RACIST - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/RACIST News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Atlanta Hawks discipline GM Ferry for racist comments http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58393355-77/ferry-comments-gearon-levenson.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58393355-77/ferry-comments-gearon-levenson.html.csp">Atlanta Hawks discipline GM Ferry for racist comments</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By CHARLES ODUM</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-09T22:38:50.95-06:00">Updated Sep 9, 2014 10:38PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Atlanta • The fallout from racially charged comments by Atlanta Hawks’ leadership continued on Tuesday as general manager Danny Ferry was disciplined for making inflammatory comments about Luol Deng. Hawks CEO Steve Koonin has imposed undisclosed discipline on Ferry for comments the GM made to the ownership group in June when the team pursued Deng as a free agent. Atlanta media outlets obtained a letter Monday night from Hawks co-owner Michael Gearon Jr. which cites Ferry telling the ownership g...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583933552014-09-09T22:38:50.95-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-09T22:38:50.95-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58393355@www.sltrib.com Tue, 09 Sep 2014 22:38:50 MDT