made for today's NBARead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | USA Today

    ... healthy, Duke really took off midseason, and he became one of their - if not their - go-to guy," said Duke legend Grant Hill, the former NBA player who is now a commentator for NBA TV and Turner Sports. "Made big shots. Made big plays. He has a ...


  10. Every team's biggest NBA Draft regretRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | Sporting News

    ... probably had the second- or third-best career of anyone in the entire draft class (behind Jason Kidd and maybe Grant Hill) as a three-time All-Star. Making matters worse, he went to the Celtics' biggest rivals, the Lakers. Hopson averaged 29 points ...


  11. Probe: Ferry's Deng comment not motivated by raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2015 | USA Today

    ... group agreed to sell the team for $850 million to a group led by billionaire Tony Ressler. Former NBA player Grant Hill is also part of the new group, and the sale of the team is expected to be approved by NBA owners on Wednesday. In Foreman's note ...


  12. Hawks to promote Budenholzer, part ways with FerryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2015 | USA Today

    ... plan to meet with news reporters on June 25, the day of the NBA draft. Ressler's group includes former NBA player Grant Hill, Spanx founder Sara Blakely, and her husband, Jesse Itzler, the co-founder of Marquis Jet, and Clayton, Dubilier and Rice ...


  13. Tamia Makes Stability Seductive on 'Love Life': Album ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2015 | Billboard

    Few singers make marriage sound as sexy as Tamia does on her sixth album, Love Life . Monogamy anthems are a staple for the singer, 40, who has been married to former NBA star Grant Hill for 16 years.


  14. Help-Wanted Ad for LA Clippers Small Forward PositionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2015 | BleacherReport

    ... they might not be able to find it. Caron Butler wasn't the energizer he once was during his time in Los Angeles. Grant Hill, even when effective at his rising age, was hardly dunking on guys or swatting shots. Jared Dudley is a slow-footed, ...


  15. Atlanta Hawks ownership situation to be settled June 24, according to reportRead the original story

    Jun 5, 2015 | Peachtree Hoops

    ... the bid for the franchise with the price topping out at around $730 million. The group includes former NBA player Grant Hill as well as Spanx founder Sara Blakely and Marquis Jet co-founder Jesse Itzler. HIll is expected to play a leading role in ...


  16. Tamia brings happiness with her new albumRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | Reuters

    ... Song and Best R&B Album categories -- a first for a Canadian artist. Tamia has been married to former NBA star Grant Hill since 1999. The couple shares two daughters. With an album all about love and life the singer said her husband was a special ...


  17. The Impact of Grant HillRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | Soaring Down South

    Jun 15, 2014; San Antonio, TX, USA; NBA TV analyst Grant Hill before game five of the 2014 NBA Finals between the San Antonio Spurs and the Miami Heat at AT&T Center. Mandatory Credit: Bob Donnan-USA TODAY Sports Sometime this summer, the confirmation process of Grant Hill as the co-owner of the Atlanta Hawks will be complete.


  18. Atlanta Hawks ownership, front office questions will determine off-season directionRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2015 | Peachtree Hoops

    The Atlanta Hawks have a big off-season coming, but two question marks hold the keys to the team's immediate direction. If you've been asleep for the better part of 45 days, the Hawks have been sold to a new ownership group that includes Tony Ressler, Sara Blakely and former NBA All-Star Grant Hill.


  19. Brandblack makes moves to be a future legend in athleisureRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    ... like "rice") began his career in 1993 at Fila, where he worked on several high-profile sneakers, including the Grant Hill II and the Stackhouse. Four years later he moved to Adidas, where he became director of its basketball program and designed ...


  20. Chart: Wolves' lack of lottery luckRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2015 | Star Tribune

    ... and Jamal Mashburn went Nos. 1-4. Another step back forced the Wolves to watch Glenn Robinson, Jason Kidd and Grant Hill leave the board before they took Donyell Marshall. Didn't matter this time. The Wolves took future star Kevin Garnett straight ...