HoopsHype Atlanta Hawks Buzz Meter

by HoopsHype - Updated: September 16, 2014 | 10:02 PM - Twitters - Rumors - Roster - Salaries

Michael Lee

Hawks CEO Steve Koonin: “Danny Ferry requested & I have approved, taking an indefinite leave of absence, effective immediately."

Kurt Helin

Hawks GM Danny Ferry goes on indefinite leave of absence dlvr.it/6trWZK

Emiliano Carchia

Danny Ferry will take an indefinite leave of absence from the Hawks sportando.com/en/usa/nba/134…

Steve Popper

I suppose after the Levenson email and the Ferry comments the Hawks may not have to worry about too many African-Americans at their games

Adi Joseph

Hawks GM Danny Ferry takes an indefinite leave in the wake of his racist comments coming out: usat.ly/1D18Dhp http://t.co/jxvvdy1LAx

Ira Winderman

Hawks announce Danny Ferry has requested and has been granted an indefinite leave of absence.

Royce Young

Hawks GM Danny Ferry taking indefinite leave of absence cbsprt.co/1qKP7QR

Gary Washburn

Danny Ferry has taken an indefinite leave of absence, according to the #hawks. Coach Mike Budenholzer will take over basketball ops.

Chris Vivlamore

Quick story on Hawks announcement that Danny Ferry will take leave of absence. ajc.com/news/sports/ba… #ATLHawks

Kurt Helin

Hawks announce that Danny Ferry to go on indefinite leave of absence. Coach Mike Budenholzer takes over basketball operations.

Kris Willis

Interesting that the Hawks acknowledge the root of the problem was a disagreement among owners

Marc J. Spears

During Danny Ferry's leave of absence, the Hawks announce that head coach Mike Budenholzer will lead the bball operations department duties.

Kris Willis

Danny Ferry to take indefinite leave of absence from Atlanta Hawks sbnation.com/e/5905740

Steve Kyler

Hawks coach Mike Budenholzer, will assume oversight of the basketball operations department and report directly to Hawks CEO Steve Koonin

Julian Mozo

#NBA Siguen las consecuencias por el caso de racismo: Danny Ferry, GM de los Hawks, se toma una "baja indefinida" tras sus comentarios.

Kent Bazemore

mikescott__ big time now!! Haircuts turning into short films!!

Adi Joseph

Danny Ferry will take an indefinite leave of absence as Hawks general manager, the team announced. Full release: http://t.co/b647LYkSk0

Brett Pollakoff

There it is RT @Yannis Koutroupis: Per Hawks PR, Danny Ferry has requested and been granted a indefinite leave of absence, effective immediately.

Marc J. Spears

Hawks CEO Steve Koonin announces that GM Danny Ferry requested & was approved for an indefinite leave of absence, effective immediately.

Royce Young

Hawks announce plan to hire Chief Diversity Officer. Coach Mike Budenholzer assumes oversight of basketball operations effective immediately

Royce Young

Hawks announce Danny Ferry has requested and been granted an indefinite leave of absence.

Yannis Koutroupis

Per Hawks PR, Danny Ferry has requested and been granted a indefinite leave of absence, effective immediately.

Kris Willis

The Atlanta Hawks announce that Danny Ferry will take an indefinite leave of absence

Ben Golliver

Hawks announce that GM Danny Ferry is taking an indefinite leave of absence.

Kris Willis

Question in my mind now regarding Ferry/Hawks. Why sit on releasing this scouting report for a week?

Chris Vivlamore

Story with link to Luol Deng background report at center of Hawks' firestorm. ajc.com/news/sports/ba… #ATLHawks

Marc J. Spears

Atlanta native & ex-Hawks star Shareef Abdur-Rahim, a Kings exec, responds to Hawks situation in open letter to Yahoo yhoo.it/1wiEd5v

Michael Lee

Enough with the leaks & statements already; the Hawks need to come out from hiding & address this situation head on. It's just getting worse

Chris Vivlamore

Current discord in Hawks ownership has deep roots on-ajc.com/1nR0KBe

Jason Walker

Public response to upcoming scouting report are why I think it's over for Ferry/Hawks. Folks are already saying it's too late.

Chris Vivlamore

Timeline: How the Hawks’ controversy surfaced on-ajc.com/1qs9Udd

Lang Greene

Haven't seen this much Atlanta Hawks hashtag activism since the #RemoveSmoove movement

Josh Newman

Will hit Monmouth first. Hawks have offered Seegars. RT @SeegarsJalen: New jersey should be fun with the bros @iJump_tooMuch @_TYG3

Amin Elhassan

Ryan Cameron is the Hawks PA guy, but also well known long time radio personality in Atlanta. What type of radio station, you ask? "Urban"

Amin Elhassan

Apparently Ferry didn't like Ryan Cameron either! RT @Chris Vivlamore: Timeline: How the Hawks’ controversy surfaced on-ajc.com/1nQLi8n

Chris Vivlamore

Video: Al Sharpton -- MEETS WITH NBA ... Over Handling of Racist ATL Hawks Owner on-ajc.com/1qsc2l2

Jon Krawczynski

Chris has been excellent on this. RT @Chris Vivlamore: Timeline: How the Hawks’ controversy surfaced on-ajc.com/1nQLi8n

Amin Elhassan

Great for anyone who wants to get caught up RT @Chris Vivlamore: Timeline: How the Hawks’ controversy surfaced on-ajc.com/1nQLi8n

Chris Vivlamore

Timeline: How the Hawks’ controversy surfaced on-ajc.com/1nQLi8n

Chris Vivlamore

Working link to timeline of two weeks in June at center of Hawks's troubles. New details. myajc.com/news/sports/pr… #ATLHawks

Mike Mazzeo

King defends embattled Hawks GM es.pn/1rZtqz1

Chris Sheridan

Bruce Levenson selling his majority share of #Hawks. What would they go for? @DanSchayes breaks it down sheridanhoops.com/2014/09/11/sch…

Jason Walker

Colossal beat down from Shanks. RT @BillShanks: The Hawks must clean house - macon.com/2014/09/11/330…

Ira Winderman

Do Hawks, Ferry, NBA owe Deng more of an apology? Latest "Ask Ira" at bit.ly/1xTe4yK plus more.

Michael Lee

Hawks ownership was done in by ego, power plays, in-fighting & dysfunction. Levenson-Ferry is latest saga: wapo.st/YA6hXc #NBA

Michael Lee

ICYMI: The audio recording of Danny Ferry's comments about Luol Deng finally surfaced. Listen here: wapo.st/1nPuIpa #NBA #hawks

Kris Willis

In case you haven't noticed, Hawks front office been just a bit busy this week. Hey they did agree to a deal with Elton Brand tho