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Dominique Wilkins Says He’s Still ‘A Little Angry’ Over Restaurant Incident, But Atlanta Will Always Be His City

Dominique Wilkins was turned away from Le Bilboquet for violating a dress code, according to the restaurant.
Dominique Wilkins was turned away from Le Bilboquet for violating a dress code, according to the restaurant.
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Former Hawks player Dominique Wilkins spoke to “Morning Edition’s” Lisa Rayam about his feelings on the city of Atlanta a week after he was turned away from Le Bilboquet restaurant in Buckhead — he believes it was because he is Black. The restaurant says Wilkins failed to meet the dress code and has since apologized.