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"We are on the right track". However, you have to give some props to the Gators for fighting until the very end against the Blue Devils. "We are learning how to play with each other". Once all three of them are in the rotation the Blue Devils are going to ...
7 December 2016
Duke's most highly rated freshman has been out all season after suffering two major knee injuries in high school. Harry Giles, Duke's most highly rated freshman, has yet to make his collegiate debut after tearing both his ACLs in high school, but is expected back soon.
7 December 2016
Jefferson should have a loud say in the ultimate direction of 2017 Blue Devils…
7 December 2016
With a little more than 6:30 remaining in Tuesday's game against Florida, Jayson Tatum created space with a step-back move and faded away over a Gator defender, swishing his fourth field goal of the night with ease. Less than 45 seconds later, the 6-foot-8 forward returned to the same spot at Madiso…
7 December 2016
Duke has beaten two Top 25 teams in neutral court environments ... I’m really proud of them." Coach K then went on to talk about the status of his three freshmen, including Tatum who had a coming out party on Saturday in Madison Square Garden with ...
7 December 2016
Duke's freshman center Harry Giles II is close to returning to the game action, according to head coach Mike Krzyzewski, potentially as soon as Christmas. "Harry's participating," Krzyzewski said, "he hasn't had as much contact yet.
7 December 2016
When Duke fell to Kansas last month in the Champions Classic, it was easy to discount that two-point loss as being the product of not having its full assortment of weapons. Once the Blue Devils had all their guys, it would be a different story. The Blue Devils still aren't at full strength and may n…
7 December 2016
Duke Blue Devils forward Harry Giles is still recovering from knee surgery that he underwent at the beginning of October and has yet to make his collegiate debut.
7 December 2016
Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski said Tuesday night that he hopes coveted freshman big man Harry Giles will make his debut for the Blue Devils before Christmas. "Harry's participating," Krzyzewski said of Giles' workouts and practice habits, "he hasn't had as much contact yet.
7 December 2016
Cleveland Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving was on hand at Madison Square Garden on Tuesday evening to watch his Duke Blue Devils take on No. 21 Florida .
7 December 2016
Kennard, Jefferson & Tatum Lead Duke Past Florida 84-74…
7 December 2016
the good folks at Dear World have released a special letter written by Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski to his friend, the late Jim Valvano. Coack K reads his letter aloud in this video: If you found Coach K's words to be inspiring, share your own memories of ...
6 December 2016
9:30 p.m. ET tip on ESPN…
6 December 2016
Duke showed glimpses of the team it's longed to be all season with a 84-74 victory over No. 21 Florida on Tuesday in the Jimmy V Classic at Madison Square Garden.
6 December 2016
Sophomore Luke Kennard is averaging 19.4 points per game and had a career-high 35 points Saturday against Maine. After relying on a guard-heavy lineup for most of the season, the Blue Devils opted for a bigger front line Saturday with freshman Jayson Tatum returning from his foot sprain and guards F…
6 December 2016
Ahead of the Army vs Air Force basketball game, Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski reflects on what it was like to play and coach against other U.S. military service academies during his years at Army West Point.
6 December 2016
Repeat captain Jones sets example for young teammates…
5 December 2016
and almost a quarter of a century later Krzyzewski is still feeling the impact of that relationship. In cooperation with Dear World, Coach K looked back on that relationship ahead of Duke’s entry in the Jimmy V Classic at Madison Square Garden.
5 December 2016
Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski and the late Jim Valvano ... In this video from Dear World, Coach K reflects on their friendship ahead of Tuesday’s Jimmy V Classic at Madison Square Garden. The video is a project of Dear World, an organization that takes ...
5 December 2016
While just about everybody was watching freshmen Jayson Tatum and Marques Bolden making their collegiate debuts Saturday, Luke Kennard noticed something else.
4 December 2016
Swingman Jayson Tatum impressed with his aggressiveness on both ends of the court even though he shot just 2-of-7 in 18 minutes Saturday afternoon. In the four games leading up to Saturday's Duke-Maine contest, the Blue Devils had primarily used four guards around big man Amile Jefferson.
4 December 2016
Duke's Chase Jeter pulls in a rebound between the University of Maine's Marko Pirovic and Vincent Eze in the second half Saturday's game at Cameron Indoor Stadium in Durham, North Carolina. Duke's Marques Bolden drives against the University of Maine's Vincent Eze in the first half of Saturday's bas…
4 December 2016
Kaitlin McKeown Duke's Jayson Tatum drives against Maine's Jaquan McKennon during the first half of Saturday's game at Cameron Indoor Stadium. Kaitlin McKeown Duke's Matt Jones and Maine's Austin Howard dive for a loose ball during the first half of Saturday's game at Cameron Indoor Stadium.
4 December 2016
Kaitlin McKeown Duke's Jayson Tatum drives against Maine's Jaquan McKennon during the first half of Saturday's game at Cameron Indoor Stadium. Kaitlin McKeown Duke's Matt Jones and Maine's Austin Howard dive for a loose ball during the first half of Saturday's game at Cameron Indoor Stadium.
4 December 2016
Duke 's top-ranked recruiting class featured three five-star forwards -- all of whom were injured when the season began. They each missed every minute of the Blue Devils' first eight games.
4 December 2016
Kennard Scores 35 Points in 94-55 Win Over Maine…
4 December 2016
Choosing to play shorthanded while three injured freshmen continue to heal, No. 5 Duke has one last busy week of games before getting a break.
2 December 2016
Sophomore Chase Jeter provided big minutes off the bench in Tuesday's game against Michigan State and could punish a smaller Maine frontcourt. The Blue Devils relied on six players to notch a high-profile win against Michigan State in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge Tuesday.
2 December 2016
"We're getting there, but it'll be a while. We just have to keep playing our butts off and keep trying to win.
1 December 2016
If you’re a Duke fan you absolutely love Grayson Allen and he can do no wrong ever. He’s a great player for sure, but he might also benefit from questionable officiating. During the ACC/Big Ten Challenge game against Michigan State, the guard got a ...
1 December 2016
UConn women's basketball coach Geno Auriemma and Duke men's coach Mike Krzyzewski were honored by ... "USA Basketball has been extremely fortunate to have the tremendous leadership of Geno and Coach K, and the 2016 Olympic teams were a direct reflection ...
1 December 2016
That's no slight to these current Blue Devils, who in their present composition have been plenty strong enough to win seven of eight, take down Michigan State and earn a No. 5 ranking.
30 November 2016
For better or worse, it's not always our nature as sports fans to live in the moment. At least, not during the regular season.
30 November 2016
Junior Grayson Allen excelled when Duke needed it most against Michigan State, showing why he’s one of the favorites for national player of the year. Duke Basketball added to their event-best record in the ACC-Big Ten Challenge this year with a 78-69 ...
30 November 2016
Duke's Grayson Allen collides with Matt Jones as Michigan State's Joshua Langford defends during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Durham Tuesday. Duke won 78-69.
30 November 2016
Grayson Allen scored 24 points, Luke Kennard added 20 and No. 5 Duke beat Michigan State 78-69 on Tuesday night in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge.
30 November 2016
By the time Miles Bridges got his obligatory highlight-reel dunk for the night, it was too little too late for Michigan State, as the No. 5 Duke Blue Devils were able to hang on for a 78-69 win over the Spartans.
30 November 2016
College basketball heavyweights Duke and Michigan State were in a tense battle in the second half, with the lead changing hands left and right. Suddenly Duke turned up its defensive intensity a tick higher.
30 November 2016
(AP) Grayson Allen scored 24 points, Luke Kennard added 20 and No. 5 Duke beat Michigan State 78-69 on Tuesday night in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge. Amile Jefferson had 17 points and 13 rebounds while freshman Frank Jackson finished with 11 points and keyed ...
30 November 2016
Amile Jefferson broke his foot about a year ago but has returned to anchor Duke's frontcourt early this season. A year ago, forward Amile Jefferson watched from the sidelines as a short-handed Blue Devil team used a six-man rotation for much of conference play and the NCAA tournament.
30 November 2016
Grayson Allen scored 24 points, Luke Kennard added 20 and No. 5 Duke beat Michigan State 78-69 on Tuesday night in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge.
30 November 2016
DURHAM, N.C. - Grayson Allen keeps putting up huge numbers for No. 4 Duke. Imagine how much more impressive they might be if he were healthy enough to practice. Allen scored 24 points, Luke Kennard added 20 and the Blue Devils beat Michigan State 78-69 on ...
29 November 2016
Politics? Science? Curing cancer? Find out who Duke’s head basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski’s dream guests (with some fascinating topics) would be for Basketball and Beyond on College Sports Nation (Ch. 84). Coach K, claimer of five NCAA championships ...
29 November 2016
DURHAM — Sitting in front of his locker after Tuesday night’s 78-69 win against Michigan State, Duke junior guard Grayson Allen said he felt great. “We just won,” he said. In 37 minutes on the floor against the Spartans, Allen scored a team-high 24 ...
29 November 2016
28 November 2016
For the third year in a row, Duke’s Grayson Allen has been voted the best basketball player in Slytherin. Allen has led Slytherin to the Hogwarts Invitational Championship for the past five years. Allen said he was proud to be in Slytherin, as it was ...
28 November 2016
Grayson Allen showed what he's capable of when healthy - and then went down with the latest in a run of injuries for No. 6 Duke.
27 November 2016
Duke rolled to an easy victory Saturday over Appalachian State 93-58 but came away with another injury, this one to leading scorer Grayson Allen. Less than a week ago,Coach Mike Krzyzewski said that Allen was playing at "about 50 percent," and that number ...
26 November 2016
Grayson Allen scored all 21 of his points in the first half, and No. 6 Duke beat Appalachian State 93-58 on Saturday.
26 November 2016
But in Saturday’s 93-58 win over Appalachian State, Allen’s warrior mentality could have tweaked an injury and made it worse. Allen had a huge first half and finished the game with 21 points, but after returning to the game after suffering an apparent ...
26 November 2016