1. UNC Basketball: Super-Early Grades for Tar Heels Starters

    North Carolina has gotten off to a nice start in the 2014-15 season. With a 3-0 record and a 26-point average margin of victory, things are going according to plan heading into the Battle 4 Atlantis tournament this week...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 1 day ago 2,883 reads 5 comments

  2. UNC Basketball: 1 Prediction for Each Tar Heels Starter in 2014-15

    Despite using two different lineups in the two games thus far in 2014-15, North Carolina has settled on a four-forward lineup to begin matches. Marcus Paige is the lone guard that will start for UNC...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 6 days ago 4,496 reads 3 comments

  3. UNC Basketball: 5 Takeaways from Tar Heels' Opening Games

    Through two games, North Carolina is 2-0 as expected. Early-season contests against the likes of North Carolina Central and Robert Morris are not supposed to pose threats to Carolina's record...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 8 days ago 6,857 reads 4 comments

  4. UNC Basketball: Biggest Storylines to Watch for Tar Heels in 2014-15

    North Carolina tips off the 2014-15 season this Friday against North Carolina Central. With a new season, there are always a number of pressing matters and storylines that develop...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 13 days ago 1,911 reads 8 comments

  5. UNC Basketball: 5 Reasons for Tar Heels Fans to Be Optimistic in 2014-15

    The countdown to the first game is underway. Less than a week remains between now and North Carolina's season-opener for 2014-15. Any new year is reason enough for a fanbase to be optimistic...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 15 days ago 3,503 reads 5 comments

  6. UNC Basketball: 5 Bold Predictions for Tar Heels' 2014-15 Season

    Anyone can make a prediction based on logic and factual data. Who would want to read that, though? Where is the entertainment in reading that North Carolina will hit more free throws ...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 20 days ago 7,191 reads 25 comments

  7. UNC Basketball: 5 Burning Questions for Tar Heels in 2014-15

    Less than two weeks stand between Heels fans and opening night for the North Carolina basketball team. The first match comes November 14 against North Carolina Central, but things ...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 22 days ago 4,395 reads 4 comments

  8. St. Louis Cardinals vs. S.F. Giants: Keys for Each Team to Win NLCS Game 4

    A walk-off error is not exactly the stuff of legend. Nevertheless, Randy Choate's 10th-inning miscue gave the game and the National League Championship Series lead to the San Francisco Giants heading into Game 4...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 1 month ago 11,257 reads 8 comments

  9. Complete Offseason Guide, Predictions for Detroit Tigers

    Through the second half of the season, everyone was constantly waiting for the Detroit Tigers to get their act together, pull away from the Kansas City Royals and run away with the AL Central crown...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 1 month ago 10,413 reads 38 comments

  10. Atlanta Braves' Free-Agency Shopping List

    With the 2014 MLB regular season having come to a close, the Atlanta Braves are officially in offseason mode...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 1 month ago 17,262 reads 26 comments

  11. 3 Potential New Starters for Atlanta Braves in 2015

    The season got away from Atlanta late in the year. With a poor second half and terrible September, the Braves are out of the playoff chase. However, a sour ending to the season does not mean there's nothing to build on for 2015...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 2 months ago 12,160 reads 33 comments

  12. Big Atlanta Braves Questions Still Left Unanswered 2 Weeks from the Finish Line

    With their loss Sunday afternoon and a 3-9 month of September, the Atlanta Braves dropped to 75-74 on the season. Their -1 run differential is right in line with that record...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 2 months ago 4,169 reads 22 comments

  13. Breaking Down How the Atlanta Braves' Remaining Schedule Compares to Competitors

    The Atlanta Braves currently find themselves in the midst of a good old fashioned playoff chase. If I were a better linguist, I would have come up with some clever use of "the hunt for red October" right here...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 3 months ago 2,428 reads 0 comments

  14. An Early Look at Atlanta Braves' Top 10 Offseason Targets

    This offseason, there will be a number of roster moves for the Atlanta Braves . The team has struggled to score runs in 2014 and needs to address parts of its starting lineup as well as its bench...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 3 months ago 7,961 reads 29 comments

  15. Stock Up, Stock Down for Atlanta Braves' Top 10 Prospects for Week 21

    With the fifth-best run differential in the National League , it may be assumed that the Atlanta Braves are primed for the playoffs this last week of August. However, losers of two in a row, Atlanta sits a distant eight games back in the NL East...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 3 months ago 2,924 reads 0 comments

  16. Atlanta Braves: Those Players Trying to Save Their Jobs for 2015

    Through a down second half , the Atlanta Braves are not out of the 2014 playoff picture just yet, but it couldn't hurt to take a first peek at some possible roster moves for 2015...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 3 months ago 5,139 reads 7 comments

  17. Stock Up, Stock Down for Atlanta Braves' Top 10 Prospects for Week 19

    At the major league level, things are not going well for the Atlanta Braves . The team had lost nine of its last 11 ballgames heading into Sunday night. The offense continues to no-show for games on end...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 4 months ago 2,160 reads 0 comments

  18. Major Post-Deadline Moves the Atlanta Braves Could Still Make

    By acquiring two players from the Chicago Cubs in a move prior to the non-waiver trade deadline, the Atlanta Braves addressed two of their roster needs. James Russell is the lefty reliever Atlanta was coveting...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 4 months ago 2,526 reads 0 comments

  19. The Atlanta Braves and Their Andrelton Simmons Problem

    The Atlanta Braves have a problem this season that will not be solved with a trade before Thursday's non-waiver deadline. It is also not a problem that will be solved in August...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 4 months ago 7,403 reads 16 comments

  20. Atlanta Braves' Prospects All at GM Frank Wren's Disposal for Trade Deadline

    The idea of an untouchable prospect runs rampant throughout sports, baseball included. It is an utterly idiotic belief to succumb to...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 4 months ago 4,906 reads 22 comments

  21. Atlanta Braves Rumors: Playing Fact or Fiction with the Latest Trade Chatter

    With the MLB trade deadline approaching and trade season in full swing , many fanbases find it hard to weed through all the rumors and determine what is real and what isn't...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 4 months ago 12,166 reads 9 comments

  22. Atlanta Braves' Trade Deadline Big Board: Ranking the Top Targets

    It is becoming harder and harder to differentiate between buyers and sellers at the trade deadline in Major League Baseball. Through early July, everyone assumed the likes of Boston and Tampa Bay would be ditching assets left and right...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 4 months ago 10,270 reads 16 comments

  23. Chances of Possible Atlanta Braves Trades Actually Happening

    Even with a disappointing showing on the National League All-Star Game roster, the Atlanta Braves are feeling good...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 5 months ago 7,285 reads 11 comments

  24. Ranking Atlanta Braves' Best 2014 All-Star Game Candidates

    Even as the Atlanta Braves currently reside in first place in the National League East, having won four consecutive ballgames, things are not ideal in A-Town. All five teams in the division are as close as any division in baseball...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 5 months ago 1,300 reads 0 comments

  25. Atlanta Braves' 2014 Trade Deadline Shopping List

    The Atlanta Braves currently find themselves staring up at the first-place, smooth-throwing Washington Nationals in the NL East...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 5 months ago 7,943 reads 11 comments