Hawks honor Hall of Famer Wilkins by unveiling statue

ATLANTA (AP) — Dominique Wilkins said his statue unveiled by the Atlanta Hawks means “we have history here now.” The granite sculpture unveiled on Thursday, which stands 13 ½ feet tall and weighs 18,500 pounds, captures Wilkins taking off for a dunk, holding the ball in his right hand. NBA Commissioner Adam Silver called Wilkins[…]