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  1. Q&A with Steve KooninRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    ... reflecting what we want our team and our city to be. Do you think that any of the success could be attributed to Danny Ferry? [GM Danny Ferry is currently on voluntary indefinite leave.] My point of view isn't important. What was important was that ...

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  2. Ranking the Best NBA Players to Come from Coach K's Duke ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | BleacherReport

    ... Atlanta Hawks general manager was a player once upon a time. After he was selected No. 2 in the 1989 NBA draft, Danny Ferry struggled to make an immediate impact, averaging just 8.6 points, 3.5 rebounds and 1.8 assists per game for the Cleveland ...

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  3. Owners of Hawks approve plan to sell teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 9 | Kigalidunker

    ... businessman Sheldon Adelson. An investigation that uncovered Levinson's email began after Hawks general manager Danny Ferry made racist remarks about African-born British NBA forward Luol Deng. During a conference call discussing the team's free ...

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  4. Owners of NBA's Hawks approve plan to sell the teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | ABS-CBN News

    ... businessman Sheldon Adelson. An investigation that uncovered Levinson's email began after Hawks general manager Danny Ferry made racist remarks about African-born British NBA forward Luol Deng. During a conference call discussing the team's free ...

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  5. Hill, Bridgeman bid to buy HawksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | NBA.com

    ... the team, in the wake of an internal investigation that unearthed a 2012 e-mail from Levenson to general manager Danny Ferry. In the e-mail, Levenson bemoaned the lack of white middle class fans to Hawks games, listing several racially-tinged ...

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  6. Owners Agree to Sell the Atlanta HawksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 2 | Time

    ... that turned up Levenson's email is believed to have been triggered by a derogatory remark general manager Danny Ferry made about Luol Deng during a conference call with ownership. Hawks legend Dominique Wilkins and a group including former NBA ...

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  7. Atlanta Hawks Top 10 stories of 2014 Part 2Read the original story

    Thursday Jan 1 | Peachtree Hoops

    ... team. However, things would only get worse from there as more details emerged that implicated general manager Danny Ferry in the controversy. During a pre free agency conference call, Ferry read from a scouting report that contained racially ...

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  8. Best Team Chemistry in the NBARead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... tribute band to the best act in music, has worked quite well over the last three seasons. Hawks general manager Danny Ferry assumed the role in June 2012 and quickly set about trading Joe Johnson and his massive contract to the Brooklyn Nets in July ...

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  9. Hawks see sellout in home opener as first chance to show team has moved past controversiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | Nanaimo Daily News

    ... philosophy. The Hawks were rocked by racially charged comments from co-owner Bruce Levenson and general manager Danny Ferry disclosed in the off-season. Levenson is selling his majority share of the team. Ferry has taken an indefinite leave of ...

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  10. Hawks moving forward, trying to appeal to fanbaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2014 | USA Today

    ... were being scared away by too many black faces in Philips Arena. Things got worse when Atlanta general manager Danny Ferry was caught saying free agent Luol Deng " had a little African in him" among other derogatory comments. "Ferry is suspended, ...

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  11. Hawks' home opener against Pacers is a selloutRead the original story

    Oct 31, 2014 | Tribune-Chronicle

    ... philosophy. The Hawks were rocked by racially charged comments from co-owner Bruce Levenson and general manager Danny Ferry disclosed in the offseason. Levenson is selling his majority share of the team. Ferry has taken an indefinite leave of ...

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  12. Atlanta Hawks CEO 'Stevie K' fo shizzles his way into our heartsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    ... really hard to clean up the mess former Hawks' majority owner Bruce Levenson left in his wake. (In addition to Danny Ferry and his insensitive characterization - or repeat of someone else's insensitive characterization - of one-time Hawks' prospect ...

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  13. Dikembe Mutombo said to be interested in buying Atlanta HawksRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | Denver Post

    ... fans was unveiled. Shortly after news broke of Levenson's racially charged email, a recording of GM Danny Ferry's disparaging comments about Luol Deng were published. Former player turned analyst Chris Webber announced on Twitter his intention to ...

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  14. Dikembe Mutombo among group trying to buy Atlanta HawksRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | MSNBC

    ... owners. Then those new owners will have a lot of questions to deal with, starting with what to do with exiled GM Danny Ferry, who had his own bigoted comment controversy around him.

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  15. Dikembe Mutombo interested in buying HawksRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | ArcaMax Publishing

    ... as part of an internal investigation. The email was uncovered following a racist comment made by general manager Danny Ferry during a conference call with ownership and management in June concerning potential free agents. Co-owner Michael Gearon ...

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  16. Report: Dikembo Mutombo interested in joining Hawks ownership bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | Peachtree Hoops

    ... the timeline is also quite shaky at this stage, leaving the organization in a bit of turmoil, especially with Danny Ferry also in the midst of an indefinite leave of absence. The Hawks will continue preseason play with games against the Charlotte ...

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  17. Chris Webber Looking To Buy Atlanta HawksRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | Black Enterprise

    ... sent out in August 2012. During the course of an investigation it was later revealed that Hawks General Manager, Danny Ferry had made disparaging comments about NBA Small Forward Luol Deng on a conference call with team owners last summer, saying ...

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  18. Chris Webber heading group bidding for HawksRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | SLAM! Sports

    Former NBA player Chris Webber is heading The Webber Group, which formally contacted the NBA regarding their plan to bid for majority interest in the Atlanta Hawks. The team is for sale on the heels of a controversy involving racially charged comments by owner Bruce Levenson and general manager Danny Ferry.

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  19. Atlanta Hawks Announce Details For Home Opener Featuring Rapper T.I.Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | Soaring Down South

    ... player intros sounds like the focus will be on the city and the players, further distancing themselves from Danny Ferry and Bruce Levenson. "I think everybody needs to come out and make it their business to support the Hawks and support the city," ...

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  20. Report: Chris Webber part of group eyeing bid for HawksRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | Sporting News

    ... sale of the team to move quickly after racially charged comments by co-owner Bruce Levenson and general manager Danny Ferry.

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