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Kansas is back at No. 1 in the latest USA TODAY Sports men's basketball poll. The Jayhawks, who previously held spot for two weeks this season, move up into the top spot after Gonzaga's first loss of the season.
27 February 2017
27 February 2017
DURHAM, N.C. -- Duke men's basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski says he doesn't know whether injured upperclassmen Grayson Allen and Amile Jefferson will play Tuesday night against No. 15 Florida State. Duke guard Grayson Allen (above) and forward Amile ...
27 February 2017
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski says he doesn't know if injured upperclassmen Grayson Allen and Amile Jefferson will play Tuesday night against No. 15 Florida State. Krzyzewski said Monday that they practiced Sunday but it will be a game ...
27 February 2017
Boy, this Duke basketball team sure is unpredictable. After reeling off seven straight wins, including a highlight victory over rial North Carolina, the Blue Devils dropped consecutive games on the road at Syracuse and Miami this week. Duke had been chasing North Carolina for the ACC regular-season…
27 February 2017
If the 2017 March Madness will be anything like it was during the season, there will be many underdogs advancing and some buzzer beaters, particularly from Oregon standout Dillon Brooks. With only a few games left for college basketball teams before the conference playoffs, those who know they will…
27 February 2017
One of famous author Malcolm Gladwell’s best known theories is the idea that it takes 10,000 hours of concentrated practice to become a master at something. His research reveals that this idea holds true over many separate fields including music, athletics and even coaching. There is no substi…
26 February 2017
26 February 2017
Miami guard Bruce Brown may only be a freshman, but he is quickly establishing himself as a "big game" player. The Freshman has scored 87 points this season in Miami's four games against Duke, North Carolina and Florida State. The Blue Devils (22-6, 10-5 ...
26 February 2017
26 February 2017
No. 10 Duke Falls on the Road to Miami 55-50…
25 February 2017
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25 February 2017
Duke Blue Devils star Grayson Allen won't play against the Miami (Fla.) Hurricanes on Saturday due to an ankle injury. ESPN.com's Jeff Goodman reported that a Duke spokesman revealed the news. The junior guard is third on the team this season with 15.0 points per game, fourth with 4.2 rebounds per c…
25 February 2017
CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — No. 10 Duke is without guard Grayson Allen for Saturday's game at Miami because of what the team said is a left ankle problem. It's the third game Allen is missing this season. He sat out Duke's win against Maine in December for ...
25 February 2017
Duke will be without All-American guard Grayson Allen against Miami due to an ankle injury, a spokesman told Jeff Goodman of ESPN. Allen will miss his third game of the season, with the first coming Dec. 3 due to injury and the second Dec. 31 due to ...
25 February 2017
One of the most popular narratives of what has been both a turbulent and thrilling season of Duke basketball was the one surrounding the point guard position: Duke didn’t have one, Grayson Allen was forced to become one, and the offense was suffering as ...
25 February 2017
Watch: Inside Basketball With Duke's Coach K…
24 February 2017
Classic Calls: Kelly Shines in Return…
24 February 2017
No. 10 Duke Falls to Syracuse at the Buzzer 78-75…
23 February 2017
Syracuse fans at the Carrier Dome did not shy away from expressing how they really feel about Grayson Allen and the Duke Blue Devils coming into town. Fan carried signs mocking the Duke star with captions that read "50 Trips of Gray" and "Duke's Tripping ...
22 February 2017
There are some college basketball fans who appreciate Grayson Allen for his ability and his hard-nosed style of play. But it seems safe to say those fans were few and far between when Duke traveled to Syracuse on Wednesday. Allen received pretty much the ...
22 February 2017
... a remarkable legacy as Duke’s head coach, including over 1,000 wins and 5 national titles. But what matters most to him is being a husband, father and grandfather. Hear Coach K describe how much he cherishes Team Krzyzewski in “Life On and Off the ...
22 February 2017
Syracuse, N.Y. -- The success of the Duke Blue Devils men's basketball team under head coach Mike Krzyzewski cannot be denied. Five national titles. 12 Final Fours. 12 ACC championships. A 90-27 record in the NCAA Tournament. All that success can also ...
22 February 2017
Duke's Frank Jackson and Jayson Tatum celebrate during the second half of Duke's 70-58 victory over Miami at Cameron Indoor Stadium in Durham, N.C., Saturday, Jan. 21, 2017. Duke's Frank Jackson and Jayson Tatum celebrate during the second half of Duke's 70-58 victory over Miami at Cameron Indoor St…
22 February 2017
Ask the average diehard Blue Devils' fan about freshman forward Jayson Tatum, and he will likely regale you with a description of Tatum's SportsCenter-worthy, in-your-face right-handed jam over North Carolina's Kennedy Meeks in Duke's stirring home victory over its archrival. Maybe he would mention…
21 February 2017
Having notched seven straight wins and a big victory on the road against Virginia, the Duke Blue Devils seem to be in the midst of a renaissance. With a much-needed solid pair of performances from freshmen bigs Harry Giles and Marques Bolden against Virginia and the spectacular play of fellow freshm…
19 February 2017
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19 February 2017
18 February 2017
Retired coach Jeff Capel Jr., who is battling ALS, sat next to his son, Duke associate head coach Jeff Capel III, on Duke's bench as the Blue Devils beat Wake Forest 99-94. The elder Capel, 64, was diagnosed with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis or Lou Gehrig's Disease by doctors at Duke Hospital last…
18 February 2017
Duke moved to 10-4 in ACC play after holding on to beat Wake Forest 99-94 on Saturday. Hear what head coach Mike Krzyzewski had to say about the Blue Devils seven-game win streak.
18 February 2017
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18 February 2017
Duke forward Harry Giles rips a first half rebound from Virginia center Jack Salt in Charlottesville, Va. Wednesday, Feb.15, 2017.
16 February 2017
It didn't matter to Jayson Tatum, who was just that good in the best night of his brief college basketball career. The Duke freshman scored 21 of his game-high 28 points in the second half, sinking six of seven 3-pointers overall, as the No.
16 February 2017
Duke forward Amile Jefferson, right, drives to the basket as Virginia forward Jarred Reuter defends during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Charlottesville, Va., Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017. Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski talks with guard Frank Jackson during the first half of the team'…
16 February 2017
Duke forward Amile Jefferson, right, drives to the basket as Virginia forward Jarred Reuter defends during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Charlottesville, Va., Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017. Duke guard Grayson Allen drives to the basket as Virginia forward Isaiah Wilkins, left defen…
16 February 2017
Duke's Jayson Tatum, the likely one-and-done lottery pick, is coming into his own as March Madness approaches. About 20 minutes after Matt Jones and his Duke teammates knocked off rival North Carolina last Thursday, I asked the Blue Devils' senior captain about youngster Jayson Tatum.
16 February 2017
Jayson Tatum closed the Cavaliers out with two dagger 3-pointers in the final three minutes to close out the best game of his career. CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va.- Wednesday night's contest was exactly the kind of game Virginia likes to play.
16 February 2017
Duke freshman forward and potential top five draft pick Jayson Tatum exploded for a career-high 28 points against a tough Virginia defense on Thursday. At 6' 8' with a prototypical NBA frame Tatum's ability to create his own offense both from the perimeter and from the high, mid, and low post makes…
16 February 2017
Ask his coaches, friends and former teammates, they'll all tell you Harry Giles is one of the best kids, most optimistic people you'll come across in basketball. His positive attitude is infectious; his teams have been so good because his basketball ability effortlessly links up with a cheery, humbl…
16 February 2017
No. 12 Duke scored just 21 points as an entire team in the first half against No. 14 Virginia's vaunted pack-line defense, but freshman phenom Jayson Tatum exploded for 21 second-half points of his own in a 65-55 win for the Blue Devils.
16 February 2017
Mike Krzyzewski took a unique approach to coaching after No. 12 Duke went into halftime trailing No.
16 February 2017
'Twas more than enough. U.Va. could handle neither the Blue Devils' man-to-man defense nor Jayson Tatum's one-on-one offense.
16 February 2017
DURHAM, N.C. — Here on Planet Duke, they prove again Bertrand Russell’s paramount old line, Sin is geographical. About 75 fans wait outside pretty little Cameron Indoor Stadium on a sublime, climate-changed “winter” Saturday for a postgame ...
14 February 2017
As a lifelong Duke fan, a chance to watch UNC ... Judkins sent Mike Krzyzewski a letter detailing Day's situation and her wish to attend the rivalry game and within a week, Coach K's secretary was calling to set up the whole thing which Day described ...
14 February 2017
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13 February 2017
Mike Krzyzewski can’t coach forever, but he would like to have a say in who will be the Blue Devils next head coach. Coach K shares with Seth Davis what he plans to do when it's time for him to step away in Durham.
13 February 2017
They don't defend, at least not consistently or with the kind of effort needed to be able to beat some of the nation's elite teams. Here's the only stat you need to know in regards to UCLA: They currently rank 126th in defensive efficiency, according to KenPom, and the only team to reach the Final F…
13 February 2017
Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski, whose No. 12 Blue Devils (20-5, 8-4 ACC) play at the No. 14 Cavaliers (18-6, 8-4) on Wednesday, has taken note of not only the ACC’s talent this season but its balance. “It’s absolutely incredible,” Krzyzewski said ...
13 February 2017
Coming off of a huge Thursday night victory over archrival North Carolina, the Duke Blue Devils were in prime position for a potential letdown against the Clemson Tigers yesterday afternoon. Despite cruising to an early double digit lead, Duke’s inability to get to the rim on the offensive end…
12 February 2017
Often times the word potential is all the NBA Draft is based off of. Particularly when teams venture outside of the top five picks, as the Miami Heat seem poised to do with 13-game win streak under their belt.
11 February 2017