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The Atlanta Hawks hosted several events to honor the life and work the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., including unveiling a brand-new outdoor community basketball court at Selena S. Butler Park, adjacent to the Martin Luther King Jr. Recreation and Aquatic Center near downtown Atlanta. Painted black and gold, the newly designed court pays homage…

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The gymnasium was filled with dozens of children who were excited to be in the presence of professional basketball player Omari Spellman. Smiles covered their faces as the students played games with the 21-year-old power forward inside Gresham Park Recreation Center. Spellman, an Atlanta Hawks rookie, hosted a poetry workshop for 60 middle and high school students…

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