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  1. Hawks’ Budenholzer adjusting to coach/GM role, had mentor for many years in Popovich

    Sep 19, 2014, 2:50 PM EDT

    Mike Budenholzer

    Budenholzer got thrust into a position with the power a lot of coaches covet.

  2. Steve Kerr said Danny Ferry made mistake but is a “man of high character”

    Sep 18, 2014, 8:00 AM EDT

    Steve Kerr

    “Everybody who knows Danny knows that he’s a good person.” —Steve Kerr on Danny Ferry

  3. Carmelo Anthony says nobody would want to play for Hawks

    Sep 13, 2014, 3:30 PM EDT

    Philadelphia 76ers v New York Knicks

    Anthony was very direct in his assessment of the racially insensitive remarks made by the team’s GM and ownership.

  4. Kyle Korver: Luol Deng told me he didn’t think Danny Ferry was racist

    Sep 12, 2014, 9:49 PM EDT

    Cleveland Cavaliers v Dallas Mavericks

    Insensitive comments centered around Deng caused a world of trouble for the Hawks GM.

  5. Hawks GM Danny Ferry releases statement on his leave of absence, apologizes again

    Sep 12, 2014, 5:20 PM EDT

    Detroit Pistons v Cleveland Cavaliers, Game 6

    “No words can adequately describe my remorse for the hurt that I have caused many people through the statements I repeated, most importantly Luol Deng.” —Danny Ferry

  6. Hawks GM Danny Ferry goes on indefinite leave of absence

    Sep 12, 2014, 4:24 PM EDT

    Danny Ferry, Mike Budenholzer

    The question is will he ever get his job back.

  7. African comment Danny Ferry said apparently originated from Cavaliers front office

    Sep 12, 2014, 3:54 PM EDT

    Arron Afflalo, Luol Deng

    Read the Hawks’ scouting report on Luol Deng, including the infamous African passage

  8. Report: Luol Deng’s scouting report contained African comment Danny Ferry said

    Sep 12, 2014, 2:27 PM EDT

    Danny Ferry

    Hawks general manager was not reading verbatim, though

  9. Listen to the audio recording of Hawks GM Danny Ferry saying Luol Deng has ‘got some African in him’

    Sep 11, 2014, 7:45 PM EDT

    Danny Ferry

    Remarks seem even worse when hearing how casually Ferry delivers them.

  10. Raptors GM Masai Ujiri with thoughtful comments on Danny Ferry, being African

    Sep 11, 2014, 6:30 PM EDT

    Masai Ujiri, Dwane Casey

    The African born GM of the Raptors wrote the best thing you’ll read today.

  11. Danny Ferry allegedly called Bonzi Wells the n-word in 2002

    Sep 11, 2014, 10:29 AM EDT

    Spurs v Timberwolves X

    Ferry, now Hawks general manager, already under fire for comments about Luol Deng

  12. Commissioner Adam Silver: Hawks GM Danny Ferry shouldn’t be fired for comments

    Sep 10, 2014, 6:59 PM EDT

    Adam Silver

    “In my view, those comments, taken alone, do not merit his losing his job.” —Adam Silver

  13. Atlanta postpones meeting with civil rights leaders, Hawks situation a sticky mess

    Sep 10, 2014, 4:40 PM EDT

    Danny Ferry

    The problems with the Hawks have long started with the infighting among the ownership group.

  14. Luol Deng responds to remarks of Hawks general manager Danny Ferry

    Sep 9, 2014, 6:52 PM EDT

    Luol Deng

    Heat forward: “I’m proud to say I actually have a lot of African in me, not just ‘a little’”

  15. Danny Ferry has no plans to resign… which means he should be fired

    Sep 9, 2014, 12:15 PM EDT

    Detroit Pistons v Cleveland Cavaliers, Game 6

    Whoever the new Hawks owner is he needs to change both the culture and the perception of the culture of this franchise in Atlanta. Ferry cannot be a part of that.

  16. Hawks owners agree to meet with civil rights leaders in Atlanta

    Sep 9, 2014, 8:45 AM EDT

    Atlanta clergy, civil rights activists react to Atlanta Hawks owner's race-tinged email

    The next Hawks owner has some work to do.

  17. New version of Danny Ferry quote is much worse, Hawks owner called for firing

    Sep 9, 2014, 12:09 AM EDT

    Danny Ferry

    Read the letter Hawks co-owner Michael Gearon wrote to Bruce Levenson in June expressing his concerns about Ferry

  18. Report: NBA not planning to punish Hawks general manager Danny Ferry

    Sep 8, 2014, 9:15 PM EDT

    Paul Millsap, Danny Ferry

    Ferry said of Luol Deng, “He’s got some African in him”

  19. PBT Extra: How concerned are other owners after email forces Hawks sale?

    Sep 8, 2014, 5:45 PM EDT

    Bruce Levenson

    Team owners and officials don’t feel they know where the line is anymore.

  20. Report: Hawks GM Danny Ferry said of Luol Deng, “He’s got some African in him”

    Sep 8, 2014, 12:59 PM EDT

    Danny Ferry

    Ferry has apologized, but his comments in a meeting were the first domino in the Hawks mess.

  21. Report: Luol Deng report triggered Bruce Levenson’s sale, Danny Ferry’s punishment

    Sep 8, 2014, 9:55 AM EDT

    Cleveland Cavaliers v Atlanta Hawks

    Hawks pursued small forward in free agency this summer

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