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Every year. This should be the rule. The two teams, however, continue to miss one another because Mike Krzyzewski has no plans to reschedule Maryland. "That's not gonna happen again, because we're not gonna schedule them," he said in 2013, a year before ...
18 September 2017
A recent CBS Sports poll concluded what many in Durham already know — Blue Devils basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski is the most powerful person in college basketball. The Duke Alumni … Click to Continue »…
13 September 2017
Duke quarterback Daniel Jones explains what he learned from an interception and another close call in the win over Northwestern on September 9, 2017. Duke quarterback Daniel Jones explains what he learned from an interception and another close call in the win over Northwestern on September 9, 2017.
13 September 2017
Zion Williamson, the No. 2 recruit in the Class of 2018, will visit Duke the weekend of Oct. 22, he wrote in a blog for USA Today High School Sports .
11 September 2017
Devils Grind: Grayson Allen…
11 September 2017
Wearing WHOOP Strap 2.0…
11 September 2017
That’s where sports can make a contribution. Athletic competition is often a great unifier. “It has had a tremendous impact,” Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski told me about his sport, and by extension all sports. “When you watch a basketball game ...
10 September 2017
There is one senior on the Duke Basktball roster this year -- former All-American Grayson Allen. He earned numerous preseason college basketball player of the year predictions last season before injuries and a team-imposed one-game suspension derailed what ...
9 September 2017
The problem was all the pieces of the team were rarely available all at the same time. That team was ranked No.
8 September 2017
Signed financial aid agreement on Aug. 15.
8 September 2017
The school announced Friday that Bagley received approval from the NCAA Clearinghouse and will be eligible to play as a freshman at Duke this season. "From the outset of this process, we were optimistic that it would end with the NCAA Eligibility Center certifying Marvin to compete for Duke Universi…
8 September 2017
The Duke Blue Devils are already off and running in regards to the 2017-18 college basketball season. According to an official statement released by the heralded ACC program on Friday afternoon, the NCAA has deemed Duke freshman big man Marvin Bagley III as eligible to play in 2017-18 after he previ…
8 September 2017
Duke says freshman Marvin Bagley III has been certified to play by the NCAA's eligibility center. Coach Mike Krzyzewski announced Bagley's certification Friday. Bagley is a Phoenix native who attended two high schools in two years in Arizona before ...
8 September 2017
Carrawell Capitalizes on Carolina Turnovers…
8 September 2017
30. Coach Mike Krzyzewski had successful knee replacement surgery in August, causing Duke to cancel a planned trip to the Dominican Republic for a pair of exhibition games. He has been back working with the team on a limited basis and is expected to return ...
8 September 2017
Bolden Drops in on "The Offseason with Jon Scheyer"…
8 September 2017
The ACC basketball schedule comes out later this week, but area fans already were in midseason form discussing Duke guard Grayson Allen. Why? Because late in UNC’s loss to Cal, cameras appeared to catch Tar Heel receiver Austin Proehl tripping a Cal ...
6 September 2017
1. Duke is not getting out of the one-and-done business What a difference eight days make. Last March — on the night before Selection Sunday — the Blue Devils won the ACC Tournament title against Notre Dame at the Barclays Center, finally putting together the type of run many had expecte…
4 September 2017
Reddish is the second top-10 prospect to join Mike Krzyzewski's program in the 2018 class, following point guard Tre Jones (No. 10), who pledged in mid-August. With No. 1 prospect Marvin Bagley III also signing last month to play in 2017-18, Duke now has ...
2 September 2017
The rich got richer on Friday when the Duke Blue Devils basketball program earned a verbal commitment from 5-star 2018 small forward Cam Reddish. He made it known that he was going to announce his destination on Friday, and he revealed the news in dramatic fashion. Five-star recruit Cam Re…
2 September 2017
Duke’s Mike Krzyzewski, who turned 70 last February, is clearly closer to the end of his coaching career than the beginning. But the school says an internet claim of the legendary coach’s impending retirement is “completely inaccurate.” A post on ...
1 September 2017
Based on his experience under Duke men's basketball coach Mike Kryzyzewski's "legendary" leadership, Hill discussed three learning points which he said Krzyzewski both lived by and demanded from Hill's fellow teammates. He called on the audience to ...
29 August 2017
College basketball teams will start practice in just about a month. And every program will face questions once those sessions begin. What's the starting rotation? Can new players jell with the returning players? Will new coaches connect with their teams in ...
29 August 2017
Duke opened at 14/1 to win the national championship back in April, but with the addition of five-star Marvin Bagley, the Blue Devils have jumped up to become the favorite. On August 15, Bagley made a pair of huge announcements: his reclassification to the class of 2017, and his commitment to Duke.
22 August 2017
Hell have no fury like the scorn that is college basketball fans complaining about too much Duke Blue Devils coverage. There’s this weird idea people have when discussing how media companies cover certain topics. From LaVar Ball to Duke to Tim Tebow, people believe they are being force-fed con…
16 August 2017
Even while recovering from surgery, Mike Krzyzewski can still reel in elite talent. But that hasn't really been Duke's issue lately, has it? The Blue Devils already had talent, loads of it, from their freshmen to Grayson Allen.
15 August 2017
Duke shooting guard Grayson Allen said he would take new recruit Marvin Bagley under his wing with the Blue Devils, per TMZ Sports. "He's big time," Allen said. "He's gonna be really good for us." "I'm one of the only guys returning," Allen added.
15 August 2017
With Marvin Bagley’s recent commitment, this will most likely be Duke’s starting lineup. Monday night, the No. 1 ranked high school player in the nation, Marvin Bagley III, committed to Duke. This is bad news for every other team in college basketball, and it arguably makes the Blue Devi…
15 August 2017
Shock waves reverberated loudly throughout the college basketball world late Monday night when the nation’s No. 1 player in the 2018 class, Marvin Bagley III, announced on ESPN that he was reclassifying to the 2017 class and committing to the Duke Blue Devils. Marvin Bagley III chooses Duke! p…
15 August 2017
Marvin Bagley III, the No. 1 player in the 2018 class, is coming to Duke - a year ahead of schedule.
15 August 2017
Stop me if you heard this one before, but the Duke Blue Devils have one of the greatest incoming group of freshmen in program history. People expect big things out of coach Mike Krzyzewski and Co. in 2017-18. In fact, you can ask anybody about the expectations for Coach K and Co. in 2…
15 August 2017
The Blue Devils are now most analysts’ No. 1 team. Duke will start the 2017-18 men’s college basketball season ranked No. 1 in the polls. The Blue Devils landed a commitment from the best high school recruit in the country on Monday night. Marvin Bagley, the likely No. 1 overall pick in…
15 August 2017
Duke's Grayson Allen-- one of the biggest stars in college basketball -- says he's ready, willing and able to mentor his new teammate Marvin Bagley-- the #1 high school player in the country. 18-year-old Bagley -- who was a junior at Sierra Canyon high ...
15 August 2017
Bagley, who is considered by many to be the best incoming freshman in the country, joins a loaded Duke starting lineup, which Kentucky Sports Radio projected earlier as follows : G - Trevon Duval, Freshman G - Gary Trent Jr., Freshman G - Grayson Allen, Senior F - Marvin Bagley, Freshman F/C - Wende…
15 August 2017
For the second time in as many days, Mike Krzyzewski and the Blue Devils have picked up a top recruit - this time for the Class of 2017. In the last 17 seasons, Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski has had his fair share of young teams.
15 August 2017
Now that Marvin Bagley III is headed to Duke, the discussion is over. Mike Krzyzewski and the Blue Devils are the clear-cut favorites to cut down the nets come April 2 in San Antonio.
15 August 2017
I hope that you're ready for Duke to be the biggest story in all of college basketball for the second straight season. Late on Monday night, live on Sportscenter, Marvin Bagley III, who may just be the best basketball prospect in the world that is not currently on an NBA roster, announced that he wi…
15 August 2017
Top-ranked class of 2018 recruit Marvin Bagley III potentially shifted the landscape of the upcoming college basketball season by announcing Monday on ESPN that he’s committed to Duke. Bagley was deciding between Duke, UCLA, USC and Arizona, as the Sierra Canyon High School (Chatsworth, Calif.
15 August 2017
The challenge in assessing how Marvin Bagley will affect the 2017-18 season - presuming he can sprint through the NCAA's initial eligibility process like he's Usain Bolt - is we do not know where he will be affecting it. He has visited all three of these colleges and will announce his choice - and l…
14 August 2017
Marvin Bagley, who may be the best basketball prospect that is not currently on an NBA roster, will be announcing where he will play his college basketball on Monday night. We detailed the particulars of that decision last night - it will likely be as a member of the Class of 2017, it's so he can ge…
14 August 2017
Duke‘s basketball team picked up its first commitment of the 2018 class on Sunday when 5-star point guard Tre Jones offered his verbal pledge to play for the Blue Devils. It’s just business as usual in Durham. Many expected the sensational lead guard to choose the Blue Devils. After…
14 August 2017
One of the top players in the Class of 2018, 5-star point guard Tre Jones did not lack for choices with regard to where he will attend college. On Sunday the Apple Valley, Minnesota product announced that he will attend Duke, following in the footsteps of older brother and current Minnesota Timberwo…
13 August 2017
Duke head men's basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski will undergo total knee replacement surgery on his right knee this weekend at Duke University Hospital. To ensure Krzyzewski's complete and thorough recovery from the procedure, Duke has canceled its scheduled exhibition trip to the Dominican Republic…
10 August 2017
With NCAA rules allowing college basketball programs to take one foreign trip every four years, the Duke Blue Devils were in the midst of preparing for a trip to the Dominican Republic later this month. Those plans have been cancelled however, as head coach Mike Krzyzewski announced Thursday afterno…
10 August 2017
The Blue Devils were scheduled to go later this month. Duke was supposed to take a week-long trip to the Dominican Republic from August 17-24. While they were in the D.R., the Blue Devils were scheduled to play a pair of exhibition games against the Dominican national team. However, there has been a…
10 August 2017
As Mike Krzyzewski prepares for his 38th season as Duke’s head basketball coach, the Blue Devils once again find themselves on the national championship radar. But while most Division I teams have finalized their rosters for the upcoming season, the reigning Atlantic Coast Conference champions…
3 August 2017
Is it November yet? More specifically, can we get to the 10th day of that usually frigid month a little bit sooner? We have hit the dog days of dog days of college basketball. Sure, it is the live period, but after a handful of 2018 prospects committed last week, everything has come to a […]…
24 July 2017
Boston College will host Duke on Dec. 9 in Chestnut Hill, multiple sources told FanRag Sports. Official tip off times are yet to be determined. The game will serve as one of the annual ACC games that conference opts to play during the month of December. The Blue Devils are currently ranked seventh i…
20 July 2017
After dealing with a left ankle injury that slowed him the last half of last season, Duke senior guard Grayson Allen had surgery to address the injury in May. Duke spokesman Jon Jackson said Wednesday the procedure was “minor surgery to clean out his ...
20 July 2017
Grayson Allen did not have a great junior season, after entering as preseason player of the year. Injuries may have played a role. Allen averaged 14.5 points, 3.7 rebounds, and 3.5 assists per game last year, down from his sophomore campaign (21.6, 4.6, 3.5). His overall shooting percentage was…
19 July 2017