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3 July 2015

3 July 2015

With 1,018 career victories, five national championships and two Olympic gold medals, Krzyzewski's success is undisputed. Krzyzewski's success did not start at Duke, however. It started with some advice from his mother.
3 July 2015

Mike and Mickie Krzyzewski married 46 years ago, they decided at the very beginning this would be a family business, a shared career.
3 July 2015

After winning his fifth National Championship, Duke head basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski has shown he can adapt to the changing landscape of college basketball.
2 July 2015

For a team that went on to win the national title, Duke wasn't particularly well represented on the All-ACC Team this past season. The Blue Devils had three players named to the 15-person team, but only one—center Jahlil Okafor—made the first squad, while standout forward Justise Winslow…
2 July 2015

Class of 2016 5-star forwards Harry Giles and Jayson Tatum are both in Greece right now as part of USA Basketball’s squad participating in the U19 FIBA World Championships. And both players are showing why they’re vying for the title of being the No. 1 player in the country in the 2016 c…
1 July 2015

Duke consensus All-America offensive lineman Laken Tomlinson joins Virginia women's soccer two-time MAC Hermann Trophy winner Morgan Brian as the top male and female ACC athletes for the 2014-15 academic year, as voted upon by the Atlantic Coast Sports Media Association (ACSMA).
30 June 2015

Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski will be able to add another award to his stellar career, recently being named a 2015 recipient of the Joe Lapchick Character Award for the best men’s basketball coach. The Lapchick Award is given to coaches who exhibit honorable character and have impa…
30 June 2015

A little on Frank Jackson from Rivals The post A little on Frank Jackson (@FrankFjack5) from Rivals appeared first on Duke Blog.
30 June 2015

After being the National Freshman of the Year, Jahlil Okafor will now look to become the 2016 NBA Rookie of the Year. According to the latest odds from Bovada, the new center for the Philadelphia 76ers has the best chance to win the award next season. Despite being taken behind Karl-Anthony Towns an…
30 June 2015

Team USA added two local college pitchers to their USA Collegiate National Team roster Tuesday ahead of a five-game series against the Cuban National Team.
30 June 2015

The post @dukeblueplanet Rereleases “Duke Basketball: X’s and O’s” appeared first on Duke Blog.
30 June 2015

Replacing LeBron James is impossible for anyone, but Luol Deng did a nice job stepping into the small forward spot for the Miami Heat last season. And based on multiple reports, it sounds like Deng will be assuming the position again next season as he’s opted in to the second year of his contr…
30 June 2015

For as much of a perennial basketball powerhouse as Duke has become under head coach Mike Krzyzewski, there remains a stigma that Blue Devil players don’t necessarily translate well to the NBA.With Jahlil Okafor (No. 3), Justise Winslow (No. 10) and Tyus Jones (No. 24) on their way to the pros…
29 June 2015

More honors for a couple of Coach Ks.
29 June 2015

Duke fans welcome 6’5 guard Brennan Besser (@brennan_besser) to the fold. He’s out of Latin High School in Chicago.  Brennan averaged 14.6 points a game, 1.6 assists and 7 rebounds a game this past season. Brennan received special mention All State honors from the Illinois Basketbal…
29 June 2015

The post @dukeblueplanet Duke Draft Vids; Okafor, Winslow, Jones appeared first on Duke Blog.
28 June 2015

Last evening, 4 members of this year’s National Championship team were headed for the NBA … Here is where they are going right now: Jahlil “Oaks” Okafor was drafted 3rd by the Philadelphia 76’ers, befuddling everyone.  That may be the reason for his contemptuous d…
27 June 2015

Get ready, Philadelphia. Jahlil Okafor is coming to town to play for your Sixers. The guys at ACC Digital Network know he’ll be so beloved in the City of Brotherly Love, they started imagining all of the different ways Jah will become synonymous with his new hometown. So enjoy the video below.
27 June 2015

If you watched Duke over the final month of the season, Justise Winslow was the obvious x-factor for the Blue Devils. When he played well, which he did in nearly every NCAA Tournament game, Duke was virtually unstoppable. With his ability to play multiple positions, defend multiple positions, and sc…
26 June 2015

Chazz Suratt, a three-star recruit out of North Carolina's East Lincoln High School, tweeted a color change Friday, from Duke blue to Carolina blue.
26 June 2015

The new class of NBA rookies is now set, and three former Duke players from the 2015 National Championship team will be joining the NBA rosters for the upcoming professional basketball season after being selected in the first round. Additionally, some former Duke players already…
26 June 2015

Watch Miami fans go crazy during a draft watch party as the Heat select Justise Winslow with the 10th pick in the 2015 NBA Draft. The post Miami Heat Fans Go Crazy For Duke’s Justise Winslow appeared first on Duke Report.
26 June 2015

Although multiple Duke players heard their names called Thursday night, Quinn Cook wasn’t one of them. The captain of the 2014-15 national championship team and All-ACC selection wasn’t one of the players taken in the 2015 NBA Draft. Considering where Cook was at this point last year, it…
26 June 2015

The Philadelphia 76ers selected Duke center Jahlil Okafor with the third pick of the NBA draft on Thursday night. Blue Devil teammates Justise Winslow went No. 10 overall to the Miami Heat and Tyus Jones was selected 24 overall by the Cleveland Cavaliers.
26 June 2015

Duke waited three years to get Tyus Jones. It paid off for Mike Krzyzewski and his staff as Jones helped lead the Blue Devils to the 2015 National Championship. Now, the Cleveland Cavaliers will hope Jones can be another piece in a championship puzzle after taking him with the 24 overall p…
26 June 2015

After a terrific all-around freshman season at Duke, Justise Winslow will now look to become a NBA star. The Miami Heat selected Winslow on Thursday night with the 10th overall pick in the 2015 NBA Draft. As a 6’6’, 225-pound forward, Winslow did a little of everything dur…
26 June 2015

Karl-Anthony Towns hoisted a child high up toward his shoulders, letting the youngster at an NBA community service event feel what it was like to rock the rim with a dunk.
25 June 2015

Earlier we posted that the Duke Men’s Basketball team released their non-conference opponents for the upcoming 2015-2016 season with the exception of two games at the beginning of the season for the regional round of the 2015 2K Classic. ESPN has officially released the match-ups for the…
24 June 2015

Stats don't lie! Check out the tweet from @DukeBluePlanet below. Duke at the top of March Madness had a bigger impact than Lebron James in the NBA Finals! The Duke Effect! [...]…
24 June 2015

The 2015 NBA Draft is quickly approaching, and the list of prospects heading to Brooklyn to participate the event Thursday was recently released by the NBA. Former Blue Devils Jahlil Okafor and Justise Winslow will both be on hand in the green room to be greeted by Duke alum and NBA Commissione…
24 June 2015

Brendan Bailey 6’8, 180 lbs American Fork, Utah American Fork High School Small Forward Former ASU commit Brendan Bailey is rising up the ranks with his smooth game, his adeptness at shot-making and his defense. The versatile small forward can do his damage beyond the arc, in the mid-range or…
23 June 2015

Blake Harris is a 6’2 point guard prospect in the Class of 2017. He plays at Carlisle High School (VA). Here are his highlights from this past weekend at the Scoutsfocus All American Camp in Charlottesville, Virginia. He had 16 points & 15 assists in one of the games (20 mins running clock…
23 June 2015

2016/2018 Explosive Point Guard Frank Jackson picks up an offer from Duke on his visit today. Frank Jackson received offer from Duke this morning while on an unofficial visit. Congrats Franklin! @FrankFjack5 — Utah Prospects (@UtahProspects) June 22, 2015 The post Class of 2016 Explosive PG Fr…
22 June 2015

The post Duke Recruit: 6’9 Michael Porter Jr. (@m1chael_porter) Has Bounce and Range per @courtsidefilms appeared first on Duke Blog.
22 June 2015

Duke will host a 2K Classic regional round at Cameron Indoor Stadium on November 13 and 14.
22 June 2015

Trae Young, one of the top point guards in the class of 2017, took an unofficial school visit to Duke over the weekend and left the campus with a scholarship offer from head coach Mike Krzyzewski. A recruit from Norman North High School in Norman, Oklahoma, Trae Young is a very talent…
22 June 2015

The post Frank Jackson (@FrankFjack5) is a Scoring Machine! Mixtape per @courtsidefilms appeared first on Duke Blog.
22 June 2015

The Duke Blue Devils have officially announced their non-conference opponents for the 2015-2016 men’s basketball season. Duke will compete in 14 games against teams that participated in the NCAA Tournament this past year. Complete schedule dates, game times, and television infor…
20 June 2015

ESPN basketball analyst Jay Williams joined Adam Gold Friday on 99.9 FM The Fan to preview the NBA Draft.
19 June 2015

Now that the NBA Finals have been completed and the Golden State Warriors have won it all, the focus in the basketball world shifts to the NBA Draft. The draft will take place on Thursday June 25, at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York and there will be four former Duke Blue Devils eligible [&…
18 June 2015

Wendell Carter Jr. has joined his friend Gary Trent Jr. as players in the 2017 recruiting class to receive official scholarship offers from Duke. It was announced on Wednesday morning, and now it is time for Mike Krzyzewski and company to make their pitch about why he should come to Duke. Carter is…
17 June 2015

The College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) recently added former Blue Devil Shane Battier into the Capital One Academic All-America Hall of Fame with the 2015 class. The induction ceremony was held Monday in Orlando, FL. On the basketball court, Shane Battier starred for…
17 June 2015

Since winning the 2015 National Championship Mike Krzyzewski, Jeff Capel and the rest of the Duke coaching staff have been going after it on the recruiting trail. Even though Duke has yet to receive a commitment from anyone in the 2016 class, the most recent news involves a recruit in the 2017 class…
16 June 2015

​The Los Angeles Dodgers drafted Duke senior right-handed pitcher Andrew Istler in the 23rd round (No. 702 Overall) and the Philadelphia Phillies selected junior shortstop/right-handed pitcher Kenny Koplove in the 17th round (No. 504 overall) of the 2015 Major League Baseball First Year Player…
10 June 2015

Duke junior right-hander Michael Matuella was drafted in the 3rd Round (78th overall) by the Texas Rangers and North Carolina watched three players get the call Tuesday in the 2015 Major League Baseball First Year Player Draft.
10 June 2015

The NCAA Rules Committee has come up with some interesting rule change recommendations.  The final approval will be at the June meeting of the NCAA Oversight Panel.   Most likely they will be adopted, so, here is what Ro and Bob think of them …  Query #1 They want to reduce the…
1 June 2015

Duke basketball assistant Jeff Capel never broke stride in the middle of a national championship trot, but all the while, a decision on his future weighted on him.
1 June 2015

Duke incoming freshman Luke Kennard was named the Parade National Player of the Year Friday, while fellow 2015 commit Brandon Ingram joined him on the outlets All-America team.
29 May 2015