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The Portland Trail Blazers find themselves down 0-2 to the Golden State Warriors heading into Game 3 at the Moda Center on Saturday. Portland was also down 0-2 to the Los Angeles Clippers in Round 1 of the Western Conference playoffs but the Trail Blazers came back to defeat them in six games.
6 May 2016 | 7:55 pm
Five-star 2017 center Marques Bolden still has not announced his college decision testing fan bases’ patience. The top-ranked center in the class of 2017 is still undecided on where he wants to play in college for the fall. 5-star recruit Marques Bolden has narrowed his list down to Duke and K…
6 May 2016 | 7:26 pm
At this stage in his career, Jones' game is in an unformed state; who knows what his ceiling and role will be when the dust settles. In 37 appearances this season, Jones showed flashes of being a productive offensive player and game manager, but those flashes can only be so bright when a player has…
6 May 2016 | 11:59 am
6 May 2016 | 6:06 am
Good lord he takes flight!! Frank “Action” Jackson (@FrankFjack5) Mixtape from @Ballislife is Everything!! Season can’t come soon enough! The post The Frank “Action” Jackson (@FrankFjack5) Mixtape from @Ballislife is Everything!! appeared first on Duke Blog.
5 May 2016 | 9:24 pm
Duke Basketball was involved in three of the four most watched college basketball games this season. Despite losing a lot of star power with four starters leaving after the 2015 season when Duke won their 5th national title, the Blue Devils were still one of the most popular men’s college…
5 May 2016 | 8:46 pm
A limited amount of the “Ky-rispy Kreme” shoes will be sold out of the truck in Cleveland, Baltimore, Harlem and Brooklyn, according to Sneaker News. Alysha Tsuji is a writer at FTW. She's based in Los Angeles and enjoys writing about all sorts of sports.
5 May 2016 | 7:19 pm
Duke and Cincinnati, 2016 NCAA Tournament teams, highlight the eight-team field for the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame Tip-Off Tournament.
5 May 2016 | 1:53 pm
In our latest mailbag, Eric Nehm and Frank Madden tackle listener questions including whether the Bucks should pursue Kings star DeMarcus Cousins , how Jabari Parker fits alongside Khris Middleton and Giannis Antetokounmpo , whether the Bucks will look to make a deal on draft night, and why players…
4 May 2016 | 3:53 pm
Per Duke Sports Information May 4, 2016 SPRINGFIELD, Mass. – The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced the field and brackets for the 2016 Hall of Fame Tip-Off on Wednesday, setting up a matchup between Duke and Penn State on Nov. 19 at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn. Depe…
4 May 2016 | 2:06 pm
In these past couple of days, Curry has spent them in the Southeast Asian part of the globe in India to help promote the National Basketball Association to the country and their fans. During, this time, Curry spent it with current New York Knicks center, Robin Lopez where they made appearances on "I…
4 May 2016 | 2:56 am
Referee John Goble separates Portland Trail Blazers guard Gerald Henderson, left, and Golden State Warriors forward Anderson Varejao during the second half in Game 1 of a second-round NBA basketball playoff series in Oakland, Calif., Sunday, May 1, 2016. The Warriors won 118-106.
3 May 2016 | 8:35 pm
Blue Devils Add 6-2 Transfer…
3 May 2016 | 8:16 pm
Two of the Cavaliers stars have not gotten the benefit of the whistle so far in the playoffs. What's going on? LeBron James is not getting to the line in the playoffs.
3 May 2016 | 5:09 pm
The Cavaliers guard demonstrated a different handshake with at least four of his teammates after leaving Cleveland’s win over the Hawks on Monday night, where he put up 21 points. Dahntay Jones signed with the Cavs three weeks ago. He and Kyrie Irving ...
3 May 2016 | 1:48 pm
Duke Football will add a talented 2017 offensive lineman with huge goals after football. Duke head coach David Cutcliffe recently landed a huge recruit for the football program with offensive lineman Rakavius Chambers verbally committing to join the Blue Devils in 2017. Chambers is a great play…
2 May 2016 | 8:47 pm
Eight Duke football players sign rookie undrafted free agent contracts with NFL organizations. We were surprised that no Blue Devils were drafted in this year’s NFL Draft, even though All-American safety Jeremy Cash was projected to be picked as high as the 3rd round. Despite no draft pic…
2 May 2016 | 12:22 am
Trail Blazers wing Gerald Henderson had to leave Game 1 of the Western Conference semifinals against the Golden State Warriors when he was ejected late in the third quarter after an altercation with Warriors backup center Anderson Varejao. Henderson and Varejao were initially issued double-technical…
1 May 2016 | 11:26 pm
Duke took its first lead in the top of the ninth on a Michael Smiciklas RBI single and sophomore Mitch Stallings pitched a clean bottom half as the Blue Devils edged No. 10 NC State, 2-1, in the series finale Sunday afternoon at Doak Field at Dail Park.
1 May 2016 | 11:09 pm
Marcus Stroman gave himself and the Toronto Blue Jays a birthday gift.
1 May 2016 | 9:07 pm
A total 26 football players from Duke, NC State, North Carolina, Campbell and NCCU signed contracts over the last three days either as NFL draftees or undrafted free agents.
1 May 2016 | 8:32 pm
No. 10 NC State used seven shutout innings from Brian Brown and a seven-run fifth to down Duke 12-2.
1 May 2016 | 4:59 am
Duke safety Jeremy Cash announced on Twitter Saturday evening that the former Blue Devil signed as an undrafted rookie free agent with the Carolina Panthers.
1 May 2016 | 4:52 am
"Coach Faris (Jeff Faris) and then Coach Cut (David Cutcliffe). They were all fired up! We are all excited for the future of Duke football!" (Photo: 247Sports) Taylor, a 6'4", 280-pound interior lineman plays Center for Grayson High School and is expected ...
30 April 2016 | 10:09 pm
No. 12 NC State baseball rallied to walk-off 3-2 against Duke on Friday night at Doak Field at Dail Park.
30 April 2016 | 2:42 am
APRIL 13: Stephen Curry #30 of the Golden State Warriors reacts after the Warriors defeated the Memphis Grizzlies 125-104 at ORACLE Arena on April 13, 2016 in Oakland, California. By defeating the Memphis Grizzlies, the Golden State Warriors win their 73rd game this season, setting the record for th…
30 April 2016 | 12:22 am
Offense is one key reason, as Duke has found some explosiveness. Saturday's 19-9 win at Virginia Tech was the fifth time in 16 games the Devils have scored double figures; they had not scored 10 or more in a game previously this season.
29 April 2016 | 3:30 pm
"Taste for a Cure Chef's Gala"…
29 April 2016 | 12:00 pm
2017 Offers 2018 Offers The post Duke offers in the 2017 &2018 classes so far… appeared first on Duke Blog.
29 April 2016 | 3:19 am
The Running Man Challenge that began in the college basketball world made a leap to the pros within the past couple weeks — Von Miller broke out the moves with his Dancing with the Stars partner. Kyrie Irving and Iman Shumpert had their own try at it ...
28 April 2016 | 10:34 pm
The fourth-seeded Duke women's lacrosse team advanced to the ACC Tournament semifinals for the second consecutive season with a 9-8 win over fifth-seeded Virginia Thursday at Virginia Tech's Lane Stadium.
28 April 2016 | 10:23 pm
Okay, I've been meaning to do this for a few months now and I can't wait any longer. When we acquired Mason Plumlee, I didn't give him a chance or the benefit of the doubt.
28 April 2016 | 9:19 pm
Kyrie Irving owns the Running Man Challenge Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving busted out his dance moves Thursday during practice. Check out this story on Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving busted out his dance ...
28 April 2016 | 8:49 pm
Salvadores Signs with Avenida in Spain…
28 April 2016 | 5:34 pm
Each of Duke's first four batters scored to start the game and the Blue Devils used nine pitchers to limit North Carolina Central to two runs, downing the Eagles 4-2 Wednesday.
28 April 2016 | 2:00 am
The Duke men's basketball program will face Florida at 9 p.m. ET on Tuesday, Dec. 6, at Madison Square Garden, headlining the 22nd annual Jimmy V Men's Basketball Classic.
27 April 2016 | 11:55 pm
Sacramento Kings guard Seth Curry will decline his $1 million player option for the 2016-17 season and become a restricted free agent, league sources told The Vertical. The Kings can and likely will make Curry a restricted free agent by extending a $1,215,696 qualifying offer, so they have more leve…
27 April 2016 | 6:39 pm
Per Duke Sports Information Duke to Face Florida in Jimmy V Classic April 27, 2016 DURHAM, N.C. – The Duke men’s basketball program will face Florida at 9 p.m. ET on Tuesday, Dec. 6, at Madison Square Garden, headlining the 22nd annual Jimmy V Men’s Basketball Classic. The doublehe…
27 April 2016 | 2:15 pm
At the end of the third quarter of Game 4, seven seconds remaining, the Detroit Pistons , down 76-78, ran an isolation play for Tobias Harris for what they hoped would be the last possession of the quarter. Harris, covered by Iman Shumpert , drove baseline before turning for a layup and a game tying…
27 April 2016 | 1:46 pm
Riggs Senior Speech…
27 April 2016 | 1:00 pm
I was curious about big men getting the unusual rebound/assist double double in the playoffs. So I loaded up the game finder from basketball reference: playoffs, assists >=10 and total rebounds >=10, for any position that includes center .
27 April 2016 | 4:58 am
Everyone feels down from time to time. However, thinking about suicide is a serious sign that what you’re experiencing is more than a temporary down period. This is a situation that requires immediate action and help. While you may have had suicidal thoughts or feelings in the past, but not cu…
27 April 2016 | 3:05 am
Head coach Mike Krzyzewski will be looking for the future point guard of Duke Basketball in the 2017 recruiting class. Duke will have one of the most talented basketball teams in the country next season, but Derryck Thornton’s decision to transfer will cause an issue for the Blue Devils&r…
27 April 2016 | 12:12 am
The Atlantic Coast Conference's Coastal Division has been unpredictable for years. And it's not looking like they'll be much difference next season after spring practices.
26 April 2016 | 10:37 pm
The Salt Lake Tribune) Utah Jazz guard Rodney Hood reacts after missing a potential game tying basket during overtime during the game at Vivint Smart Home Arena Friday April 8, 2016. Los Angeles Clippers defeated the Utah Jazz 102-99 in overtime.
26 April 2016 | 9:24 pm
NBA officiating is very, very difficult. The players are fast, the players are strong, and there is a lot of contact on just about every play.
25 April 2016 | 11:15 pm
The U.S. Olympic men's basketball team will face Argentina and three other opponents during a five-game, five-city exhibition tour leading up to the Summer Games.
25 April 2016 | 9:44 pm
On Tuesday, Ka'lia Johnson and Aarau fell behind further in their Semifinal series against Helios with a 79-53 loss. Ka'lia had 15 points.  Karen Twehues had 17 points.  In the win, ex-Iowa State player Chelsea Poppens had 26 points and ex-DII player Marielle Giroud had 15 points. Boxscor…
25 April 2016 | 2:19 pm
Henson Senior Speech…
25 April 2016 | 1:00 pm
Led by Kyrie Irving's huge third quarter, Cleveland finished off the Pistons. USA TODAY Sports AUBURN HILLS, Mich. – Kyrie Irving bookended the third quarter with 10 points in 79 seconds at the start and a halfcourt buzzer-beater at the end. Next he ...
25 April 2016 | 11:47 am