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Tyus Jones led a furious run in the final 5:19 as the Blue Devils came back to stun the Cavaliers on the road. CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va.-With 5:19 left in arguably their most important game of the season, the Blue Devils looked dead in the water.
1 February 2015 | 6:15 pm

Here is a vine of the flagrant-1 foul that was called on Duke's Justise Winslow after he grabbed onto Justin Anderson's ankle. A pretty dangerous situation when Anderson's about to sprint full speed ahead to the other side.
1 February 2015 | 3:36 pm

#4 Duke went on an 11-0 run to end the game against #2 Virginia and came away with the 69-63 win. Although Jahlil Okafor was held to only 10 points, the two other star freshmen Tyus Jones and Justise Winslow combined for 32, as the Blue Devils handed the Cavaliers their first loss of the […]…
1 February 2015 | 2:24 pm

Legendary Games in Cameron…
1 February 2015 | 10:00 am

No. 4 Duke Tops No. 2 UVa 69-63…
1 February 2015 | 6:05 am

Duke's players didn't have time to think much about the strange circumstance they found themselves in Thursday and Friday. Junior guard Rasheed Sulaimon, once a starter on a Duke team that came one win from the Final Four in 2013, was kicked off the team for disciplinary reasons on Thursday.
1 February 2015 | 4:31 am

No. 4 Duke 69, No. 2 Virginia 63 : Tyus Jones scored 17 points and hit a clinching 3-pointer with about 10 seconds remaining Saturday night as No.
1 February 2015 | 4:09 am

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. - As Duke players met with family members near the court in a nearly empty John Paul Jones Arena late Saturday night, 7-foot-4 Ralph Sampson approached 6-11 Jahlil Okafor and enga…
1 February 2015 | 3:53 am

Freshman Tyus Jones put the dagger in Virginia's undefeated campaign with a 3-pointer with only 10.4 seconds remaining. Playing with just eight scholarship players following the dismissal of junior Rasheed Sulaimon, the No.
1 February 2015 | 3:46 am

Rich Barnes/Getty ImagesJustise Winslow and Jahlil Okafor led Duke to a win over undefeated Virginia.For the second time in his career, Mike Krzyzewsk...
1 February 2015 | 3:18 am

Every now and then a special win comes along and that is exactly what happened tonight.  The Duke Blue Devils  went into Charlottesville battling all kinds of adversity and came away with a stunning late rally  where they went on an 11-0 run to end the game for a win.  Duke…
1 February 2015 | 3:14 am

Tyus Jones scored 17 points and hit a clinching 3-pointer with about 10 seconds remaining Saturday night as No. 4 Duke ended No. 2 Virginia's 21-game home winning streak, 69-63.         …
1 February 2015 | 3:01 am

Duke freshman Tyus Jones delivers a clutch 3-pointer in the final seconds vs #2 Virginia. Jones’ trey put the icing on a 69-63 victory over the Cavaliers and capped an 11-0 Blue Devils run to end the game. The post Video: Tyus Jones Delivers Knockout Punch vs Virginia appeared first on Duke Re…
1 February 2015 | 2:49 am

An unbelievable week for the Duke basketball program came to an end Saturday night with an incredible 69-63 comeback win over undefeated Virginia. The week started in Madison Square Garden with Mike Krzyzewski getting his 1000th career victory. Duke followed that up with a close loss to Notre Dame a…
1 February 2015 | 2:21 am

Coming off a heartbreaking loss at No. 8 Notre Dame Wednesday night, the Blue Devils didn't need another obstacle ahead of their Saturday date at No. 2 Virginia.They have another one to overcome anyway.On the heels of the dismissal of junior guard Rasheed Sulaimon, No. 4 Duke will face its toughest…
31 January 2015 | 4:35 pm

ACC Insider Brett Friedlander takes a look ahead at this weekend's games and five key things to watch around the league.… Read More »…
31 January 2015 | 3:18 pm

Game Notes vs. Virginia…
31 January 2015 | 3:03 pm

I already know what you’re thinking. What does he mean “the 3rd Duke basketball season?” The Duke basketball season started back in late October. It’s now the end of January. The past three months of Duke basketball has taken fans on a roller coaster ride of ups and downs. Th…
31 January 2015 | 1:36 pm

The #10 Virginia women's tennis team beat #21 South Carolina 5-2 Friday at the Boar's Head Sports Club. The #10 Virginia women's tennis team beat #21 South Carolina 5-2 Friday at the Boar's Head Sports Club.
31 January 2015 | 3:53 am

Duke dismissed junior guard Rasheed Sulaimon from its nationally ranked Blue Devils basketball squad this week, making him the first player ever to be removed by coach Mike Krzyzewski. The Blue Devils, ranked as one of the top five teams in the nation for most of the season, were coming off a 77-73…
31 January 2015 | 3:39 am

His team has had six days to prepare for No. 4 Duke and 6-foot-11 Jahlil Okafor in the season's most highly anticipated Atlantic Coast Conference game, and though unrelenting defense is Virginia coach Tony Bennett's mantra, another harsh reality may exist.
31 January 2015 | 3:05 am

As much as old-timers like myself have bristled over the shakeup that turned the ACC into a 15-team megaconference, the additions of Syracuse, Notre Dame, Pittsburgh and Louisville have turned out to be the league’s saving grace. And while football may have been the driving force behind the re…
30 January 2015 | 11:16 pm

The Virginia Cavaliers are undefeated, and aside from a near hiccup at Virginia Tech, they are rolling. Saturday, #4 Duke comes to town with a can't miss NBA prospect in freshman center Jahlil Okafor.
30 January 2015 | 11:07 pm

Duke (17-3, 4-3) at Virginia (19-0, 7-0) Saturday, January 31, 2015 • 7:06 p.m. • ESPN Charlottesville, Va. • John Paul Jones Arena THE OPENING TIP Duke (17-3, 4-3) travels to Charlottesville to face Virginia (19-0, 7-0) Saturday, Jan. 31 at the John Paul Jones Arena. Tipoff is set fo…
30 January 2015 | 5:16 pm

Before Saturday's primetime showdown, we get the inside scoop on the road to Coach K's 1000th, how to stop Jahlil Okafor, and who might step up in Rasheed Sulaimon's absence Thanks to JD over at Duke Basketball Report for helping answer our questions! Be sure to check out our answers at DBR as well.
30 January 2015 | 5:11 pm

With Rasheed Sulaimon being dismissed from the team, three of The Chronicle's men's basketball beat writers come together to answer the pressing on-court questions that now face the Blue Devils.Noting that we have yet to see them play, does the Sulaimon dismissal drop Duke out of the national champi…
30 January 2015 | 3:36 pm

It is sad that Duke will be losing Rasheed Sulaimon. It’s hard to imagine why he didn’t shape up. Did he lose sight of what giving up a Duke scholarship and playing on a premier basketball program is truly worth? Duke actually loses an important piece in its run through ACC play and the…
30 January 2015 | 3:08 pm

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30 January 2015 | 2:34 pm

Coach Mike Krzyzewski said in a statement that Sulaimon "has been unable to consistently live up to the standards required to be a member of our program. "It is a privilege to represent Duke University and with that privilege comes the responsibility to conduct oneself in a certain manner," he said.
30 January 2015 | 1:30 pm

Firefighters from the Fire Department of New York rescued a boy who was trapped on an ice floe in the Bronx River on Thursday.According to ABC's New York affilia... -- On Thursday afternoon, the pilots aboard a gas balloon seeking to set records for distance and duration traveled while crossing the…
30 January 2015 | 10:40 am

The release comes after Sulaimon couldn't meet the obligations of the program. He is in good academic standing and will be finishing the spring semester, according to USA Today .
30 January 2015 | 8:32 am

The Utah Utes traveled to Pauley Pavilion on Thursday night to pick up an easy victory against a mediocre UCLA team, right? Jan. 4: No. 10 Utah 71, UCLA 39 Tonight: UCLA 69, No.
30 January 2015 | 8:30 am

Justise Winslow ranks third on Duke's roster in rebounds and assists . For more days in high school than Bianca Winslow can remember, she'd awake in a haze to music being played a bit too loud.
30 January 2015 | 7:02 am

Source: www.washingtonpost.com --- Thursday, January 29, 2015Rasheed Sulaimon's career at Duke began in very promising fashion. It ended Thursday in a shocking way, as the junior guard was kicked off the team.
30 January 2015 | 5:43 am

Junior guard Rasheed Sulaimon was dismissed from the Blue Devil basketball program Wednesday -becoming the first player head coach Mike Krzyzewski has kicked off the team -so we take a look at notable events from the Houston native's past that could have contributed to the decision. We also look at…
30 January 2015 | 4:56 am

Duke's Rasheed Sulaimon pulls down a rebound during Duke's win 75-62 win over Elon on Monday, Dec. 15, 2014 at Cameron Indoor Stadium. Duke's Rasheed Sulaimon hugs Mickie Krzyzewski, wife of head coach Mike Krzyzewski, following Duke's 77-68 win over St. John's on Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015 at Madison Sq…
30 January 2015 | 3:55 am

Rasheed Sulaimon is a former five-star recruit whose productivity has waned since his freshman season. Four days after Mike Krzyzewski's first-of-its-kind 1,000th victory, the Duke coach experienced a career first: dismissing a player from his program.
30 January 2015 | 3:25 am

Duke guard Rasheed Sulaimon had seen his minutes decrease over the past two seasons. Rasheed Sulaimon's career at Duke began in very promising fashion.
30 January 2015 | 2:43 am

The last basket Rasheed Sulaimon ever will score for the Duke Blue Devils was a dunk. So at least he has that.
30 January 2015 | 1:52 am

Rasheed Sulaimon of the Duke Blue Devils celebrates against the Louisville Cardinals in the first half of the game at KFC Yum! Center on Jan. 17, 2015 in Louisville, Kentucky. Over 20 games this season, Sulaimon has averaged 7.5 points, 2.0 rebounds and 1.8 assists.
30 January 2015 | 1:45 am

The Duke basketball team made a huge announcement this afternoon with news that Rasheed Sulaimon had been dismissed from the team. The junior guard from Houston, Tx., was averaging 7.5 points in just over 19 minutes per game and was one of the key players off the bench for the Blue Devils. Here&rsqu…
30 January 2015 | 1:21 am

Did Virginia just catch a break as Coach K dismisses Sulaimon? Or is this a classic case of addition by subtraction? Duke released a statement today that Rasheed Sulaimon has been dismissed from Duke, "after Rasheed repeatedly struggled to meet the necessary obligations." The McDonald's All-American…
29 January 2015 | 11:28 pm

Junior guard Rasheed Sulaimon is no longer a part of Duke’s fourth-ranked men’s basketball team.
29 January 2015 | 11:23 pm

The move was announced by head coach Mike Krzyzewski Thursday. The press release stated that Sulaimon remains in good academic standing and is expected to finish the spring semester.
29 January 2015 | 11:03 pm

Duke basketball guard Rasheed Sulaimon has been a prominent piece of the Blue Devils' basketball program since he arrived in Durham, N.C., in 2012. On Thursday afternoon, coach Mike Kryzezewski made the surprising announcement that Sulaimon's time with Duke is at an end.
29 January 2015 | 10:50 pm

DURHAM, N.C. – Duke junior guard Rasheed Sulaimon has been dismissed from the Duke basketball program as announced by head coach Mike Krzyzewski Thursday. Sulaimon remains in good academic standing and is expected to finish the spring semester. “Rasheed has been unable to consistently li…
29 January 2015 | 10:25 pm

Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski gives instructions to his team as Duke's Rasheed Sulaimon reacts during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Pittsburgh Monday, Jan. 19, 2015 in Du…
29 January 2015 | 10:20 pm

In a stunning move that could have major long-term ramifications for the Blue Devils this season, coach Mike Krzyzewski announced Thursday that junior guard Rasheed Sulaimon has been dismissed from the team.… Read More »…
29 January 2015 | 9:59 pm

DURHAM, N.C. – Duke junior guard Rasheed Sulaimon has been dismissed from the Duke basketball program as announced by head coach Mike Krzyzewski Thursday. Sulaimon remains in good academic standing and is expected to finish the spring semester. “Rasheed has been unable to consistently li…
29 January 2015 | 9:54 pm

Junior Guard Dismissed From Program…
29 January 2015 | 9:21 pm