Blog Profile / Jeff Schultz

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Posts on Regator:988
Posts / Week:2.8
Archived Since:September 12, 2009

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Hector Olivera’s suspension doesn’t fully clarify future with Braves

3 days agoSports : Jeff Schultz

Major League Baseball has weighed in for presumably the final time on the Hector Olivera situation: His indefinite suspension for alleged domestic violence now has an official…

Falcons reportedly bringing in Dwight Freeney for tryout (smart)

4 days agoSports : Jeff Schultz

Last week I wrote a blog suggesting that the sack-starved Falcons should bring in veteran free agent outside linebacker Dwight Freeney for a possible pass-rush role…

Teheran has been a master (0.89) but Braves still mess at home (2-18)

5 days agoSports : Jeff Schultz

There was a time last season when Julio Teheran was central to Braves’ trade rumors. It made little sense at the time for a pitcher with…

NBA more worried about stars, TV ratings, doesn’t suspend Green

6 days agoSports : Jeff Schultz

Welcome to the NBA’s Department of Selective Discipline. The NBA has chosen not to suspend Golden State center Draymond Green, even though league executive Kiki VanDeWeghe admitted…

How long should Braves wait on move to Albies, Swanson?

last weekSports : Jeff Schultz

I don’t mean to keep picking on Braves shortstop Erick Aybar who somewhat has become the everyday face of the team’s’ failings this season. (The focus…

Hart, Coppolella need to overcome financial mistakes (like Wren)

last weekSports : Jeff Schultz

The Braves are 1-1 under interim manager Brian Snitker. Success! But seriously... As the Braves continue to hope to distance themselves from their…

Braves’ handling of Gonzalez’s firing takes clumsy to a new level

last weekSports : Jeff Schultz

Debates will be ongoing as to whether the Braves were justified in their firing of manager of Fredi Gonzalez Tuesday, or whether the front office is…

Fredi Gonzalez lost his job because Braves needed somebody to blame

last weekSports : Jeff Schultz

If you choose to make the argument that Fredi Gonzalez wasn’t fired for this season but rather September collapses of years past, we can have that…

Possible vets for Falcons: Freeney, Thurmond, Hardy (not really)

2 weeks agoSports : Jeff Schultz

As NFL teams work through mini-camps and OTAs and move toward training camp, they will begin to think about holes they want to fill with budget-friendly…

Poll: Which Atlanta team inspires most, least confidence in future?

2 weeks agoSports : Jeff Schultz

I have posted a column on on Atlanta three’s pro sports franchises: the Braves, Falcons and Hawks. The premise of the column isn’t to determine: Which…

Make that 1-16 for Braves at home (where the heartache is)

2 weeks agoSports : Jeff Schultz

Maybe they should try playing in their road uniforms. Or change dugouts. Or dress in the visiting clubhouse. Or just look for temporary quarters in Cobb County now…

Five thoughts about Ressler, Horford and Hawks moving forward

3 weeks agoSports : Jeff Schultz

In case you missed it — maybe because you just stopped paying attention after Game 2 — the Hawks were bounced from the playoffs Sunday. They…

Hello, Game 4. Goodbye, Hawks’ season? History says yes

3 weeks agoSports : Jeff Schultz

Welcome to potentially the last game of the Hawks’ season. Down 3-0 to Cleveland in the Eastern Conference semifinals, it wouldn’t be accurate to say they…

There’s a kernel of truth to what Charles Barkley says about Hawks

3 weeks agoSports : Jeff Schultz

The thing that makes Charles Barkley a great analyst is even when he is at his bombastic, “Oh, that’s just Chuck” best, there’s at least a…

It’s about time Coppolella, Hart take ownership of Braves’ problems

3 weeks agoSports : Jeff Schultz

This is how spineless sports executives do it when they’re trying to grease the skids for a firing. Grumble in the shadows to local media members,…

Snap judgments: Falcons still have questions but could be playoff team

3 weeks agoSports : Jeff Schultz

Arthur Blank says his Falcons will be a playoff team in 2016. I’m not quite ready to commit yet. I spoke to Blank for about 30…

Magic Johnson pitches for LeBron, Durant to Lakers (uh, tampering?)

3 weeks agoSports : Jeff Schultz

I don’t claim to know or understand every aspect of the NBA’s tampering rules. But Magic Johnson, the former Los Angeles Lakers’ great, is a vice…

Breaking! Hawks are big underdogs to LeBron James, Cavaliers

last monthSports : Jeff Schultz

The Hawks are significant underdogs in their series against Cleveland. I know — shocking, right? The online odds website 5Dimes, which is generally in line with…

Braves reportedly have tried to trade Olivera (who has zero value)

last monthSports : Jeff Schultz

  Please allow me to switch from one depressing Atlanta pro sports story (Hawks) to another — although the subject matter of this story is so…

One-man basketball won’t win it for Hawks in playoffs

last monthSports : Jeff Schultz

The better team isn’t the better team. The better team is the one that had a 42-point game from one player on one night and clutch…

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