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Duke Fell Into The Trap

In my post yesterday, I talked about how Duke was going into a trap game against Michigan.  My fears were realized this afternoon as Duke was outworked by a tough Michigan team.  No disrespect against Michigan, but Duke really shot themselves out of this game.  ...

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Watch Out For The Trap

I fancy myself a betting man.  Especially when it comes to sports.  And as anyone who bets on sports knows, that you need to always be aware of the dreaded trap game. The upcoming game between Duke and Michigan smells a little funny. *Duke is ...

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Busy Week Ends On High Note

Duke started the 4 games in 7 days marathon with a tough fought victory over Rhode Island last Sunday.  Mixed in between there was a tournament championship.  They end it all with a nice Sunday afternoon victory that leaves them at 6-0. Afternoon a quick ...

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2nd Game Showed Much Improvement

Many people were disappointed with Duke’s first game.  The one’s that felt that way the most were the players themselves.  Everyone on the team knew that they hadn’t played up to their ability.  Something must of happened, because Duke came out and gave a unbelievable ...

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John Wall Video

As most of you know, John Wall is now on Duke’s recruiting radar. Here’s a video displaying his athletic ability. From the looks of it, he can probably play three positions for Duke. Even if it’s just for a couple of years, he would make ...

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Jim Calhoun can't keep the convicts away

As a Duke fan, I can’t stand to see UCONN succeed, and I dislike Jim Calhoun as much as any coach in college basketball.  Some of the best ammunition for making fun of the team from Storrs, has been at Calhoun’s ability to recruit pure ...

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CBS Sportsline's Tournament Poll is a joke

Maybe I should blame the fans because they did the voting.  However, CBS sports has always been a favorite whipping boy of mine for years.  For the past couple of weeks CBS Sportsline has had a tournament for the greatest tournament teams in history.  The ...

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Dawkins Spreading His Wings

All Duke fans knew that eventually a team would be able to convince one of the assistant coaches to leave the friendly confines of Durham.  The most likely candidate to succeed Coach K, is going to leave his own mark.  Ex-Duke star and current assistant ...

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Duke Tourney Expectations

If I was writing this a little over a month ago, then I might be talking about a final four possibly a championship.  However, Duke’s play to close out the regular season has changed the expectations of Duke fans.  As far as the media goes, ...

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