Originally posted on Project Spurs  |  Last updated 6/27/12
As new Atlanta Hawks General Manager and President of Basketball of Operations Danny Ferry prepares to start molding a new era in the Hawks' franchise, he spoke first to SportsRadioInterviews.com about what characteristics he's looking to instill in the new Hawks program and why Atlanta had an offer too good to turn down. First, Ferry talked about why he chose to leave as the San Antonio Spurs' Vice President of Basketball Operations and take the Atlanta position, even though the Philadelphia 76ers were also looking to acquire his services. “What attracted me to the Hawks and the prospect of leaving San Antonio was I was in a place, a tremendous organization and I had great relationships there but I was struck by Bruce Levinson’s humble approach to their past and his passion and dedication to do things in the future the right way. That was critical for me and that’s where it all started. My conversations with him over the past few weeks had nothing to do with what players were on the
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