Catching Up With Spud Webb

September 13, 2012 by Tom Ferda · Leave a Comment 

Catching up With Spud Webb

‘Great Things Come in Small Packages’ best describes one of the most intriguing players to ever don an NBA uniform…former Sacramento Kings and Atlanta Hawks guard Spud Webb.

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The Curious Case of Ivan Johnson

June 14, 2012 by Tom Ferda · Leave a Comment 

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While battling Father Time, the Atlanta Hawks’ Ivan Johnson took an unusual path to the NBA that included controversy and adversity.

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Zaza Pachulia calls another Georgia home

May 20, 2012 by Tom Ferda · Leave a Comment 

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So how did Zaza Pachulia, one of the most popular athletes in Atlanta, make the journey from the foreign cobblestone streets of Tbilisi to the hardwood floors of an NBA court?

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“Meet the New Boss”

July 10, 2011 by Tom Ferda · Leave a Comment 

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When Atlanta Hawks GM Rick Sund decided the team needed a “new voice” and went on a quest for a new head coach, he only needed to look a few feet down the bench to find the man destined to take over the spot.

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Jason Collins 360 Hawks Feature

June 10, 2011 by Tom Ferda · Leave a Comment 

NBA Jason Collins

Jason Collins came to Atlanta with a resume that included 75 NBA playoff appearances with New Jersey. During that time, the big man played an influential role in guiding the Nets to their first ever trip to the NBA Finals.

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Josh Smith goes Crazy Light

June 9, 2011 by Tom Ferda · Leave a Comment 

Josh Smith 360 Hawks Magazine

When you make a living flying through the air and executing stunning highlight-reel dunks like the Hawks Josh Smith, sooner or later a company like adidas will specifically create a shoe to fit your style of play. Published in 360 Hawks Magazine

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Stern Must Rebuttal Whistle Blower Ref Donaghy

July 25, 2008 by Tom Ferda · Leave a Comment 

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Tom is an NBA writer whose work has been published in the New York Daily News, Washington Times, Detroit Free Press and 360 Hawks Magazine. Contact Tom at tom@tomferda.com
David Stern is getting more predictable by the interview. When he gets in front of the microphone, he is sounding like an old, [...]

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