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  1. Former NBA player Stephen JacksonRead the original story

    Aug 1, 2015 | Business in Wokingham

    We talked to former NBA player Stephen Jackson, who gave very honest answers about his career, his favorite and least favorite coachers, Malice at the Palace and more! Interview from 7/31/15 Listen to past shows @ Blogtalkradio.com/pgant Here is an excerpt: 13:05- My least favorite teammate, I got one to, Let me see…My least favorite teammate was probably Danny Ferry. Because he seem like a snake, he seem like the type of guy who is your friend at practice, but going home and calling you the “N” word.

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  2. Knicks trade Hardaway to Hawks for GrantRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | NBA.com

    ... guys can contribute to our depth." It's been a busy week for the Hawks, who parted ways with general manager Danny Ferry on Monday and gave Budenholzer the title of team president of basketball operations and promoted Wes Wilcox from assistant ...

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  3. Danny Ferry, architect of NBA's Hawks, faces uncertain futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | ABS-CBN News

    Danny Ferry, a basketball lifer who built the success-starved Atlanta Hawks into an NBA title contender before being swept up in a racially charged scandal, said on Tuesday he was unsure of his next career move. Ferry stepped down as general manager of the Hawks on Monday, ending a 10-month indefinite leave of absence for the former NBA champion and college Player of the Year.

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  4. NBA's Atlanta Hawks, general manager Ferry part waysRead the original story

    Jun 22, 2015 | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    Atlanta Hawks general manager Danny Ferry, who was placed on leave in September because of racially charged remarks, resigned on Monday, saying it was "critically important for me to clear my name." Ferry, a former NBA player who had been the Hawks' general manager since 2012, has maintained he was simply repeating words used in the team's scouting reports.

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  5. Probe: Ferry's Deng comment not motivated by raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2015 | USA Today

    One-time Atlanta Hawks general manager Danny Ferry's comments about Luol Deng last July were not motivated by "racial, ethnic, or country of origination bias or animus," according to an independent Danny Ferry's comments about Deng not motivated by racial bias, probe finds One-time Atlanta Hawks general manager Danny Ferry's comments about Luol Deng last July were not motivated by "racial, ethnic, or country of origination bias or animus," according to an independent Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1Lm9WwS Danny Ferry has been on an indefinite leave of absence since a transcript and audio recording of him making racially and culturally insensitive comments about Luol Deng were leaked last summer.

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  6. Hawks to promote Budenholzer, part ways with FerryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2015 | USA Today

    Danny Ferry will not be retained by the Atlanta Hawks as current ownership and Ferry work on a buyout agreement, and the Hawks plan to make Coach Mike Budenholzer the president of basketball operations. Hawks to promote Mike Budenholzer, part ways with Danny Ferry Danny Ferry will not be retained by the Atlanta Hawks as current ownership and Ferry work on a buyout agreement, and the Hawks plan to make Coach Mike Budenholzer the president of basketball operations.

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  7. Atlanta Hawks ownership situation to be settled June 24, according to reportRead the original story

    Jun 5, 2015 | Peachtree Hoops

    ... ions upon taking over the franchise. The first of which will involve deciding the fate of exiled general manager Danny Ferry as well as working out a contract extension for head coach and acting president of basketball operations Mike Budenholzer .

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  8. Atlanta Hawks ownership, front office questions will determine off-season directionRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2015 | Peachtree Hoops

    ... and assistant GM Wes Wilcox has been prominently involved, but to this point, there has been no closure on the Danny Ferry situation, leaving some questions about who will head up basketball operations moving forward. There has already been plenty ...

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  9. Hawks' 2015 season ends disappointingly but the future is brightRead the original story

    May 28, 2015 | Peachtree Hoops

    ... found itself embroiled in a racially charged controversy involving its ownership group and general manager Danny Ferry prior to the start of the season. The Hawks never let that unfortunate event become a distraction. Mike Budenholzer , Steve Koonin ...

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  10. 'Starless' Atlanta Hawks Need Mike Budenholzer to Get Them Back on TrackRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2015 | BleacherReport

    ... the Hawks look to their coach to pull them out of a first-round hole. When the now-banned general manager Danny Ferry took over in 2012, the Hawks made a point to acquire assets. They'd figure out how to make it work later. They let Josh Smith walk ...

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  11. Putting a Price Tag on the TimberwolvesRead the original story

    Apr 25, 2015 | Canis Hoopus

    ... Current owner Bruce Levenson was forced to sell the Hawks after racially insensitive comments made by him and GM Danny Ferry surfaced back in September, 2014. Shortly thereafter, Ferry, who c laims he was only repeating scouting reports and not ...

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  12. NBA News: Atlanta Hawks Announce Sale Of FranchiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | International Business Times

    ... black fans to build a significant season ticket base," Levenson wrote, as reported by ESPN . General Manager Danny Ferry was also forced to take a leave of absence after his remarks about Luol Deng in a scouting report that he "has a little African ...

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  13. Former Piston Grant Hill buys share of Atlanta HawksRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2015 | Piston Powered

    ... for $850 million. Zilgitt also noted that the Duke connection with Hill could improve exiled general manager Danny Ferry's chances of remaining with the team. I'm guessing the Hawks being surprisingly awesome this year will also bolster those ...

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  14. Atlanta Hawks Owner Sells Team After Furor Over Racially Charged EmailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | Forward

    ... racist comments to a female friend. Levenson had emerged as a major Sterling critic. The Hawks' general manager, Danny Ferry, has also been on indefinite leave since last September after making racially insensitive remarks during a conference call. ...

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  15. Deal in works for sale of NBA's Atlanta Hawks: reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | ABS-CBN News

    ... racist comments to a female friend. Levenson had emerged as a major Sterling critic. The Hawks' general manager, Danny Ferry, has also been on indefinite leave since last September after making racially insensitive remarks during a conference call. ...

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  16. NBA's Atlanta Hawks to be sold to businessman ResslerRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2015 | Reuters

    ... racist comments to a female friend. Levenson had emerged as a major Sterling critic. The Hawks' general manager, Danny Ferry, has also been on indefinite leave since last September after making racially insensitive remarks during a conference call. ...

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  17. Atlanta Hawks sale close to being completeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    ... remarks about the team's black fans. Following that email, Hawks indefinitely suspended General Manager Danny Ferry for making racist comments about NBA player Luol Deng. We're told that the contract between Ressler's group and current owners ...

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  18. UPDATE 1-Deal in works for sale of NBA's Atlanta Hawks -reportsRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2015 | Reuters

    ... racist comments to a female friend. Levenson had emerged as a major Sterling critic. The Hawks' general manager, Danny Ferry, has also been on indefinite leave since last September after making racially insensitive remarks during a conference call. ...

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  19. Arnovitz: The gospel of Coach BudRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | ESPN

    ... of the year was the easiest of the NBA awards to decide. The longtime Spurs assistant had just been hired by Danny Ferry to coach the Atlanta Hawks about a month after the team was dispatched by the Indiana Pacers in a first-round playoff series. He ...

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  20. Nets look to begin a magical run vs. HawksRead the original story

    Apr 18, 2015 | Nets Daily

    ... in 23 games he missed with a calf injury We're not done yet with the off court business. Hawks General Manager Danny Ferry has been in hiding since September after taking a leave of absence following his comments about Luol Deng. The controversy was ...

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