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At 74, former Bullets GM Bob Ferry shows no signs of slowing down
At 74, former Bullets GM Bob Ferry shows no signs of slowing down

Bob Ferry could spend his days on the deck of his Annapolis home that looks out onto the Chesapeake Bay, but he's not big on sitting still. He gave up boating when his three kids left the house and stopped playing basketball more than five years ago, at age 69, after he tore his rotator cuff. He and his wife of nearly 52 years, Rita, dote on their eight grandchildren, but on many of their visits, Ferry finds himself watching a basketball game on television. So why not continue doing what he has been paid to do for most of the past 45 years, which is evaluate NBA prospects? Ferry, a two-time NBA executive of the year during his 18-year tenure as general manager of the Baltimore and...

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