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Duke Basketball: Will Forgotten Man Semi Ojeleye Crack 2014-15 Rotation?

There may not be many finer athletes in all of college basketball than Duke forward Semi Ojeleye. The Kansas native is an explosive leaper, lightning-fast on the break and boasts a 6'7", 230-pound frame that's already NBA-ready. Now,...Show More Summary

Dark Horses with Potential to Win Major NCAA Basketball Conferences in 2014-15

Every year, there are a few dark horses who end up winning regular-season championships in the major conferences of college basketball. I mean, come on, how many people had Virginia beating Duke, North Carolina and Syracuse to win the...Show More Summary

Duke Basketball: Breaking Down Tyus Jones' Chances to Make 2014-15 All-ACC Team

There are few bets in all of college basketball that are safer than saying at least one Duke player will be on the All-ACC team. With all the talent that head coach Mike Krzyzewski brought in this offseason, that will once again be the...Show More Summary

UNC Basketball: Under-the-Radar Threats to Tar Heels in 2014-15 ACC Season

UNC basketball has enough to worry about if it focuses only on the top of the ACC, where the likes of Duke, Virginia and newly arrived Louisville will all be battling the Tar Heels for supremacy. However, if Roy Williams’ troops getShow More Summary

Duke Basketball: What You Need to Know About Blue Devils' 2015 Big Monday Games

Let’s not kid ourselves, national exposure for the Duke basketball program is not exactly a rare occurrence. That’s why it should come as no surprise that Mike Krzyzewski and the Blue Devils will be featured multiple times during ESPN’s Big Monday series of double headers during the 2014-15 season. Show More Summary

Duke Basketball: Things to Worry About for 2015 Season

For diehard fans of any sport, the time leading up to the start of a season is often filled with optimism. There is plenty of excitement as the season starts: Fans are hoping for improvement from returning players and stardom from new...Show More Summary

Does Duke's Chase Jeter Commitment Mean Marshall Plumlee Should Transfer?

Duke basketball has recruited big men off the McDonald's All-American teams since shortly after the inception of said teams. From Danny Ferry back in 1985 to names like Alaa Abdelnaby, Christian Laettner, Cherokee Parks, Elton BrandShow More Summary

Duke Basketball: How Coach K Can Get the Most out of Chase Jeter

Mike Krzyzewski has become an unstoppable force on the recruiting trail for the Duke basketball program. After landing an absolutely loaded 2014 class that includes Jahlil Okafor, Tyus Jones and Justise Winslow, Krzyzewski is chipping away at 2015. Show More Summary

This college basketball HATE MAP proves no one likes Kentucky and Duke

The college basketball hate map is here, and it is as predictable as you might think. At this point, we've seen enough Reddit sports-hate maps to know the problems that come with them. The surveys are typically only open for a few days, the data is coming from a small pool of Reddit users and contributors can easily rig the vote. Show More Summary

Duke Basketball: Breaking Down Blue Devils' 2014-15 Nonconference Schedule

For an elite college basketball program like Duke, compiling its nonconference schedule is a delicate dance. The team wants to entertain its home fans with games against easily beatable opponents, but it's best if those victims are solid enough to also help the RPI come March. Show More Summary

Duke Basketball: The Key to Each Incoming Freshman's 2014-15 Season

How is it that the Duke basketball team that dropped its first postseason game to Mercer is expected to contend for a national title this year after losing both Jabari Parker and Rodney Hood to the draft? You can thank Mike Krzyzewski’s...Show More Summary

Duke is tops in NBA draft production since 1987

The two most famous rivals in college basketball are also the sport's top two programs in terms of producing next-level talent. Ever wondered which college basketball programs have been the most successful in terms of producing NBA draft selections since the advent of the three-point line in 1986-87? Of course you have. Show More Summary

Duke Basketball: Best-Case Recruiting Scenarios for Class of 2015

Duke’s 2015 recruiting class got a big boost earlier this week when Chase Jeter committed to the Blue Devils. With commitments from Jeter and Luke Kennard, Duke joins Arizona as the only schools with multiple 5-star recruits so far in...Show More Summary

Paul George Suffers Terrible Leg Injury at Team USA Scrimmage, Gets Touching Visit from Coach K (Pic)

Duke and Team USA head coach Mike Krzyzewski has taken a lot of heat from basketball fans, mainly due to his associated with the widely disliked Duke program.  But he’s shown time and time again that he stands by his players. The latest such demonstration is in the wake of Team USA member Paul George‘s terrible […]

Coach K Visits Paul George in Hospital After Star Suffers Leg Injury

Many Team USA basketball players have spoken of the positive relationship they've formed with national team coach Mike Krzyzewski. Former Duke star Jay Williams posted a photo on Twitter that helps in part explain why Coach K is so revered: Krzyzewski...Show More Summary

Duke Basketball: Where Blue Devils' Projected Starters Rank vs. ACC Competition

The ACC keeps loading up year after year, and Duke basketball occasionally showed the fatigue of running through the minefield last season. Early conference woes and a quick exit from the NCAA tournament brand 2013-14 as a disappointing...Show More Summary

Duke Basketball: Will Blue Devils Still Be an Elite Offensive Team in 2014-15?

College basketball fans may remember Duke slinking off the court after a 2014 NCAA tournament loss to Mercer, but the Blue Devils were absolutely dominant during the regular season on the offensive end. In fact, Mike Krzyzewski’s squad...Show More Summary

Duke Basketball Recruiting: Luke Kennard Working the Phones for Blue Devils

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Walking around either Louisville or Lexington — the two most basketball-mad cities in one of the most basketball-mad states in the nation — wearing a Duke shirt can sometimes be hazardous to a young man's health. Franklin,...Show More Summary

Gonzaga Basketball: Why the Bulldogs Can Be a Surprise Contender in 2014

Gonzaga won't be mentioned in preseason national championship talk. Not with Kentucky, which added three top recruits to an already stacked roster. Not with Duke, which ushered in Jahlil Okafor and Tyus Jones to an already potent lineup. Show More Summary

Duke Basketball: Recruiting Pitches for 2015 Targets

When deciding on a college to attend, high school recruits find they have plenty of factors at work inside their heads. Playing on television, competing for championships and vying for playing time are just a few of the many things weighing...Show More Summary

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