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  1. Atlanta Hawks "CEO" 2 Chainz Schooled Dominique Wilkins In H-O-R-S-ERead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | WCKX-FM Columbus

    ... if the Hawks' overwhelmingly black fan base scared away potential white fans. Days later, Hawks General Manager, Danny Ferry , took an indefinite leave of absence after a conference call featuring Ferry making racially charged comments about ...

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  2. Top-ranked Kentucky makes it 30-0Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | Williamson Daily News Online

    ... Bowl-winning coach Bill Belichick, former NBA star Charles Barkley, disgraced Atlanta Hawks general manager Danny Ferry, and actress Ashely Judd, hitting the road to watch her beloved Wildcats. They were really challenged in this one by Georgia ...

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  3. First Slice 2/18/15: Embattled Hawks GM who made derogatory remarks...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    Former Atlanta Mayor Andrew Young has come out in defense of Atlanta Hawks General Manager Danny Ferry , who is currently taking a leave of absence following a series of derogatory remarks he made against NBA player Luol Deng in 2014. "No more than I am," Young told WSB-TV when asked about whether Ferry was racist.

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  4. All in, or sit out: NBA teams decide as trade deadline nearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | WLFI-TV West Lafayette

    ... from Chicago and I wasn't really all that excited about it, to be honest with you. But all the people that Danny Ferry kept on bringing in, they've been not just good basketball people, but good people," Korver said. "When I was a free agent two ...

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  5. NBA teams deciding as trade deadline nearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | The Daily Record

    ... from Chicago and I wasn't really all that excited about it, to be honest with you. But all the people that Danny Ferry kept on bringing in, they've been not just good basketball people, but good people," Korver said. "When I was a free agent two ...

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  6. NBA teams weigh tactics ahead of upcoming trade deadlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | The Globe and Mail

    ... from Chicago and I wasn't really all that excited about it, to be honest with you. But all the people that Danny Ferry kept on bringing in, they've been not just good basketball people, but good people," Korver said. "When I was a free agent two ...

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  7. George McGinnis (left) returned to Pacers for a second run in a deal for Alex English (right).Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | The Indianapolis Star

    ... a 3-team deal with Sacramento and San Antonio prior to the 2003-04 season, which netted Indiana Scot Poland and Danny Ferry. The other Ron in the deal, Mercer played 85 games for the Pacers, almost exclusively off the bench, and averaged 7.3 points ...

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

    Jan 29, 2015 | 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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  9. Ranking the Best NBA Players to Come from Coach K's Duke ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | 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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  10. Owners of Hawks approve plan to sell teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | 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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  11. Owners of NBA's Hawks approve plan to sell the teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | 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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  12. Hill, Bridgeman bid to buy HawksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | 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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  13. Owners Agree to Sell the Atlanta HawksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2015 | 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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  14. Atlanta Hawks Top 10 stories of 2014 Part 2Read the original story

    Jan 1, 2015 | 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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  15. 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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  16. 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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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. 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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  20. 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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