|Intimacy Level||Best friends, Former Rivals|
|Friendship Started||before Mercy Street (404)|
|Friendship Status||Best friends (until J.T.'s death)|
In Mercy Street, Danny comes to J.T.'s aid when he is insecure about his and Manny's relationship. He uses a fake ID to buy J.T. a penis pump. The boys head to a bathroom stall to look at the pump.Eye of the Tiger, Danny is mad at J.T. for ditching him for Liberty, Danny's sister. As a result, he lets his relationship be revealed to Mr.Van Zandt. Later, Danny says to J.T. (about Liberty) "She's the smartest person in the school and you don't even have an IQ! You don't deserve her." This leads to a physical fight between Danny and J.T. When Liberty finds out, she refuses to speak to J.T., but Danny convinces her to talk to him again. J.T., Liberty, and Danny are now on good terms with each other.
Season 5In Foolin', J.T. is at Liberty's house when Danny comes up to him and starts talking to him. The two have a short chat until Liberty comes out of the bathroom.
In I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For, Danny discovers that Liberty is pregnant and tells them that he won't tell his parents if J.T. helps him with passing his family planning class. After a fight over the doll they accidentally throw the doll into the street and it breaks. Near the end of the episode Danny finally agrees to keep it a secret.
In Rock This Town, Danny is at Liberty's birthday party when J.T. is fatally stabbed.
In The Bitterest Pill, he is seen at J.T.'s memorial service.
In Six Months, Danny and other friends gather to remember J.T. six months at the spot where he was murdered.
In Ghost of Degrassi Past, J.T. notices Danny, and exclaims that he has gotten tall.
- They both dated Mia Jones.
- They both had a crush on Manny Santos, but only J.T. dated her.
- They became rivals when J.T. got Liberty pregnant.
- Danny was the uncle of J.T. and Liberty's baby.
- J.T. dated Danny's sister Liberty Van Zandt.