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Professional Sports

Hawks GM made racially insensitive remark about player

Atlanta Hawks General Manager Danny Ferry made racially insensitive remarks about free agent forward Luol Deng in June, ESPN has reported. Talking with members of the team’s ownership group while discussing Deng as a potential free agent, Ferry said Deng “has a little African in him.” Read Deng’s reaction and more here: http://espn.go.com/nba/story/_/id/11496412/miami-heat-forward-luol-deng-saddened-comments-atlanta-hawks-call

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College Sports

USC welcomes Sarkisian era with 52-13 rout of Fresno State

LOS ANGELES — Cody Kessler threw four touchdown passes and ran for a fifth score as USC overcame off-the-field distractions during the runup to the game and routed Fresno State, 52-13, last Saturday in Steve Sarkisian’s debut as the Trojans’ head coach. The Trojans will step up the level of competition this week when they travel Read More…