Hawks facing challenges on court and in stands

| |Friday, Sep. 12, 2014

Racially inflammatory comments made by Hawks' management left the NBA team facing a crisis that threatens its progress on the court and in the stands.

Racial slur used to describe Luol Deng can be traced back to Cavaliers

| |Friday, Sep. 12, 2014

The racial slur uttered by Atlanta Hawks general manager Danny Ferry regarding Luol Deng seems to trace back to the Cavaliers organization, according to the scouting report obtained Friday by the Atlanta Journal Constitution.

Clippers re-sign free agent F Turkoglu

|Friday, Sep. 12, 2014

The Clippers have re-signed free-agent forward Hedo Turkoglu, who played in 38 games with the team last season.

Clippers re-sign Turkoglu

| |Friday, Sep. 12, 2014

The Los Angeles Clippers re-signed free agent forward Hedo Turkoglu to an undisclosed contract on Friday.

Bulls brass praises Derrick Rose despite FIBA shooting slump

| |Friday, Sep. 12, 2014

Bulls top basketball executive John Paxson said he has been pleased with Derrick Rose's play at the FIBA World Cup in Spain for Team USA despite the guard's shooting woes.

Hawks' Ferry steps aside as scouting report on Deng surfaces

| |Friday, Sep. 12, 2014

In the wake of Heat forward Luol Deng being dragged into an ugly mix of misguided scouting and internal conflict within the Hawks organization, Atlanta General Manager Danny Ferry on Friday requested and was granted a leave of absence from the team.

France edges Lithuania for third place at World Cup

| |Friday, Sep. 12, 2014

Milos Teodosic scored 24 points to help Serbia defeat France, 90-85, in the semifinals of the FIBA World Cup on Friday.

Cavaliers announce monthly lottery to purchase single-game tickets

| |Friday, Sep. 12, 2014

The Cavaliers are instituting a monthly lottery to try and fairly meet the incredible demands for single-game tickets, the team announced on Friday.

Hawks GM Danny Ferry to take leave of absence

| |Friday, Sep. 12, 2014

Hawks general manager Danny Ferry will take an indefinite leave of absence, effective immediately.

Hawks GM Ferry takes indefinite leave of absence

| |Friday, Sep. 12, 2014

Atlanta Hawks general manager Danny Ferry took an indefinite leave of absence Friday, making the move under fire for his racially charged comments about a player.