We’re proud to collaborate with the Atlanta Hawks for their awesome Black History Month celebration!
We celebrate Black History Month by highlighting some stories from the Black Fives era. Today – Pioneer and former Hawk "Pop" Gates:
Posted by Atlanta Hawks on Wednesday, February 1, 2017
It includes several public service announcements (starting with the one above) that are airing on FOX Sports and in Philip’s Arena all month featuring our own Claude Johnson and Hawks players, who share Atlanta’s role in early African American basketball history, and how the city’s contributions helped pave the way for today’s game.
— Atlanta Hawks (@ATLHawks) February 1, 2017