It is still entirely too early to start picking the 2017 draft of the NBA. However, some names of young basketball players already emerged as top prospects for the league's next generation of stars.
The State Farm Champions Classic has been the biggest regular season day in college basketball since it began in 2011. ESPN announced that the neutral site double header that features Kansas, Michigan State, Kentucky and Duke has been renewed through 2019. Show More Summary
Even with arguably the most talented roster in college basketball next season, Duke has a young squad that is far from perfect. The Blue Devils added four 5-star prospects as part of the No. 1 recruiting class in the country, per 247Sports. Show More Summary
Duke has filled the hole in its men's basketball schedule.
Some of the best players in college basketball next season will be on Duke's roster, but the Blue Devils will still match up with some tough competition over the course of the year. Adding nonconference games against Kansas, Florida, Michigan State, UNLV and more to a difficult ACC slate, and Duke will be challenged throughout the season. Show More Summary
As many of you know by now, Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski will be leading Team USA Men’s Basketball program in search of yet another gold medal in the Olympics in Rio this week. You can find the full schedule of Olympic basketball that is going to be played right here. Stuck at working and […]
College basketball freshmen look poised to dominate the 2017 NBA draft board. Next June's lottery will be loaded with one-and-done prospects. It wouldn't be shocking to see nine of them go in the top 10. Duke, Kentucky and Arizona all...Show More Summary
Even at 69 years old, Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski has to undergo changes just about every year when it comes to his teams. The philosophy and system won't change much regardless of the personnel. The Blue Devils are still going to...Show More Summary
A new 2017 target is emerging for some of college basketball's elite programs. In what's already viewed as a loaded 2017 class with talented wings, it looks like another has emerged on UK's big board. According to CBS Sports' Matt Norlander,...Show More Summary
The State University of New York at Albany has canceled a basketball game at Duke University. Officials say the game would violate New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo's ban on nonessential travel to North Carolina, a ban enacted because of a state law requiring individuals to use the bathroom matching the gender on their birth certificate in government buildings.
With so many talented players on Duke's roster, it might be difficult for individual talents to stand out. College basketball is obviously a team sport, and the ultimate goal is winning a championship, but players want to be recognized for their efforts. Show More Summary
Auburn has never been known for its hoops program, but Pearl is trying to change that. Let's just get this out of the way up front: Auburn basketball won't finish with the best recruiting class in the country. Duke has pulled in the top class two of the last three years and Coach K hasn't signed anyone for 2017 yet. Show More Summary
I know Villanova just won the 2016 NCAA title over North Carolina not too long ago, but when it comes to men’s college basketball, it’s Kentucky and Duke and then everyone else. Head coaches John Calipari and Mike Krzyzewski have turned...Show More Summary
Duke head basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski may be focused on helping Team USA win their third straight Gold Medal at the 2016 Rio Olympics this year, but that doesn’t mean he won’t speak on issues involving the state of North Carolina. He...Show More Summary
College basketball isn't "wide open" anymore. Duke has built a legitimate juggernaut entering the season. The foundation for Mike Krzyzewski's next great team was laid three days after Duke defeated Wisconsin for its fifth national championship in 2014. Show More Summary
Mike Krzyzewski, men’s basketball head coach at Duke, has joined several coaches at North Carolina colleges in speaking out against the state’s controversial House Bill 2 (HB2). The bill requires transgender people to use the bathroom...Show More Summary
Following Albany's decision to pull out of a scheduled game against Duke during the upcoming college basketball season due to New York state's stance against a North Carolina law impacting lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people,...Show More Summary
Last week, the University of Albany announced that it would not be playing its scheduled men’s basketball game at Duke this season because New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has banned state employees from non-essential travel to the state of North Carolina. The edict was issued in response to North Carolina’s House Bill 2, which mandates […]
This week is USA Basketball Training Camp in Las Vegas, and the Duke basketball program is very well-represented. In addition to head coach Mike Krzyzewski, who coaches Team USA, and point guard Kyrie Irving, who is on the roster, several former Blue Devils are part of the USA Select Team training with the future Olympians. Show More Summary
Duke might have the most talented team in college basketball next season, but nothing is guaranteed in sports. Sure, the Blue Devils are adding the No. 1 recruiting class in the country, per 247Sports, while returning a handful of key players from last year's squad. Show More Summary