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25 June 2017

25 June 2017

Former Duke captain Matt Jones went undrafted in the 2017 NBA Draft but will play in the NBA summer league with the Houston Rockets.
24 June 2017

A pair of Triangle talents went in the top 10 of the NBA Draft Thursday as the ACC set a conference record with 10 first round draft picks. In all, 14 ACC players were drafted Thursday.
23 June 2017

I’ve entertained many a debate as to whether Duke guard Frank Jackson made the right move jumping after this freshman year and entering his name into the NBA draft pool. The Duke fan in me, of course, would have loved to see Frank develop under Coach K and the brain trust at Duke but I also ca…
22 June 2017

The NBA Draft is finally here! Check out our last minute predictions for Duke Basketball players before the draft tonight. The 2017 NBA Draft is a few hours away, and we’ll finally be able to learn where the next set of Blue Devils will begin their NBA careers. Duke made history as the first p…
22 June 2017

Check out our NBA Draft preview featuring a variety of topics concerning Duke Basketball and the 2017 NBA Draft. The NBA Draft is tonight and we’ll finally find out where the latest Blue Devils to turn pro will begin their professional careers. Check out team projections from various…
22 June 2017

After a stellar freshman year with the Duke Blue Devils, how high can versatile forward Jayson Tatum rise in the upcoming NBA Draft? Jayson Tatum arrived at Duke as one of the top recruits in his class and was predicted to be an NBA Lottery pick this year even before his first NCAA game. He exc…
22 June 2017

Reid Forgrave of CBSSports posted an excellent article on Luke Kennard in anticipation of the NBA Draft. He argues that Kennard is the steal of the draft. Everyone knows that Kennard is a fantastic shooter. I would argue that he is Duke’s best shooter since JJ Redick. While acknowledging his o…
21 June 2017

I’m not generally an NBA fan, don’t really follow it as closely as I do college, obviously but I have to say I was pleasantly surprised at how easily it was to follow the playoffs this year. I’d been using apps in years past and finally landed on the CBS Sports App. I didn’t…
21 June 2017

After a stellar sophomore season at Duke, Luke Kennard will head to the NBA Draft. How did his breakout year with the Blue Devils impact his draft stock? Duke guard Luke Kennard was an afterthought to be in the NBA after an inconsistent freshman season. However after a career year at Duke…
21 June 2017

The top forwards in Thursday's NBA draft needed only a season in college to secure their position in the lottery.
20 June 2017

As players collide and compete on the football field at North Carolina, NC State and Duke, alcohol is being served in select areas. Don't be surprised if the sale of beer and wine expands to general sections in football and basketball soon.
20 June 2017

Injuries prevented Harry Giles from reaching his potential in an underwhelming freshman season at Duke. Do experts think that will impact his NBA Draft position? Harry Giles arrived at Duke ranked as one of the top recruits in his class. However, injuries limited the 6-10 forward to only 3.9 points…
20 June 2017

Frank Jackson surprised many fans when he decided to leave Duke for the NBA. Check out where the former Blue Devil is projected to be drafted next week. Frank Jackson averaged 10.9 points , 2.5 rebounds, and 1.7 assists per game as a freshman with the Blue Devils. NBA scouts  are vari…
19 June 2017

Coach Jon Scheyer is back with season 2 of “The Offseason” Podcast with special guest Coach K!! The post Coach @JonScheyer is back with “The Offseason” Podcast, Special Guest Coach K appeared first on DukeBlog.
17 June 2017

The 2017-18 non-conference schedule is starting to take shape for Duke Basketball after the Blue Devils announce a matchup with a new opponent in December. Duke Basketball recently added a home game against the University of Evansville for a non-conference matchup this season. The game wil…
16 June 2017

The schedule so far for the Blue Devils does and could have a couple of marquee games that should battle test the young squad. The first test will be a trip to the Dominican Republic to face the national team from that country. They are an experience club that finished with the bronze medal in the 2…
16 June 2017

Gym shoes are by far the most important gear for a basketball player. The best basketball players are undoubtedly the hardest on shoes because of the extreme stress and impact of leaps, sprints, skids, twists, collisions and screeching stops. Even back in 8th grade as he was moving up into AAU ball,…
16 June 2017

Still a work in progress I assume Duke will try to add at least one or two more non-conference game before things are settled. Non-Conference: 11/10 Elon (Home) 11/11 Utah Valley (Home) 11/14 Michigan State (Champions Classic – United Center – Chicago) 11/23 Portland State (PK80 –…
15 June 2017

Per Duke Sports Information: DURHAM, N.C. – Head coach Mike Krzyzewski and the Duke men’s basketball program have finalized plans for a week-long trip to the Dominican Republic in August. The Blue Devils will depart for the tour on Thursday, Aug. 17, and return to Durham on Thursday, Aug…
14 June 2017

Former All-ACC offensive guard, and no stranger to the microphone, Dave Harding will transition from the sideline to the broadcast booth as the lead analyst for Duke football on the Blue Devil IMG Sports Network.
14 June 2017

Duke Basketball will head to the Dominican Republic for two preseason exhibition games to prepare for the upcoming college basketball season. Earlier this summer, it was reported that the Duke Basketball program will take a preseason trip abroad to the Dominican Republic. The Blue Devils recent…
14 June 2017

Duke will begin a weeklong exhibition tour to the Dominican Republic on Aug. 17.
13 June 2017

Duke landed a huge commitment today from in-state talent Maurice McIntyre.
13 June 2017

Duke athletic director Kevin White is looking forward to a better -- and healthier -- 2017-18 for all of his school's athletic teams.
12 June 2017

Replacing the retired Bob Harris, David Shumate will become the new play-by-play voice of Duke football and basketball games.
12 June 2017

On Tuesday, DeMarcus Nelson and Lyon-Villeurbanne lost Game 4 of the Semifinals to Strasbourg 68-64.  DeMarcus had 8 points in 29 minutes.  Livio Jean-Charles had 14 points and Casper Ware had 11 points.  In the win, ex-Akron player Romeo Travis had 13 points and 9 rebounds.Boxscore:h…
11 June 2017

Duke Men’s Basketball will head to Indiana to face the Hoosiers in the annual Big Ten-ACC Challenge for the upcoming season. ESPN recently announced the matchups for the 2017 Big Ten-ACC Challenge. Duke will officially face Indiana on the road in the college basketball event. The Blue Dev…
9 June 2017

The pairings for the 2017 Big Ten/ACC challenge were announced Thursday with North Carolina and NC State hosting as Duke hits the road.
8 June 2017

The numbers the new Blue Devils will be reppin’ Trevon Duval           #1 Gary Trent Jr.          #2 Jordan Tucker         #5 Jordan Goldwire   …
8 June 2017

Per a Jeff Goodman tweet: Duke will play at Indiana in this year’s Big Ten-ACC Challenge, source told ESPN. Matchups scheduled to be released later today. — Jeff Goodman (@GoodmanESPN) June 8, 2017 The post Duke to play at Indiana in ACC / Big10 Challenge appeared first on DukeBlog.
8 June 2017

On Monday, Daniel Ewing and Neptunas lost Game 1 of the 3rd Place series 79-60.  Daniel had 4 points in 17 minutes.  Chris Lofton had 17 points and Jerai Grant had 12 points and 9 rebounds.  In the win, ex-Rhode Island player Jimmy Baron had 25 points and Arturas Gudaitis, the 47th pi…
5 June 2017

The forgotten arm refers to an old boxing tactic where a fighter in close quarters uses one arm to punch and lets the other arm hide, waiting to land a surprise blow. I may be alone in asking, “Could Jordan Goldwire be Duke’s forgotten arm?” What I mean by this is that everyone kno…
2 June 2017

The official 2017 roster of the Elite 11 Finals featuring the participants selected from Elite 11 Regionals...
2 June 2017

Coaches as pediatricians, pod systems, Kaepernick, fake deep Brownlow....this week's Twitter Mailbag has it all!
1 June 2017

Mike Krzyzewski is busy this week with his annual fantasy camp. A chance to work with, well, more mature basketball players. But he's looking ahead to a much more youthful group that will gather as his new team later this summer.
1 June 2017

Chris Summerville is most likely correct that Duke’s 2017 basketball team is now complete. Scout, Rivals, ESPN and 247Sports each rank Duke’s 2017 recruiting class as second in the nation behind Kentucky. All that sounds good. The analysts at DukeReport.com, whom I respect a lot, seem to…
30 May 2017

On Monday, Shay Selby and Bodrum beat Bornova 66-57.  Shay had 21 points, 7 assists, and 7 steals in 38 minutes.Boxscore:http://www.tbf.org.tr/ligler/tkbl/mac-detay?Lig=8218&MacNo=2BA2495&Sezon=159Daniel Ewing and Neptunas lost Game 4 of the Semifinals 69-53 to Zalgiris to have their ch…
30 May 2017

For those of you who have enjoyed Part #1, we expect you will enjoy Part #2 equally. By Bill Wheeler  George B Tullidge, III George Bowler Tullidge, III, was born on January 22, 1924 in San Francisco, CA, the son of George Tullidge and Anne Archer Hogshead.  By age one, he and his family h…
29 May 2017

All too often we give lip service to our recognition of Memorial Day.  Oh, we can be assured of TV war movie marathons, local VFW events, parades, and this is the day cemetery gravestones receive new flags if they don’t on Flag Day, but unless we have a Veteran in our family, I’ll b…
29 May 2017

For those of you who have enjoyed Part #1, we expect you will enjoy Part #2 equally. By Bill Wheeler  George B Tullidge, III George Bowler Tullidge, III, was born on January 22, 1924 in San Francisco, CA, the son of George Tullidge and Anne Archer Hogshead.  By age one, he and his family h…
28 May 2017

All too often we give lip service to our recognition of Memorial Day.  Oh, we can be assured of TV war movie marathons, local VFW events, parades, and this is the day cemetery gravestones receive new flags if they don’t on Flag Day, but unless we have a Veteran in our family, I’ll b…
28 May 2017

For those of you who have enjoyed Part #1, we expect you will enjoy Part #2 equally. By Bill Wheeler  George B Tullidge, III George Bowler Tullidge, III, was born on January 22, 1924 in San Francisco, CA, the son of George Tullidge and Anne Archer Hogshead.  By age one, he and his family h…
27 May 2017

All too often we give lip service to our recognition of Memorial Day.  Oh, we can be assured of TV war movie marathons, local VFW events, parades, and this is the day cemetery gravestones receive new flags if they don’t on Flag Day, but unless we have a Veteran in our family, I’ll b…
27 May 2017

Pretty cool breakdown of Trevon Duval’s game by MakePlayz. The post Pretty cool breakdown of Trevon Duval’s (@DatGuy_Trey) game by @MakePlayz_com appeared first on DukeBlog.
27 May 2017

Tony Bradley's decision to turn pro created a lot of questions regarding North Carolina's frontcourt for the 2017-18 basketball season, but also brought the ACC's overall talent picture into better focus.
26 May 2017

DURHAM, N.C. - Led by senior center Austin Davis, eight Blue Devils have been honored with preseason recognition from Athlon Sports in it's Preseason All-ACC Team.
25 May 2017

On Tuesday, Kathleen Scheer and the Latrobe Demons beat the Penguin Blues 81-77.  Kathleen had 30 points and 14 rebounds as she played all 40 minutes.  In the loss, ex-Iowa State player Laura Mansfield had 31 points and 10 rebounds.Boxscore:http://websites.sportstg.com/round_info.cgi?a=MAT…
22 May 2017

Jake the Shake is a fun part of the Duke baseball family this season, Mandy Mitchell tells his story.
20 May 2017