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

    Friday Oct 17 | 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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  2. Chris Webber heading group bidding for HawksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | 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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  3. Atlanta Hawks Announce Details For Home Opener Featuring Rapper T.I.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | 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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  4. Report: Chris Webber part of group eyeing bid for HawksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | 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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  5. Webber group interested in purchasing HawksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | CBS Sports

    Former NBA All-Star and current television analyst Chris Webber could be the new face of the Atlanta Hawks ' front office. Following an embarrassing and troublesome offseason for the Hawks that saw co-owner Bruce Levenson and general manager Danny Ferry both busted for separate racially insensitive incidents, a new face of the franchise would be welcomed.

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  6. Civil rights leaders say they are offended after Hawks cancel scheduled meeting with team CEORead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | Nanaimo Daily News

    ... of colour." The request followed racially charged comments by Hawks co-owner Bruce Levenson and general manager Danny Ferry. In a statement Wednesday, the Hawks asked for patience from the community and said they want to reschedule the meeting. ...

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  7. Adam Silver wants Hawks to stay in Atlanta: MayorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | SLAM! Sports

    ... fire in the past few months for racially insensitive comments made by Levensen and by Hawks general manager Danny Ferry, who has since taken a leave of absence from his job. "The people in Atlanta are only going to tolerate this going on for only so ...

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  8. Breaking Down Atlanta Hawks' Small Forward Position for 2014-15 SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 28 | BleacherReport

    ... Deng , Paul Pierce and Trevor The team was close to acquiring Deng, who recently forgave Hawks general manager Danny Ferry for his racist comments, according to the Miami Herald's Barry Jackson (h/t All U Can Heat 's Wes Goldberg ). But "close" ...

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  9. Check Out The Atlanta Hawks New Home UniformsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | Soaring Down South

    ... are a little higher than normal. There is, of course, a scandal that has rocked the franchise and GM Danny Ferry is on a leave of absence, which could lead to some drama down the road. No matter how you frame it, this is a big season for the team ...

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  10. Danny Ferry Apology Tour Begins With Magic JohnsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Lake Show Life

    ... Magic is beloved in Los Angeles and beyond; good men are supposed to die young. But he is still here. So when Danny Ferry reached out to Magic Johnson to apologize it was as if he was calling upon Moses . Ferry sought forgiveness for comments he ...

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  11. Mike Budenholzer Talks About His New RoleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Soaring Down South

    ... fast track to success. Now, Budenholzer is heading into his second season with a lot more responsibility. While Danny Ferry is on an indefinite leave of absence, Budenholzer is not only the head coach, but also the president of basketball ...

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  12. CBS Ranks Mike Budenholzer As 10th Best Coach In The NBARead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Soaring Down South

    ... the franchise, Mike is not only the head coach, but he is the acting president of basketball operations while Danny Ferry is on an indefinite leave of absence. If the Hawks have a successful season despite all of this mess, look for Budenholzer to ...

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  13. Re: Raptors Weekly Wordcast - Eastern Conference Coaching GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | Raptors Republic

    ... of current racist NBA owners stands at 1.5, but if you include scouts and everyone else, probably a lot higher. Danny Ferry's "more African in him" was classified as a racist statement but didn't necessarily make him a racist, just a really odd user ...

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  14. Atlanta mayor, NBA great Dominique Wilkins talk Hawks amid controversyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Hawks owner Bruce Levenson said that he would sell his controlling interest in the team after he admitted to making racial remarks in an email that contemplated how to infuse a more diverse crowed into Phillips Arena. Shortly afterwards, Hawks general manager Danny Ferry took a leave of absence after he made a controversial assessment of NBA player Luol Deng in a scouting report, describing Deng, who was born in South Sudan, as someone who "has a little African in him."

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  15. Hawks GM Ferry takes indefinite leave of absenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2014 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Atlanta Hawks general manager Danny Ferry took an indefinite leave of absence Friday, making the move under fire for his racially charged comments about a player. Hawks CEO Steve Koonin has resisted calls for Ferry to be dismissed, but said the 47-year-old GM asked for the leave.

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  16. Carmelo Anthony airs sentiments for Hawks after racist remarksRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2014 | GantDaily.com

    New York, NY, United States - New York Knicks superstar Carmelo Anthony stated that no player would want to be with the Atlanta Hawks after Danny Ferry's recent racist remarks. The 30-year-old forward added, "At the end of the day, Atlanta, I think it puts Atlanta back even further now, from that standpoint."

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  17. Danny Ferry Must GoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2014 | Daily Kos

    ... not here to talk about Atlanta Hawks owner, Bruce Levinson. I'm here to talk about their General Manager, Mr. Danny Ferry. I'd argue that what Mr. Ferry did was much worse than what his team owner or Donald Sterling did. For those of you who haven't ...

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  18. Cleveland Cavaliers: Racial Comment Used By Danny Ferry Traced Back To CavsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2014 | Sir Charles in Charge

    ... traces back to the Cleveland Cavaliers, announced that he would be taking a leave an absence. "This afternoon, Danny Ferry requested, and I have approved, taking an indefinite leave of absence, effective immediately. This has been an incredibly ...

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  19. Sports digest: Serbia beats France, will play U.S. for Basketball World Cup titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    ... surgery to correct a retinal issue after she was hit in the right eye in Game 2. Atlanta Hawks general manager Danny Ferry took an indefinite leave of absence, making the move under fire for his racially charged comments about a player. Hawks CEO ...

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  20. Atlanta Hawks GM on 'indefinite leave'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | KMBC-TV

    Atlanta Hawks general manager Danny Ferry is taking an indefinite leave of absence, the NBA team's chief executive announced Friday, days after a report surfaced about controversial comments Ferry made about a free agent player. Ferry made the remarks about Luol Deng during a June conference call about prospective players, according to a letter obtained by CNN affiliate WSB and audio of that call obtained by The Atlanta Journal-Constitution.

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