‘Melo Says No One Will Want To Play For Hawks After Ferry’s Deng Comments

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We've alluded to this problem before even as the Hawks continue to keep GM Danny Ferry in his leadership position after his inappropriate comments about Luol Deng came to light.

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Report: Ferry’s “African” Deng Comment Came From Cavs Front Office Report


Embattled Hawks GM Danny Ferry has maintained all along that he was merely a conduit when he read aloud a racist scouting report about Luol Deng for Hawks minority owners, including one, Michael Gearon Jr.

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Billy King and David Aldridge Defend Danny Ferry; Say He’s No Racist


As the situation with Danny Ferry continues to play out, other people in basketball circles have begun expressing their views on Ferry's character based on their personal interactions with him.

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Listen To Audio Of Danny Ferry’s Offensive Comments About Luol Deng


Audio of the teleconference in which Atlanta Hawks GM Danny Ferry referred to free agent target and eventual Miami Heat signee Luol Deng as having "some African in him" has surfaced.


Report: Danny Ferry Called Bonzi Wells The N-Word In ’02

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During a Blazers win over the Spurs in 2002, Bonzi Wells spat on Danny Ferry and was suspended for a game because of the incident.

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Report: Hawks Minority Owner Who Reported Ferry Longed For GM’s Ouster

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The organizational disfunction of the Atlanta Hawks is becoming more widespread by the day.


Video: CNN Confuses Steve Smith With Stephen A. Smith


During the depressing Hawks brouhaha over the weekend, which is continuing as Hawks ownership penalizes GM Danny Ferry even while looking for a new majority owner, CNN had Steve Smith on to talk about the culture of hoops in Atlanta.

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Levenson Bio Vanishes From Hawks Website; Mutombo Finger-Wag Takes Its Place

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We've been ready to wash our hands of this Bruce Levenson nonsense since the news broke yesterday morning.

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Atlanta Hawks Owner Bruce Levenson’s Email Shows He’s Dumb, Not Racist

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Why selling his share of the team might not be a bad thing after all.

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Is The Atlanta Hawks Owner Racist Or Just A Bit Out Of Touch?

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Here's a detailed examination of an email from Atlanta Hawks owner Bruce Levenson, who is selling his stake in the team for being "racist."

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Report: Bruce Levenson’s Email & Sale Of Team Puts NBA Owners On Notice

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In the wake of Hawks owner Bruce Levenson announcing on Sunday he was putting the team's majority ownership up for sale after racially insensitive remarks in an email to GM Danny Ferry were made public — purportedly by Levenson — other owners must now figure out whether they've made similar damaging comments, which could come to light in a post-Donald Sterling NBA.


Hawks Owner Agrees To Sell Team After Self-Reporting Offensive E-Mail

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Atlanta Hawks owner Bruce Levenson is selling his stake in the franchise after self-reporting an offensive e-mail he scribed in 2012.

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Danny Ferry And The Transformation Of The Atlanta Hawks


The Atlanta Hawks of the late 2000s and early 2010s were the laughing stock of the NBA.


Comedian Creates NBA Team Names By Word Association. Now, There Are Logos.


Last week, comedian Joe Mande decided to change the name of every NBA team based on the first thing he could think of for each city.


Team USA Adds Paul Millsap To Training Camp Roster


Suddenly playing without LaMarcus Aldridge, Blake Griffin, and Kevin Love, USA Basketball desperately needed a viable interior presence capable of stretching the floor.

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