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

    Thursday Dec 11 | 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. Webber group interested in purchasing HawksRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | 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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  15. 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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  16. Adam Silver wants Hawks to stay in Atlanta: MayorRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | 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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  17. Breaking Down Atlanta Hawks' Small Forward Position for 2014-15 SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2014 | 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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  18. Check Out The Atlanta Hawks New Home UniformsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2014 | 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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  19. Danny Ferry Apology Tour Begins With Magic JohnsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | 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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  20. Mike Budenholzer Talks About His New RoleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | 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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