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Just look how many promising players haven't made it out of the Developmental League. There's a perfectly fine argument to be made for coming out early to the NBA: in many cases, you have the potential of generational wealth and security (think Jabari Parker and Kyrie Irving). If you're going to s…
18 April 2015

Hometown hero proves you can go home again. How can you follow up being the star of the Final Four and winning the national championship as a freshman? Well, how about a hometown parade? That's a pretty good way to celebrate. And that's just what Apple Valley, Minnesota, did for hometown hero T…
18 April 2015

Considered somewhat of a slight afterthought in the Duke recruiting class highlighted by Jahlil Okafor and Tyus Jones, Justise Winslow didn’t take long to show the college basketball world and NBA scouts alike that he’s one of the best players in the NCAA. His draft stock surged at the e…
17 April 2015

After a long 82 game schedule the NBA Playoffs are finally here. This season has been crazy and exciting and the playoffs should be no different. The 2015 playoffs have a Blue Devil tinge to it though, as nine former Blue Devils are on rosters of teams that will compete in the postseason. The nine […
17 April 2015

Right after Duke won it’s 5th National Championship, many labelled Duke as the newest school collegiate program to recruit one-and-done players to win. Bo Ryan made “rent-a-player” comments during the championship postgame, a Missouri senator set out a controversial tweet…
17 April 2015

For only the fourth time in school history, the Duke University women's basketball program featured a top-five selection in the WNBA Draft as senior Elizabeth Williams was taken with the No. 4 pick in the first round by Connecticut Sun Thursday evening at the at the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville,…
17 April 2015

Last night, 2015 recruit Antonio Vrankovic committed to Duke. Today, the three-star big man’s latest video mixtape has been released by Diamond Hoops. What do you think? Who does he remind you of? The post Antonio Vrankovic Mixtape appeared first on Duke Report.
17 April 2015

With senior captain Quinn Cook graduating in May and Tyus Jones’ decision to declare for the NBA Draft, Duke is currently without a point guard with none coming in next season. Coach K and the Blue Devils have been scrambling to pick up another primary ball-handler, reaching out 2016 PG Derryc…
16 April 2015

Duke’s kickoff specialist, Jack Willoughby, who has graduated from the University, has decided to get one more year of eligibility and transfer to reigning National Champion Ohio State. Willoughby is most remembered for his successful onside kick at the end of the half against Johnny Manziel a…
16 April 2015

In this article, Ro Shiell discusses the decision of Tyus Jones to declare for the NBA Draft, joining “Oaks” and “The Chief” and the rationale attached … After a heartbreaking loss in the first game of the 2014 Big Dance, Coach Mike Krzyzewski received an embolden…
16 April 2015

Considered a game-changing prospect already in middle school, Jahlil Okafor came into his freshman season with huge expectations, and did not disappoint in the least bit. He was named ACC player of the year and a First Team All-American, and played a major role in Duke’s NCAA Tournament run cu…
16 April 2015

Former Villanova guard Dylan Ennis is one of the most sought after transfers in college basketball right now. After spending the past two years at Villanova, the 6’2″, 190 pound guard from Brampton, Ontario, announced he would be transferring to use his final eligibility elsewhere. Accor…
16 April 2015

With Tyus Jones’ announcement that he is entering the NBA draft, Duke now knows exactly where it stands next season. The program is still basking in the glow of its national championship victory just over a week ago, but it’s facing somewhat of a crisis heading into the summer. Duke was…
16 April 2015

Duke basketball fans were spoiled this past season. Not only did we get to enjoy a team make a magical run through the NCAA Tournament that ended in the program winning its fifth national championship, the Blue Devils had the luxury of fantastic guard play all season. Between the senior Quinn Cook h…
16 April 2015

Duke has recently learned they will be losing three of their stud freshmen to the NBA, but they have received some good news on Wednesday also. Center Antonio Vrankovic has commited to Duke and will join the team for the 2015-16 season. Vrankovic chose Duke over Georgia, and other schools. He is a t…
16 April 2015

2015 recruit Antonio Vrankovic has just announced that he has committed to play basketball at Duke University. The 6’11 big bodied Center hails from Fort Lauderdale, FL and attended Pine Crest School where he averaged 25 points, 16 rebounds, and five blocks per game as a senior. He wasn’…
16 April 2015

Duke University point guard Tyus Jones will forego the remainder of his eligibility with the Blue Devils and enter the 2015 NBA Draft, Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski announced Wednesday.
15 April 2015

It’s official. Tyus Jones is following Jahlil Okafor and Justise Winslow to the NBA. Jonathan Givony from Draft Express joins Campus Insiders’ Ray Crawford to discuss where the Duke guard will be drafted and how his game translates to the next level. The post Draft Express Evaluates Tyus…
15 April 2015

Tyus Jones announced on Wednesday morning that he would be joining fellow freshmen Jahlil Okafor, and Justise Winslow in declaring for the NBA Draft. There are still some recruits that have to make decisions, but with all of Duke’s freshmen having decided their futures we can now look at what…
15 April 2015

Tyus Jones has officially announced that he will be leaving Duke to pursue a professional basketball career in the NBA, joining his classmates Jahlil Okafor and Justise Winslow. Many NBA sources have been split on T. Jones declaring for the draft this year or staying in school, but he&rsqu…
15 April 2015

You can now pre-order the 2015 Duke vs Wisconsin National Championship game DVD from Amazon. It comes with both the Blu Ray and DVD disc. It will ship on May 26th. Order yours here today! The post Duke vs Wisconsin National Championship DVD Now Available appeared first on Duke Report.
15 April 2015

Duke freshman Tyus Jones will enter the 2015 NBA Draft, head coach Mike Krzyzewski announced Wednesday. “Tyus could not have done a better job for us this past year,” said Krzyzewski. “We’re so very happy for him and his family to have the opportunity to declare for the draft…
15 April 2015

It’s the big 2014-2015 Duke National Championship season in review podcast! I’m bringing back my first guest Ryan Lommen (@RLommen) aka #DukeNation (@TheDukeNation) to take a trip down memory lane and discuss how we felt about the team every step of the way, from the preseason to celebra…
15 April 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Jones to Enter NBA Draft Final Four MOP Declares for Draft Wednesday, April 15 DURHAM, N.C. – Duke freshman Tyus Jones will enter the 2015 NBA Draft, head coach Mike Krzyzewski announced Wednesday. “Tyus could not have done a better job for us this past year,”…
15 April 2015

After helping Duke win a national championship, Tyus Jones will now take his talents to the next level. The freshman point guard, who’s fresh off winning the Final Four Most Outstanding Player award, will forego his final three years of eligibility and declare for the 2015 NBA Draft. Jones&rsq…
15 April 2015

Many Duke fans took one last time to celebrate with the national champion Blue Devils Tuesday at an event at American Tobacco Campus put on by the City of Durham. They were even joined by some who put rivalry aside.
15 April 2015

Duke freshman Justise Winslow, who was named to the All-Final Four team after helping the Blue Devils to the national championship will enter the 2015 NBA Draft, the school confirmed Tuesday.
14 April 2015

Per Duke Sports Information… Duke Freshman Declares for Draft Tuesday, April 14 DURHAM, N.C. – Duke freshman Justise Winslow will enter the 2015 NBA Draft, head coach Mike Krzyzewski announced Tuesday. “We’re very happy for Justise and his family,” said Krzyzewski. &ld…
14 April 2015

It has been a little more than a week since the college basketball season has ended, and now the focus is on the NBA Draft. Since the Duke Blue Devils won the National Championship both Jahlil Okafor and Justise Winslow have declared for the draft, but the Most Outstanding Player of the Final Four,…
14 April 2015

So it's just over a week after Duke won the National Championship and I'm still enjoying the moment.  I'm not going to be that guy that just moves on to next season worrying about who stays and who leaves Duke and how will next seasons team be.  I have learned over the years of following D…
14 April 2015

After the Blue Devils defeated Wisconsin to win the 2015 National Championship, there was additional exciting news released for Duke Basketball fans. Duke is currently working on a tool that will change the way we watch sports and takes basketball data and analytics to a new leve…
14 April 2015

Here is my interview with Tariq Sbiet, National Recruiting Analyst at North Pole Hoops where we talk Jamal Murray, Canadian hoopers, Andrew Wiggins and more…       A little background on North Pole Hoops: The mandate for NorthPoleHoops.com is to build the Canadian basketball cu…
13 April 2015

Mike Krzyzewski has been the head coach at Duke for 35 years now and has accomplished more than anyone could have ever expected. Coach K just won his fifth National Championship, which is the second most of all-time, and there were people out there who believed he should retire now and go out on top…
13 April 2015

The Nike Hoops Summit is an annual basketball showcase that has the top high school players from the U.S. compete against the top international recruits from around the world. The USA Junior National Select Team Team lost in a close game to the World Select Team 103-101 over the weekend, but on…
13 April 2015

“I really like Meek Mill. I play it all the time”. Coach K on the pregame hype song chosen by the players. — Duke Basketball (@dukeblueplanet) April 7, 2015 These are all the songs I heard/can identify/are available on Spotify from every single one of the 111 Duke Blue Planet Video…
13 April 2015

No. 5 Louisville totaled 10 hits and benefited from four Blue Devil errors and eight walks to take the series finale, 11-1, Sunday afternoon at the Durham Bulls Athletic Park.
12 April 2015

A few notes on Duke signees and recruits at the Nike Hoops Summit: Luke Kennard scored a team high 22 points for the US squad, shooting 9 of 18 and going 2 of 5 from 3 point range. Kenner also pulled down 5 rebounds and dished 2 assists. Kennard was the most steady of the US team and the shooting ..
12 April 2015

Senior Andrew Istler was tremendous on the mound, propelling Duke to a 2-1 victory over No. 5 Louisville to even the series Saturday afternoon at the Durham Bulls Athletic Park.
11 April 2015

The Duke Blue Devils won their fifth men's basketball national championship by defeating the Wisconsin Badgers, 68-63, in Indianapolis on April 6.To commemorate their title, the Blue Devils released a highlight video Saturday looking back at their triumph over the Badgers.It's a must-watch for…
11 April 2015

The post @dukeblueplanet Does it Again, Great Video – 2015 National Champions appeared first on Duke Blog.
11 April 2015

Avery Johnson was introduced as the new Alabama hoops coach and offered an incredible compliment: “Duke University, that’s the standard for us here at the [...]…
10 April 2015

Duke continues to be one of the most selective universities in America.  The latest Blue Devil class has an overall admit rate of 11.1%.  Students [...]…
31 March 2015

Duke was named America’s most popular team for the sixth straight year by the Harris Poll.  Kentucky was second, followed by UNC.  The Blue Devils [...]…
28 March 2015

With the win over Robert Morris, Coach K reached the 30-mark in a single season for an all-time best 14th time.  The Blue Devils have [...]…
21 March 2015

What’s up Duke fans… It’s Justise in Charlotte here to share some thoughts about March Madness.  I am very excited headed into my first tournament. [...]…
20 March 2015

From the ESPN-affiliated Utah Jazz blog Salt City hoops comes a quick Duke Basketball-related anecdote……
20 March 2015

For the second straight year, a Blue Devil has been named National Freshman of the Year.  Jahlil Okafor won this year’s honor, following in the [...]…
20 March 2015

Twenty-nine Duke players have earned official All-America recognition under Coach K, the most all-time by a coach.  Quinn Cook and Jahlil Okafor are the latest [...]…
17 March 2015

Last year around this time, Jabari Parker was named National Freshman of the Year for the Blue Devils.  A year later, JP has his own [...]…
12 March 2015

Three Blue Devils earned All-ACC honors for a 2014-15 campaign that included a 28-3 record and a 6-1 record vs. the RPI Top 25. Jahlil [...]…
10 March 2015