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In our latest Throwback Thursday for Duke Basketball, we’re looking back at one of the current members of the coaching staff – Jeff Capel. Many younger Duke fans might only know Capel from his present role as an assistant under Coach K who’s helped land some of the programs top rec…
24 July 2014 | 6:00 pm

You'll be living at the top of the world at Morningstar Homes' newest project, The Summit at Grant Hill in Maple Ridge.
24 July 2014 | 2:27 am

After losing Josh McRoberts to the Heat the Hornets quickly found what they thought to be a solid replacement in Marvin Williams , with similar numbers as far as 3 point percentage and rebounding .
23 July 2014 | 4:29 pm

Knicks rookie Tim Hardaway Jr. goes to the hoop for a dunk in the second half against the Utah Jazz at Madison Square Garden on Friday, Mar. 7, 2014.
22 July 2014 | 10:11 pm

The Los Angeles Lakers continued rounding out their roster by bringing back three members of last year's dismal 27-55 squad - swingman Xavier Henry , forward Wesley Johnson and prospective stretch four Ryan Kelly .
22 July 2014 | 9:37 pm

In signing Nick Young and Ryan Kelly on Monday, the Lakers climbed over the NBA's $63.1-million salary cap.
22 July 2014 | 8:24 pm

The Los Angeles Lakers have signed free agent forward Ryan Kelly, it was announced today by General Manager Mitch Kupchak.
22 July 2014 | 7:38 pm

USA Basketball tabs Miles Plumlee for practice squad Phoenix Suns center Miles Plumlee was chosen for the USA Basketball Select Team that helps the national team prepare.
22 July 2014 | 6:38 pm

Marvin Williams was signed in part as a reaction to the Hornets losing Josh McRoberts to the Miami Heat.
22 July 2014 | 6:08 pm

USA Basketball announced a 13-member Men's Select Team Tuesday and the roster includes Phoenix Suns center Miles Plumlee.
22 July 2014 | 5:04 pm

Knicks rookie Tim Hardaway Jr. goes to the hoop for a dunk in the second half against the Utah Jazz at Madison Square Garden on Friday, Mar. 7, 2014.
22 July 2014 | 3:41 pm

Plus, Rams linebacker arrested for nightclub fight.
22 July 2014 | 2:50 pm

The move that we looked at heading into the weekend became official on Monday when Ryan Kelly re-signed with the Lakers, signing his name to a two-year contract to return to the Lakers.
22 July 2014 | 5:15 am

Apr 16, 2014; San Antonio, TX, USA; Los Angeles Lakers forward Ryan Kelly shoots the ball during the first half against the San Antonio Spurs at AT&T Center.
22 July 2014 | 12:18 am

The team had made Kelly a restricted free agent with a $1-million qualifying offer.
21 July 2014 | 10:35 pm

It’s been a wild NBA offseason over the past few weeks, and many former Duke Basketball players have been involved in some of the biggest moves. For a program with the ignorant label of being a school that “doesn’t produce NBA talent,” it’s striking to look around the l…
21 July 2014 | 11:35 am

The burden has been lifted off Kyrie Irving, in more ways than one. The nagging questions and incessant rumours about his future are gone, dissipating the instant he agreed to a $90 million max extension with the Cavs.
20 July 2014 | 11:46 pm

Kyrie Irving is just as excited about LeBron James’ return to the Cleveland Cavaliers as anyone...
20 July 2014 | 2:49 pm

Kyrie Irving is just as excited for the return of LeBron James to the Cavaliers as the rest of Cleveland. The fourth-year point guard, speaking Saturday at his basketball camp at Independence (Ohio) High School, said he has a "great feeling" about the upcoming season. "It's an exciting time, I can t…
20 July 2014 | 11:31 am

The draft is history and Vegas Summer League is officially over, leaving us to consider a scary thought: what the heck are we supposed do now? It might seem like a long two-plus months between now and training camp, so we're here to offer some ammunition to fill the gap.
20 July 2014 | 7:00 am

INDEPENDENCE: The burden has been lifted off Kyrie Irving, in more ways than one. The nagging questions and incessant rumors about his future are gone, dissipating the instant he agreed to a $90 million max extension with the Cavs.
20 July 2014 | 3:12 am

New general manager David Griffin and coach David Blatt drafted Andrew Wiggins No.
19 July 2014 | 8:16 pm

All-Star guard talks contract extension, Kevin Love rumors and excitement of offseason.
19 July 2014 | 7:16 pm

Ryan Kelly , a young potential stretch four that showed a little promise last season in Los Angeles, is returning to the Los Angeles Lakers.
19 July 2014 | 4:42 pm

Don't have dollar figure on Ryan Kelly's deal. But I'm told it's a two year deal with no options Ryan Kelly on his new deal: "I am very happy and blessed to have reached an agreement with the Lakers" Kelly, who the Lakers selected No.
19 July 2014 | 5:37 am

Earlier in the day Friday the Lakers waived Kendall Marshall, simultaneously creating some cap space but also creating an extra roster spot to fill.
19 July 2014 | 4:20 am

The team also renounced its rights to Johnson and Henry, along with Kent Bazemore, who has an unsigned agreement to join the Atlanta Hawks.
19 July 2014 | 3:43 am

The Lakers add even more depth to their cramped frontcourt, bringing back their second-round pick from the 2013 NBA Draft.
19 July 2014 | 3:37 am

Mar 30, 2014; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Los Angeles Lakers guard Nick Young celebrates with forward Ryan Kelly against the Phoenix Suns at Staples Center.
19 July 2014 | 3:20 am

The No. 2 overall draft pick took his initial steps in the NBA Summer League in Las Vegas and showed plenty of promise during the past week.
19 July 2014 | 2:20 am

Mar 28, 2014; Phoenix, AZ, USA; Phoenix Suns center Miles Plumlee gets a rebound during the first quarter against the New York Knicks at US Airways Center.
18 July 2014 | 10:37 pm

In a nice nod and recognition to his talent and development, Nets second-year big Mason Plumlee has been invited to work out with the USA Basketball team in Las Vegas, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports.
18 July 2014 | 7:59 pm

The amnesty market turned out a lot better for the Lakers than the free-agent market.
18 July 2014 | 4:13 am

Seth Curry faces long odds to make Phoenix Suns The Suns have seven guards under contract, making Seth Curry's odds of joining the team look long.
17 July 2014 | 6:03 pm

Utah Jazz faithful at the Thomas & Mack Center have loudly cheered and bellowed out "RUUUU!" whenever second-year center Rudy Gobert has made an impactful play during the NBA Summer League.
17 July 2014 | 12:25 am

As expected, the Bulls exercised the amnesty provision on Carlos Boozer, the team announced Tuesday, a day before the league's deadline.
16 July 2014 | 2:20 pm

School: University of Arizona When you started with Bonneville Phoenix: Fall 2008, right before Cardinals Super Bowl run Favorite sports memory: Being at Game 7 of the 2001 World Series with my dad Favorite all-time athlete: Larry Centers Favorite sports movies: The Sandlot, Rookie of the Year, Jerr…
16 July 2014 | 6:19 am

Carlos Boozer has been waived via the NBA's one-time amnesty provision.
16 July 2014 | 2:05 am

The Bulls continued the business of rebuilding a roster, and it’s been known for some time that Carlos Boozer wouldn’t be part of it. It became official Tuesday, when the Bulls announced they used the amnesty provision on the power forward. “Carlos epitomized professionalism in eve…
16 July 2014 | 12:03 am

The Chicago Bulls decided to use the amnesty clause with Carlos Boozer that could allow the veteran forward to go to the highest bidder. The team also announced Tuesday that forward Lou Amundson, guard Ronnie Brewer and guard Mike James have been waived. The move with Boozer was expected after the B…
15 July 2014 | 11:40 pm

MIAMI (AP) Luol Deng has signed a $20 million, two-year contract with the Miami Heat.
15 July 2014 | 11:32 pm

Great Britain forward Luol Deng joins Miami Heat as a free agent, while guard Dwayne Wade re-signs for the franchise.
15 July 2014 | 11:18 pm

FanTake’s are a place for you the fan to voice your opinions.  If you are interested in writing your own FanTake, just send us an email. Fans of Wayne’s World and/or Alice Cooper will know that Milwaukee is an Algonquin name meaning, “The Good Land.” Unfortunately f…
14 July 2014 | 5:52 pm

Though many of the great players in the Duke Basketball program have been part of the Mike Krzyzewski era, there are also quite a few legends who had incredible careers prior to the arrival of Coach K. Art Heyman is one of those players. Fellow Duke Report writer Steve Fortosis wrote a great piece l…
10 July 2014 | 11:39 am

Duke had an exceptionally talented basketball team in 1991-92.  At the end, their record would be 34-2. They won the ACC regular season and the ACC Tournament.  Even some naysayers were convinced that Duke deserved their season-long number one ranking in the nation. When it came time for t…
9 July 2014 | 9:00 am

The NBA Draft is over and the Summer League is getting underway. In case you were living under a rock the last few weeks, Jabari Parker was drafted #2 by the Milwaukee Bucks and Rodney Hood was drafted #23 by the Utah Jazz. PJ Hairston, formerly of UNC by way of the D-League, was drafted […]…
7 July 2014 | 11:45 am

When you look at the success of the Duke Basketball program over the past four decades, there are a number of people who deserve a great deal of credit for helping build the program to what it’s become. Perhaps no group deserves more credit than the 1982 recruiting class, the group that helped…
3 July 2014 | 12:31 pm

Based on the events of the past couple days, Jabari Parker has already taken Milwaukee by storm and captured the heart of the city. Between his excitement leading up to the draft about the possibility of being picked by the Bucks, his media appearances and introductions as a member of the team, and…
30 June 2014 | 12:28 pm

In sixth grade Casey Sanders enjoyed playing hide-and-seek, though his six-foot body was hard to hide. By the beginning of his eighth grade year, Casey was 6’8” and, though he wasn’t interested in basketball, everyone told him he’d be a star with his height. He finally began…
27 June 2014 | 4:44 pm

Right there with Andrew Wiggins, Jabari Parker has been talked about as one of the top guys in this draft class since his high school days. Coming out of Chicago, he won four straight city titles, unheard of in the ultra-competitive hoops city, and then took his talents to Duke. He lived up to the […
27 June 2014 | 1:19 am