By Art Chansky Art Chansky's commentary on WCHL, Sports Notebook, airs Monday-Friday. He is also the author of 6 books on Tar Heel basketball; the latest -- The Blue Divide -- is currently in bookstores nationwide.
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    Chansky’s Notebook: Abby Or No Abby?

    June 29, 2015 at 7:56 am

    This is today’s Art Chansky’s Sports Notebook as heard on 97.9 WCHL. You can listen to previous Sports Notebooks here. Can the USA women score enough to beat potent Germany? Despite only a 1-0 win over China, the U.S. women’s World Cup team looked far more aggressive than in its previous matches. But can that […]

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    Chansky’s Notebook: For Griff And Teddy

    June 26, 2015 at 8:06 am

    This is today’s Art Chansky’s Sports Notebook as heard on 97.9 WCHL. You can listen to previous Sports Notebooks here. They played the member-guest for Griff and Teddy. Chapel Hill lost two of its most popular figures and long-time residents over the last two years, real estate attorney Griff Graves and Insurance agent Ted Seagroves. […]

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    Chansky’s Notebook: Good Steal, Virginia!

    June 25, 2015 at 7:49 am

    Virginia’s fairy-tale finish was one for the crooks. It had been 60 years since Wake Forest won the ACC’s last College World Series, and Virginia stealing the title was the least likely scenario to break that drought. After all, the Cavaliers barely got into the ACC Tournament, not the NCAA Tournament. They had to sweep […]

  • Art’s Angle: Does Honor Absolve Smith?

    June 24, 2015 at 4:48 pm

    The U.S. Basketball Writers Association (USBWA) will be bestowing an annual award that honors the late Dean Smith given “to an individual in college basketball who embodies the spirit and values represented by Smith,” according to the official release Wednesday. What a marvelous idea, akin to what has been proposed by various people since Smith […]

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    Chansky’s Notebook: Flaunting The Flag

    June 24, 2015 at 7:04 am

    This is today’s Art Chansky’s Sports Notebook as heard on 97.9 WCHL. You can listen to previous Sports Notebooks here. You can hear Art Chansky’s Sports Notebook below:   Flaunting the Confederate Flag is far from innocent. When I first heard the Carolina pep band play Dixie and saw the Confederate flag waved at Carolina […]

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    Chansky’s Notebook: Deflategate Fizzles

    June 23, 2015 at 7:42 am

    This is today’s Art Chansky’s Sports Notebook as heard on 97.9 WCHL. You can listen to previous Sports Notebooks here. You can hear Art Chansky’s Sports Notebook below:   If it wasn’t Tom Brady, would the NFL have spent 5 million dollars? The appeal of Tom Brady’s four-game suspension begins today in what has been […]

  • Art’s Angle: Not So Poor Ol’ Roy

    June 19, 2015 at 1:43 pm

    If UNC extending Roy Williams’ contract through 2020 – with a hefty compensation bump – doesn’t speak to the confidence Carolina has about men’s basketball avoiding serious sanctions from the NCAA, then what else can it do? The Tar Heels don’t want another washout recruiting year while the NCAA process grinds to an interminable conclusion. […]

  • Art’s Angle: Hang On, It’s Almost Over

    June 5, 2015 at 11:46 am

    After reading the long-awaited Notice of Allegations, one has to wonder what took the NCAA so damn long. Sure, UNC has to treat it with the utmost respect because at the end of this endless journey, eight hardly impartial randomly picked peers from a pool of 24 will make up the Committee of Infractions and mete out […]

  • Art’s Angle: Why The Wait?

    June 3, 2015 at 1:55 pm

    Maybe they’ve run out of Sharpies at UNC. You know, the thick black markers used when names and other private information are redacted from documents before they are released to the public. Why else would it be taking Carol Folt and Bubba Cunningham so long to release a “publishable” version of the NOA to the […]

  • Chansky: UNC ‘Happy’ with Notice of Allegations

    May 22, 2015 at 4:43 pm

    UNC received its long-awaited Notice of Allegations from the NCAA Friday, and all indications are that Carolina is “happy” with what that NOA says.

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