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Atlanta Hawks
Chris Webber expresses interest in purchasing Hawks

Former NBA player Chris Webber has expressed a desire to purchase the majority interest in the Atlanta Hawks. Webber posted a statement on his website that read he has contacted the NBA. The statement read: "After garnering support of local community and business leaders, this week The Webber Group contacted the NBA to respectively express our intentions to acquire the majority interest of the Atlanta Hawks. Our mission is to give the team back to the community that sustains it: Georgia. We will field a competitive team of high character individuals that will exhibit championship characteristics off the court, while striving for that elusive title on the court. A quest for excellence,...