Posted January 07, 2013 on AP on Fox
Atlanta Hawks general manager Danny Ferry has been fined $15,000 by the NBA for inappropriate interaction with game officials following Saturday night's game against the Boston Celtics. The fine was announced Monday by Stu Jackson, the league's executive vice president of basketball operations. The Hawks led the Celtics by 19 points before losing 89-81. The Hawks were outscored 33-9 in the third quarter en route to their third straight loss.

Atlanta Hawks GM Danny Ferry Fined $15,000 For Being A Tattle Tale

Atlanta Hawks GM Danny Ferry picked up one of the sillier fines this NBA season today, for essentially snitching on Rajon Rondo. The Celtics point guard bumped referee Rodney Mott during Saturday night’s 89-81 win over the Hawks — a game the Hawks led by 19 at one point, by the way — and after the game, Ferry decided to pass along video of Rondo’s faux pas. One problem: he...

Williams' impact on Hawks lineup undeniable

Lou Williams has caught fire since joining the Hawks starting lineup. Whats the biggest impact hes had on the lineup? Instant offense. Without question. Theyre used to having that off of the bench in spurts because his minutes were down. But extra minutes for Lou has changed the dynamic of this team. Their guard play, now you have to deal with both Marquis Teague and with Lou...

Hawks GM Ferry "snitches" on Rondo, gets him suspended

Well this is a new low. NBC Sports is reporting Atlanta Hawks GM Danny Ferry gave the referees a copy of the video showing Rajon Rondo bumping into referee Rodney Mott after the Boston-Atlanta game Saturday. Rondo has since been suspended for the bump and will miss tonight's game against the Knicks. As reward for his snitching, Ferry was fined $15,000. So, I guess the message...

Hawks GM Ferry fined 15K by the NBA

ATLANTA -- Hawks general manager Danny Ferry has been fined 15,000 by the NBA for inappropriate interaction with game officials following Saturday night's game against Boston. The fine was announced Monday by Stu Jackson, the league's executive vice president of basketball operations. Atlanta led the Celtics by 19 points before losing 89-81. Ferry and the Hawks had no comment...

Comments from the Other Side - Hawks 1/5

This was a very satisfying win for the Celtics.  I love it when there are a lot of Celtics fans in opposing buildings.  Atlanta seems to be the best for that.   Lots of Josh Smith hate.  I'm not really sure why Celtics fans are ready to give up a ton to get this guy when the fans that watch him night in and out don't like him.   A fun game and some fun comments. ...

Hawks Feel Double The Heartbreak

One of the major storylines of the early NBA season has been the steady success of the new look Atlanta Hawks (20-12), but back-to-back demoralizing losses has coach Larry Drew a little concerned about his team. The first loss came Friday night on the road at the hands of the lowly Detroit Pistons (13-22). After struggling [...]

NBA to Hawks GM Danny Ferry Stop Snitching

Stop snitching! That’s apparently what the NBA felt when they handed Hawks GM Danny Ferry with a $15,000 fined.  Rajon Rondo was suspended one game for making contact with a referee during the Atlanta Hawk matchup on Monday night. However, Rajon Rondo wasn’t hit with a technical or even a foul during the incident. It’s unclear if the ref didn’t feel the contact or didn...

Report: Hawks GM Danny Ferry Fined $15K For Handing Officials DVD After Game

Hawks general manager Danny Ferry was fined $15,000 by the NBA Monday for ‘inappropriate interaction’ with the game officials following Saturday’s loss to the Celtics at Philips Arena. The league did not reveal the reason for the penalty. According to a person familiar with the situation, Ferry handed game officials a DVD following the 98-91 loss to the Celtics at Philips...

Your Morning Dump… Where Grit and Balls may have Been Re-discovered in Atlanta

Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here… highlighting the big storyline. Because there’s nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump. According to the NBA schedule, the Celtics will host Phoenix on Wednesday. Last night they were a phoenix.Rising from the ashes of a 19-point, first-half deficit, the Celts turned the beating around in stunning...

Ferry's Flagrant Foul

So Hawks GM Danny Ferry supposedly snitched and submitted video to the NBA showing Rondo barely nudging a referee in the C's encounter with Atlanta last weekend - which led to Rondo's suspension this evening.  Well, if belatedly showing evidence to the NBA is the trend now, well we've got some to share as well - like this little ditty from the early 2000s (Ferry'...

Danny Ferry Is Dirty Snitch

And the funniest part about this, is that the NBA is going to fine Ferry $15,000 for being a snitch. Hilarious. So yeah, Rajon Rondo grazed a referee during the Celtics/Hawks game on Sunday and the game went on. Well apparently after  the game, Danny Ferry walked over and handed the refs video of Rondo bumping…the refs. Video. Stu Jackson caught wind of this and fined Ferry for...

Without Adelman, Wolves hold off Hawks

MINNEAPOLIS -- The Minnesota Timberwolves keep losing players, and Tuesday night, they played without their coach as well. Still they pushed their record back above .500 this late in the season for the first time since 2007, earning a 108-103 victory over the Atlanta Hawks at Target Center. With coach Rick Adelman absent due to what the team called a personal matter, top assistant...

Danny Ferry Fined $15,000 For Inappropriate Interaction With Officials

Danny Ferry was fined $15,000 for inappropriate interaction with officials after Saturday's game.

Timberwolves 108, Hawks 103

MINNEAPOLIS -- A healing hip injury couldn't stop Timberwolves center Nikola Pekovic from delivering a career-high 18 rebounds in Tuesday's 108-103 victory over Atlanta. Hawks forward Josh Smith's freaky athleticism and shot-blocking couldn't stop Pekovic from delivering the last two of his 25 points that kept the Hawks from coming all the way from a 17-point, second...

The Best of Tommy - Knicks 1/7

What a great win in spite of Rondo's suspension. Speaking of Rondo's suspension, as you might suspect, Tommy was fired up about it. He especially was upset about the fact that Danny Ferry was a tattle tale and handed the video to the refs to take to the league. Tommy on CSNNE Celtics Pregame Live: "Danny Ferry went to Duke! My kid went to Duke! I'm so fired...
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