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: Delany’s Journey Remarkable

    July 10, 2015 at 7:51 am

    This is today’s Art Chansky’s Sports Notebook as heard on 97.9 WCHL. You can listen to previous Sports Notebooks here. Jim Delany is a most improbable most influential man in college athletics. A list came out Thursday on CBSSports.com, where 12 of the supposedly smartest people around college sports picked the most influential of their […]

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    Chansky’s Notebook: A Good, Easy Schedule

    July 9, 2015 at 8:22 am

    This is today’s Art Chansky’s Sports Notebook as heard on 97.9 WCHL. You can listen to previous Sports Notebooks here. The Tar Heels have a familiar, and pretty easy, non-conference basketball schedule. If Carolina is permitted to make a run for the NCAA Championship in 2016, the Tar Heels have a favorable early schedule to […]

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    Chansky’s Notebook: Improbable Comeback

    July 8, 2015 at 8:19 am

    This is today’s Art Chansky’s Sports Notebook as heard on 97.9 WCHL. You can listen to previous Sports Notebooks here. A-Rod is having an amazing season, but an all-star? Who would have guessed that Alex Rodriquez would have come back from a season-plus suspension to do what he’s done for the New York Yankees? A-Rod […]

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    Chansky’s Notebook: Get A life! Well, No

    July 7, 2015 at 8:11 am

    This is today’s Art Chansky’s Sports Notebook as heard on 97.9 WCHL. You can listen to previous Sports Notebooks here. Should professional athletes be allowed to have a life? A long, long time ago, a pitcher for the Boston Red Sox named Jim Lonborg won the Cy Young Award and the girl, starlet Mamie Van […]

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    Chansky’s Notebook: USA! USA!

    July 6, 2015 at 7:58 am

    This is today’s Art Chansky’s Sports Notebook as heard on 97.9 WCHL. You can listen to previous Sports Notebooks here. That may have been the greatest 16 minutes in the history of soccer. If you turned on the women’s World Cup finals Sunday night from the opening kick, you may have seen something that has […]

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    Chansky’s Notebook: Taking Their ‘Licks’

    July 3, 2015 at 5:51 am

    This is today’s Art Chansky’s Sports Notebook as heard on 97.9 WCHL. You can listen to previous Sports Notebooks here. N.C. State wants royalties on the Rolling Stones tongue-in-mouth logo. Didn’t N.C. State make enough money on its share of the gate for the Stones concert Wednesday night? After all, the ticket prices ranged from […]

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    Chansky’s Notebook: Are The Clouds Clearing?

    July 2, 2015 at 8:23 am

    This is today’s Art Chansky’s Sports Notebook as heard on 97.9 WCHL. You can listen to previous Sports Notebooks here. Another sign the worm may be turning at Carolina. Last April, the best two-sport athlete in North Carolina committed to Duke because his favorite school, UNC, was still mired in the NCAA investigation. Last week, […]

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    Chansky’s Notebook: They’re The Bomb!

    July 1, 2015 at 7:58 am

    This is today’s Art Chansky’s Sports Notebook as heard on 97.9 WCHL. You can listen to previous Sports Notebooks here. Are the USA Women cool, or what? Full disclosure. I really don’t like soccer because, pure and simple, there is not enough scoring for me. We live in a society of immediate gratification, and watching […]

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    Chansky’s Notebook: She Is The Greatest!

    June 30, 2015 at 8:29 am

    This is today’s Art Chansky’s Sports Notebook as heard on 97.9 WCHL. You can listen to previous Sports Notebooks here. Is Serena Williams the best and most accomplished athlete on the planet? How about you? Serena Williams never ceases to amaze me. At 33, she has already won two legs of the tennis grand slam […]

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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 […]