Carmelo Anthony says why NBA players won’t sign with Atlanta Hawks

The Atlanta Hawks have a history of being unable to attract star players to their franchise. Dominique Wilkins was the team’s last superstar and he was, unceremoniously, traded from the team 20 years ago. After the Hawks’ recent racist debacle, the team will have a difficult time signing key free agents in the future, Carmelo […]

Danny Ferry to take leave of absence with Atlanta Hawks, still not fired

The Atlanta Hawks GM Danny Ferry has decided to take a leave of absence. According to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Ferry finally realized that he needed to step away from a situation that has become toxic. The fallout occurred after Ferry made racial remarks about Luol Deng by saying,  “[Luol Deng] has a little African in […]

Atlanta Hawks GM Danny Ferry made disgustingly racist remarks about Loul Deng

Atlanta Hawks general manager Danny Ferry made remarks that were worse than Donald Sterling’s, according the Atlanta Hawks minority owner Michael Gearon. In an email obtained by WSB TV, Gearon asked for Ferry’s resignation in June after a conference call about potential free agents. Gearon wrote that Ferry said, “[Loul Deng] has a little African […]

Why Atlanta Hawks owner was racist and wrong to blame hip-hop and black fans

The Atlanta Hawks owner Bruce Levenson wanted to put forth a theory as to why the Hawks could not sell tickets. But instead of finding a unique approach to improve the Hawks’ flawed business model, Levenson reacted lazily and blamed hip-hop, gospel music and black fans for the lack of sales. As a result, Levenson […]