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The U.S. won two titles in different sports on Sunday: The FIFA Women’s World Cup (Car-li Lloyd! Car-li Lloyd!) and the FIBA U19 World Championship (Jayson Tat-tum: clap, clap, clap-clap-clap). Both featured long runs in which the Americans were tested, perhaps more than they anticipated. Both…
6 July 2015 | 11:31 am
Jan 19, 2015; Phoenix, AZ, USA; Los Angeles Lakers forward Nick Young reacts after being called for a foul in the second half against the Phoenix Suns at US Airways Center. The Suns defeated the Lakers 115-100.
6 July 2015 | 6:21 am
Good stuff from the podcast crew - don't miss it! The podcast crew has a new podcast up discussing all the juicy summer stuff. Here's a list of what you can look forward to. Enjoy! If you're going to shop Amazon please start here and help DBR Order your championship t-shirt today! Drop us…
6 July 2015 | 6:04 am
And you may see some on TV this weekend. Peach Jam is set to start this week in North Augusta, which means that prospects and coaches will be doing their best to impress one another. If you're going to shop Amazon please start here and help DBR Order your championship t-shirt today! Drop u…
6 July 2015 | 5:57 am
I just read an article at the Oregonian where Jason Quick projects that Mason Plumlee will start at center for the Blazers next season . In his scenario, Meyers Leonard and Ed Davis will duke it out for the starting power forward slot.
6 July 2015 | 5:05 am
Harry Giles III notched his fifth-consecutive double-double (13 points and 16 rebounds) and Villanova-bound point guard Jalen Brunson posted 14 points, seven assists, five rebounds and no turnovers to lead Team USA past Croatia, 79-71, in overtime of the FIBA U19 World Championship Sunday in Gr…
5 July 2015 | 7:56 pm
It was a narrow escape, but Jayson Tatum, Harry Giles and the rest of Team USA won gold at the FIBA U19 World Championship in Greece on Sunday with a 79-71 overtime win over Croatia. The Croatians had a great chance to pull off the upset, but missed a potential go ahead free throw with ... The post…
5 July 2015 | 7:52 pm
It was a narrow escape, but Jayson Tatum, Harry Giles and the rest of Team USA won gold at the FIBA U19 World Championship in Greece on Sunday with a 79-71 overtime win over Croatia. The Croatians had a great chance to pull off the upset, but missed a potential go ahead free throw with ... The post…
5 July 2015 | 7:52 pm
Everyone meet: Jayson Tatum . He is the highly-touted 6'8", 195-pound small forward high school basketball player from Chaminade College Prep School who is currently deciding to play his collegiate ball at either Duke University , the University of Kansas , or the University of Kentucky .
5 July 2015 | 6:14 pm
According to Vegas oddsmakers at the Bovada Sportsbook, former Blue Devil Jahlil Okafor is the preseason favorite to win the 2016 NBA Rookie of the Year award for the upcoming season with the highest odds at 7-2. Okafor was recently drafted #3 overall by the Philadelphia 76ers in the NBA Draft. Jahl…
5 July 2015 | 4:13 pm
Pacers lose to Miami Heat, but their first-round selection excels with game-high 20 points, eight rebounds in Orlando.
4 July 2015 | 9:23 pm
The five-star recruit showed what makes him one of the top players in the 2016 class by posterizing a Greek defender at the FIBA World Championships.
4 July 2015 | 8:46 pm
Jayson Tatum is a five-star recruit out of Saint Louis, Missouri, who is leaning toward attending Duke, per 247sports .
4 July 2015 | 7:36 pm
Saturday afternoon the United States U19 team faced its toughest challenge at the FIBA U19 World Championships in Crete, as they took on the host country Greece in a semifinal matchup. And 2016 forward Jayson Tatum provided one of the highlights of the event in the second quarter, as he threw down a…
4 July 2015 | 6:19 pm
The top 24 HS players will battle it out in the 10th Annual @UnderArmour Elite 24. Meet the 1st 12 players of #E24X. pic.twitter.com/i9536CLRLj — Under Armour Hoops (@UAbasketball) July 3, 2015 The 10th annual Under Armour Elite 24 event is scheduled for Aug. 20-22 in New York City. Dubbed…
4 July 2015 | 1:56 pm
I especially like the play at about the 1:20 mark, the one disallowed because of an illegal screen. The behind the back dribble and the pass Stauskas makes at the end are beautiful.
3 July 2015 | 4:29 pm
Duke enters as the reigning NCAA champ. Led by Fayetteville's Jeff Capel, Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski's top assistant, the Blue Devils have become a recruiting juggernaut landing back-to-back top-ranked classes. Meanwhile, North Carolina hits this important ...
3 July 2015 | 3:33 pm
Here's your chance to help select the best moments and performances of the 2013-14 athletic year in the ACC… Read More »…
3 July 2015 | 2:53 pm
With 1,018 career victories, five national championships and two Olympic gold medals, Krzyzewski's success is undisputed. Krzyzewski's success did not start at Duke, however. It started with some advice from his mother.
3 July 2015 | 4:32 am
Mike and Mickie Krzyzewski married 46 years ago, they decided at the very beginning this would be a family business, a shared career.
3 July 2015 | 3:18 am
The Utah Jazz begin a three-day mini-camp Friday for their summer league play, and the roster includes a handful of familiar faces. Second-year players Dante Exum and Rodney Hood highlight the team's summer league squad.
3 July 2015 | 2:45 am
Trae Young is one of the top point guards in 2017. Read on for an update on his recruitment, including where Arizona stands.
3 July 2015 | 2:04 am
The post Jahlil… His fellow guards were Grayson Allen (Duke) and Joel Berry (North Carolina ... The oft-repeated story of his ... Duke men’s basketball head coach Mike Krzyzewski does not have an official, verified Twitter account — but he is ...
3 July 2015 | 1:00 am
After winning his fifth National Championship, Duke head basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski has shown he can adapt to the changing landscape of college basketball.
2 July 2015 | 10:52 pm
The calendar has flipped to July, which means August and the start of football practice is just around the corner. Anticipation is building for what promises to be another solid year in the ongoing resurgence of Duke football so the time is right to resurrect the Blue Devil Nation weekly Football Fr…
2 July 2015 | 7:30 pm
Fellow Denver Nuggets fans. I must admit, the past few days have been dizzying...and I don't just mean free agency either.
2 July 2015 | 7:15 pm
Eastern NC vs. Western NC barbecue? "Both" • Coach K mentioned Grayson Allen getting a loose ball in the Final Four as the biggest play he's been a part of -- including the Laettner shot and other great Duke moments. • One interesting takeaway from the ...
2 July 2015 | 5:55 pm
Duke consensus All-America offensive lineman Laken Tomlinson joined Virginia women's soccer two-time Hermann Trophy winner Morgan Brian as the top male and female Atlantic Coast Conference athletes for the 2014-15 academic year, as voted upon by the Atlantic Coast Sports Media Association. Tomlinson…
2 July 2015 | 4:51 am
For a team that went on to win the national title, Duke wasn't particularly well represented on the All-ACC Team this past season. The Blue Devils had three players named to the 15-person team, but only one—center Jahlil Okafor—made the first squad, while standout forward Justise Winslow…
2 July 2015 | 4:12 am
Back-up center Mason Plumlee is gone. After a promising rookie season and even a great stretch of 25 games last season, the Nets traded the 7-footer to Portland for the rights to Rondae Hollis-Jefferson and veteran point guard Steve Blake .
1 July 2015 | 10:57 pm
Highlights from the 2015 Campaign…
1 July 2015 | 7:43 pm
The team at DukeBluePlanet has remade a classic video that captures the program's pillars…
1 July 2015 | 12:46 pm
Get ready to see lots of Steph Curry in the best crossovers of the 2015 NBA playoffs.  As ……
1 July 2015 | 10:57 am
Class of 2016 5-star forwards Harry Giles and Jayson Tatum are both in Greece right now as part of USA Basketball’s squad participating in the U19 FIBA World Championships. And both players are showing why they’re vying for the title of being the No. 1 player in the country in the 2016 c…
1 July 2015 | 2:11 am
Class of 2016 5-star forwards Harry Giles and Jayson Tatum are both in Greece right now as part of USA Basketball’s squad participating in the U19 FIBA World Championships. And both players are showing why they’re vying for the title of being the No. 1 player in the country in the 2016 c…
1 July 2015 | 2:11 am
Duke football player Laken Tomlinson and Virginia women's soccer player Morgan Brian are the Atlantic Coast Conference's male and female athletes of the year. Tomlinson helped Duke earn its third straight bowl berth and was drafted by the Detroit Lions in the first round.
1 July 2015 | 12:58 am
On the first day in his new NBA city, Gerald Henderson was asked Monday about his impressions of Portland. Before he was able to answer, Trail Blazers general manager Neil Olshey mentioned the city's recent naked bicycle race.
30 June 2015 | 9:40 pm
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30 June 2015 | 8:34 pm
Lions rookie offensive lineman Laken Tomlinson was named the ACC's male athlete of the year -- in a year when Duke when a national championship in basketball. , Elton Brand , Shane Battier and J.J. Redick .
30 June 2015 | 8:02 pm
Duke consensus All-America offensive lineman Laken Tomlinson joins Virginia women's soccer two-time MAC Hermann Trophy winner Morgan Brian as the top male and female ACC athletes for the 2014-15 academic year, as voted upon by the Atlantic Coast Sports Media Association (ACSMA).
30 June 2015 | 7:45 pm
Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski will be able to add another award to his stellar career, recently being named a 2015 recipient of the Joe Lapchick Character Award for the best men’s basketball coach. The Lapchick Award is given to coaches who exhibit honorable character and have impa…
30 June 2015 | 7:09 pm
Add one more trophy to Laken Tomlinson 's already vast collection of hardware: The former Duke guard is the 2014-15 winner of the Anthony J. McKevlin Award. The award, in its 62nd year, goes to the top male athlete in the ACC, as voted on by the Atlantic Coast Sports Media Association.
30 June 2015 | 7:00 pm
A little on Frank Jackson from Rivals The post A little on Frank Jackson (@FrankFjack5) from Rivals appeared first on Duke Blog.
30 June 2015 | 6:59 pm
The former Duke Blue Devil and Lions' first-round draft pick is the 2014-15 winner of the Anthony J. McKevlin Award as the ACC Male Athlete of the Year. Tomlinson received 10 votes for the McKevlin Award, beating out Notre Dame basketball player Jerian Grant , Florida State football and track &…
30 June 2015 | 6:56 pm
After being the National Freshman of the Year, Jahlil Okafor will now look to become the 2016 NBA Rookie of the Year. According to the latest odds from Bovada, the new center for the Philadelphia 76ers has the best chance to win the award next season. Despite being taken behind Karl-Anthony Towns an…
30 June 2015 | 6:42 pm
After being the National Freshman of the Year, Jahlil Okafor will now look to become the 2016 NBA Rookie of the Year. According to the latest odds from Bovada, the new center for the Philadelphia 76ers has the best chance to win the award next season. Despite being taken behind Karl-Anthony Towns an…
30 June 2015 | 6:42 pm
Duke consensus All-America offensive lineman Laken Tomlinson joins Virginia women’s soccer two-time MAC Hermann Trophy winner Morgan Brian as the top male and female ACC athletes for the 2014-15 academic year, as voted upon by the Atlantic Coast Sports Media Association (ACSMA). Tomlinson, who…
30 June 2015 | 6:22 pm
Duke consensus All-America offensive lineman Laken Tomlinson joins Virginia women’s soccer two-time MAC Hermann Trophy winner Morgan Brian as the top male and female ACC athletes for the 2014-15 academic year, as voted upon by the Atlantic Coast Sports Media Association (ACSMA). Tomlinson, who…
30 June 2015 | 6:22 pm
Team USA added two local college pitchers to their USA Collegiate National Team roster Tuesday ahead of a five-game series against the Cuban National Team.
30 June 2015 | 6:20 pm
The post @dukeblueplanet Rereleases “Duke Basketball: X’s and O’s” appeared first on Duke Blog.
30 June 2015 | 3:30 pm