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Duke Ellington -- Jazz on the Screen: A Jazz and Blues Filmography

This article appears courtesy of David Meeker and the Library of Congress. Learn more about Jazz on Screen. Overview of Jazz on the Screen By David Meeker The cultural, sociological and technical histories of jazz and motion pictures have run in parallel, sometimes intersecting, lines ever since bot...

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: 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

Roddy White finally pays up on Twitter bet

The Falcons receiver made good on his promise to a fan who bet against him during March Madness. In March, Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Roddy White was confident the Duke Blue Devils would easily dispatch the Mercer Bears during the NCAA basketball tournament. 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

Chase Jeter to Duke: Predicting Blue Devils' 2015-16 Rotation

The 2014-15 season is still three months away, but the Duke Blue Devils already scored a huge win for the 2015-16 season with Monday night's commitment from Chase Jeter — the 10th overall player in the 2015 class, according to 247Sports.com. It's...Show More Summary

Chase Jeter to Duke: Blue Devils Land 5-Star PF Prospect

Chase Jeter, a 5-star power forward in the 2015 class, announced his verbal commitment to Duke on Monday night to bolster next year's crop. ESPN's Jeff Goodman reported the news following Jeter's announcement on ESPNU : Sports Illustrated's...Show More Summary

Top recruit Chase Jeter picks Duke

Coach K and the Blue Devils landed the big man from Las Vegas on Monday. The Duke Blue Devils will welcome arguably the best freshman center in the country when Jahlil Okafor makes his college debut this season. A year from now, Duke will again have one of the best freshmen big men when Las Vegas native Chase Jeter suits up for the Blue Devils. 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

Duke Basketball: What Will Quinn Cook's Role Be for Blue Devils in 2014-15?

Quinn Cook will be the only scholarship senior on the Duke basketball team entering the 2014-15 season and has played 104 games throughout his career. Logic would suggest that he will play a major role as a team leader and critical piece to an ACC championship run. Right? Not so fast. Show More Summary

Duke ranked No. 36, Blue Devils look to build on record-setting season

Duke is ranked No. 36 in the Orlando Sentinel College Football Countdown. The Blue Devils look to build on record-setting season.

4-star OLB Ben Humphreys commits to Duke over Miami, Nebraska, Arizona State

The Blue Devils grab their second four-star California commitment out of the 2015 class. Duke pulled off another big recruiting coup Saturday night, landing the commitment of four-star Mater Dei (Calif.) linebacker Ben Humphreys. The...Show More Summary

Five Unheralded Players That Will Be Crucial to the Blue Devils' Success

The Duke Blue Devils return many players from last season’s spectacular run. Quarterback Anthony Boone, running back Josh Snead and wide receiver Jamison Crowder are all back as seniors to try and make a third straight bowl appearance. While...Show More Summary

Duke Basketball: Breaking Down the Blue Devils' Bench for 2014-15 Season

Get ready, basketball fans, because you will be hearing the names of plenty of Duke Blue Devils at the next NBA draft. Mike Krzyzewski’s roster is loaded with game-changing talent, but it’s going to need more than just the headlining...Show More Summary

1 Under-the-Radar Player to Watch in Each Major NCAA Basketball Conference

We all feel like we know who college basketball's stars will be in the 2014-15 season. Duke adds freshman Jahlil Okafor, Louisville's Montrezl Harrell will spend his entire junior season in beast mode, Kentucky still has a deep blueShow More Summary

Duke Basketball Recruiting: Blue Devils' Top Targets in 2015 Class

Mike Krzyzewski is seen as one of the best coaches in the history of college basketball because of his winning pedigree on the court, but the man can recruit as well. Krzyzewski landed an absolutely loaded 2014 class for the Duke program that includes the likes of Jahlil Okafor, Tyus Jones and Justise Winslow. Show More Summary

Duke Basketball: Ranking the Blue Devils' NBA Draft Picks Since 2000

Prospective college basketball players want to know one major question when choosing a program: Can this school help get me to the NBA? Duke has had more success than most in that area, especially in the last 15 years. Since 2000, 20...Show More Summary

Is 4-Star Tyler Petite's Verbal to Duke over USC Starting a Trend or Aberration?

Stating the obvious is a good place to start because it is, if nothing else, a necessary reminder: Duke's David Cutcliffe is doing as good a job as any head coach in college football. Last season, the Blue Devils went 10-4, winning the ACC Coastal and recording double-digit wins for the first time in the program's history. Show More Summary

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