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Anas Mahmoud established the post presence that No. 14 Louisville needed against Duke before teammates began chipping in timely baskets and making stops.
16 January 2017

16 January 2017

On Friday, Carlos Boozer and Guangdong lost to Xinjiang 129-109.  Carlos had 23 points and 9 rebounds in 31 minutes.  Donald Sloan had 35 points and 7 rebounds.  In the win, ex-DII player Darius Adams had 37 points, Zhou Qi, the 43rd pick of the Houston Rocket in the last draft, had 2…
15 January 2017

Former Duke Basketball Grant Hill was recently named the 2017 recipient of the NCAA President’s Gerald R. Ford Award for leadership. Former Duke All-American Grant Hill was named the latest recipient of the NCAA President’s Gerald R. Ford award. The NCAA Ford Award is given to an in…
15 January 2017

Marilyn Payne previews No. 7 Duke's game at No. 14 Louisville and No. 11 UNC's home game against No. 9 FSU.
14 January 2017

Duke and Grayson Allen are about to embark on another tough road trip.
14 January 2017

Duke travels to Louisville and North Carolina hosts Florida State in top-15 matchups, while NC State faces a must-win at home against Georgia Tech. Can ACC road teams gain any ground after struggling so far? And can Syracuse get revenge over Boston College?
14 January 2017

Game Preview #7/7 Duke Blue Devils [14-3, 2-2] vs. #14/15 University of Louisville (UoL) Cardinals [14-3, 2-2] January 14, 2017 • 12:00 PM ET • Louisville, KY • KFC Yum! Center Media: ESPN, Watch ESPN Link, Blue Devil IMG Sports Network By Randy Dunson [Note: Please direct comments, s…
14 January 2017

Sophomore guard Luke Kennard was recently added as a new selection to the Wooden Award Midseason Top 25 watch list. Duke Basketball dominated the preseason Wooden Award watch list with three players projected as possible players of the year. However, after all the injuries and news surrounding…
13 January 2017

Duke Basketball recruiting target and four-star point guard prospect Matt Coleman announces he will reveal his college decision next week. High school point guard prospect Matt Coleman recently announced that he is prepared to make his college decision. The four-star 2017 recruit will rele…
12 January 2017

ESPN recently announced that the network’s college basketball show College GameDay will be in Durham for Duke Basketball’s matchup against Miami. Cameron Indoor Stadium was recently named the first host this season of ESPN’s top college basketball program College GameDay.
12 January 2017

Former NCAA All-American and No. 2 NBA Draft pick Brandon Ingram is looking to improve and play up to his potential in the second half of his rookie season. Brandon Ingram entered the NBA with very high expectations as the No. 2 overall pick in the 2016 draft. Unfortunately, things have not worked v…
11 January 2017

The Florida State assistant coach who was knocked over the Seminoles' bench following a collision with Grayson Allen said he's certain there was no malice in the Duke guard's efforts.
11 January 2017

Florida State celebrated its return to the top 10 with another impressive performance, wearing down Duke with its size and depth.
11 January 2017

ACC home teams are 17-6 so far, but this week's midweek slate will certainly test that theory. The Triangle teams would love to change that trend too as all three hit the road this week.
11 January 2017

The Blue Devils’ road struggles continued in an 88-72 loss against a very good Florida State team. Here are 3 observations for Duke Basketball from the game. Duke Basketball suffered it’s third loss of the season and second loss in conference play in an 88-72 loss to Florida State. The B…
11 January 2017

Check out our preview of Duke Basketball’s huge conference matchup on theroad tonight with FanSided’s Florida State site Chop Chat. The Blue Devils will take on a hot Florida State Basketball team on the road. Duke will be missing head coach Mike Krzyzewski as he recovers from surge…
10 January 2017

When Duke player Amile Jefferson went down with a foot injury during their game against Boston College over the weekend, freshman forward Harry Giles was optimistic his teammate would quickly recover from the injury and return to the game because Jefferson was only able to play in nine games last ye…
10 January 2017

No. 9 Florida State and No. 7 Duke both moved up in the AP Top 25 men's basketball poll Monday, setting up a mammoth ACC showdown Tuesday night at the Donald L. Tucker Center.
10 January 2017

[Note: This revision contains FSU overview background] Revised Game Preview #7/7 Duke Blue Devils [14-2, 2-1] vs. #9/10 Florida State Seminoles (FSU) [15-1, 3-0] January 10, 2017 • 8:00 PM ET • Tallahassee, FL • Donald L. Tucker Center Media: ACC Network, Watch ESPN Link, Blue Devil I…
10 January 2017

Game Preview #7/7 Duke Blue Devils [14-2, 2-1] vs. #9/10 Florida State Seminoles (FSU) [15-1, 3-0] January 10, 2017 • 8:00 PM ET • Tallahassee, FL • Donald L. Tucker Center Media: ACC Network, Watch ESPN Link, Blue Devil IMG Sports Network By Randy Dunson [Note: Please direct comments…
10 January 2017

Duke says forward Amile Jefferson will not play Tuesday night at No. 9 Florida State because he bruised a bone in his right foot.
9 January 2017

No. 8 Duke lost its Hall of Fame coach earlier in the week, its most experienced player in the first half and most of its huge lead in the second.
7 January 2017

Duke looks to take the next steps in what has been a challenging stretch when it plays Saturday afternoon without its coach on the bench at Cameron Indoor Stadium.
7 January 2017

North Carolina, Duke, and NC State all losing on the opening day of ACC play just doesn't happen. It's about as common as a total eclipse of the sun. Oh wait, that's coming this year too?
7 January 2017

As we have just received the word that Coach K’s operation to his back went very well, we want to wish him a steady, speedy, and successful recovery !!! Meanwhile … We wish Coach Capel a successful run over the next 4 weeks … You have our full support !!! Rock On, Gentlemen !!! B…
7 January 2017

Game Preview #8/8 Duke Blue Devils [13-2, 1-1] vs. #UR Boston College Eagles [8-7, 1-1] January 7, 2016 • 2:00 PM ET • Durham, NC • Cameron Indoor Stadium Media: RSN Network, Watch ESPN Link, Blue Devil IMG Sports Network By Randy Dunson [Note: Please direct comments, suggestions, etc…
6 January 2017

Duke head basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski's back surgery went "exactly as planned," according to Dr. Allan Friedman who performed the procedure Friday at Duke University Hospital.
6 January 2017

I’m a firm believer in the theory that  each game a basketball team plays, especially college basketball, is a snapshot. Each snapshot is a moment in time and a chance to measure growth. That’s why despite a rough 3 game stretch, that saw Duke not play particularly well and that cul…
6 January 2017

I guess I’m pretty used to the casual basketball fan throwing shade at the Duke program. Doesn’t bother me all that much because they don’t know the inner-workings of what goes on – Hell, I barely know. For some odd reason fans and unfortunately some in the media think that C…
5 January 2017

Grayson Allen returned to No. 8 Duke's starting lineup for Wednesday's ACC home opener after his indefinite suspension lasted one lone game. His impact was definite.
5 January 2017

As Jeff Capel coaches Duke during Mike Krzyzewski's rehab from back surgery, his performance may determine his status as heir apparent once Coach K retires…
5 January 2017

Grayson Allen was back for No. 8 Duke after an indefinite suspension for his latest trip of an opponent wound up being one game.
5 January 2017

Duke ended Grayson Allen's indefinite suspension just in time to give coach Mike Krzyzewski a proper sendoff.
5 January 2017

Mike Krzyzewski leaves his Duke team in capable hands with Jeff Capel taking the reins, but his players gave him quite a performance to go out on as he prepares to have back surgery that should sideline him for four weeks.
5 January 2017

Chances are good that if you allow a team to shoot 51.6fi from 3 point range and 55.7% overall you are probably going to get blown out, especially if you only shoot 14% and 35% respectively. I wasn’t sure what Georgia Tech to expect after they beat UNC and honestly I wasn’t sure wh…
5 January 2017

Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski will coach his final game Wednesday night (7 p.m. on ESPN2) against visiting Georgia Tech before undergoing surgery on his lower back Friday.
5 January 2017

Duke basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski will have back surgery Friday on a herniated disk and is expected to be away from the team for about a month.
5 January 2017

Marilyn Payne previews No. 8 Duke and NC State's ACC home openers as both teams look to earn their first conference wins of the season.
4 January 2017

Apologies for the brief preview but I had technical difficulties that prevented me from completing the usual format. Summary The Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets will travel to Cameron Indoor Stadium to take on the 8th ranked Duke Blue Devils this Wednesday night in College Basketball action. The Georgia…
4 January 2017

On Friday, Karima Christmas and her team won 70-66 in overtime.  Karima had 14 points and 14 rebounds in 36 minutes.  In the loss, ex-Texas Tech player and Karima's WNBA teammate Plenette Pierson had 20 points and 6 rebounds. Boxscore: http:/ [...]…
3 January 2017

Take a long look at today's ACC men's basketball standings because you may never see anything to match this again.
2 January 2017

Anyone who is an old movie fan of Alfred Hitchcock will fondly  remember the “black comedy” classic The Trouble with Harry.   Saturday’s game at Virginia Tech made me feel the same way. A “black comedy” has nothing to do with colour or race. It is essenti…
2 January 2017

It figures that Duke will garner a bulk of the attention for Saturday afternoon's Atlantic Coast Conference opener at Virginia Tech given all the issues surrounding the fifth-ranked Blue Devils.
31 December 2016

Today, Bermuda Bob shares his thoughts and impressions on the non-conference as we look to the ACC Conference season at Noon on Saturday …  Can a team have too much talent ??? YES !!!   Duke has too many overlapping situations … Frosh overlapping Upperclassmen is my bigg…
30 December 2016

On Saturday, Lindsey Harding and Besiktas beat Botas 72-41.  Lindsey had 9 points and 6 assists in 31 minutes.  Shavonte Zellous had 19 points and 6 rebounds and Kiah Stokes had 14 points and 16 rebounds.  In the loss, ex-UTEP player Natasha Lacy had 12 points and ex-Baylor player Ody…
30 December 2016

Duke's Grayson Allen was suspended by Mike Krzyzewski for a tripping incident against Elon on December 21.
29 December 2016

Marilyn Payne previews the Dec. 31 ACC basketball lineup featuring No. 5 Duke, No. 9 UNC & NC State's conference openers and Wake Forest's second league game.
29 December 2016

On Monday, Elizabeth Williams had her last game before her jersey retirement as Nadezhda Orenburg returned to domestic league play and beat Dynamo Moscow 73-57.  Elizabeth led all scorers with 22 points in 29 minutes.  Tiffany Mitchell had 17 points and 7 rebounds and Amanda Zahui B had 17…
24 December 2016

On Wednesday night (6 p.m., ESPN2, Buzz Sports Radio), freshman phenom Harry Giles will play less than a half-hour from home when the fifth-ranked Blue Devils (11-1) meet Elon (7-4) at the Greensboro Coliseum.
21 December 2016