1. Duke Basketball: Top Storylines to Follow in Remainder of Regular Season

    A hard-fought 72-65 home win over the Louisville Cardinals on Monday marked the first time during the 2015-16 season that the Duke Blue Devils knocked off a ranked opponent...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 3 months ago 3,744 reads 13 comments

  2. Duke's Grayson Allen Trips Louisville Player

    Grayson Allen doesn't appear to be especially sly. The Duke Blue Devils guard kicked his leg out after being knocked to the ground during Monday night's game against Louisville at Cameron Indoor Stadium, tripping Cardinals forward Raymond Spalding...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 3 months ago 52,204 reads 42 comments

  3. Duke Basketball: Picking Blue Devils' Best Crunch-Time Lineup

    It's important for college basketball teams to get the best sets of players on the court for late-game situations, but sometimes you just have to go with what's available...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 3 months ago 3,943 reads 18 comments

  4. Duke Basketball: Biggest Things We've Learned About Blue Devils in 2015-16

    Duke returned from a week-long hiatus on Tuesday to post a critical 80-71 victory at Georgia Tech, just its second win in the past six games...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 3 months ago 5,721 reads 27 comments

  5. Mike Krzyzewski Illness: Latest on Duke Coach's Status and Return

    Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski is sick and will not coach Tuesday night when the Blue Devils square off against the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets at McCamish Pavilion in Atlanta...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 3 months ago 41,131 reads 45 comments

  6. Duke Basketball: Blue Devils' Keys to a Strong Regular Season Finish

    Duke Basketball is set to return to action Tuesday after more than a week off, a much-needed break that could help get what's been an uneven 2015-16 season back on track...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 3 months ago 5,672 reads 7 comments

  7. Duke Basketball: Ranking the Biggest Games Left on Blue Devils' Schedule

    With four losses in its last five games, Duke is mired in its worst skid in almost a decade. The Blue Devils are 15-6 overall and 4-4 in the ACC , their worst start in the league since 1996-97...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 3 months ago 4,599 reads 15 comments

  8. Is It Time for Duke to Panic After Latest ACC Loss to Miami?

    Nothing describes the current state of Duke basketball better than the moments immediately following its game Monday at Miami...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 3 months ago 23,679 reads 151 comments

  9. Duke Basketball: Each Starter's Biggest Area of Improvement in 2015-16

    The Duke Blue Devils are using an extremely limited rotation of players this season, which puts a premium on their main contributors finding ways to improve their game as the year progresses...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 3 months ago 4,613 reads 14 comments

  10. Duke Basketball: 5 Burning Questions for Remainder of Blue Devils' Season

    Duke's basketball team, for lack of a better term, is reeling. Monday's 64-62 loss to Syracuse was its third in a row and second straight at Cameron Indoor Stadium—skids that haven't occurred since the 2006-07 season...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 3 months ago 6,639 reads 63 comments

  11. Coach Mike Krzyzewski Skips Over Handshakes with Multiple Syracuse Players

    Duke dropped its third consecutive game on Monday night with a 64-62 loss to Syracuse at Cameron Indoor Stadium. Mike Krzyzewski was unhappy—and understandably so...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 3 months ago 78,774 reads 15 comments

  12. Duke Basketball: Keys to Bouncing Back After Consecutive Losses

    For the second year in a row, the Duke Blue Devils find themselves on a two-game losing streak in the middle of January...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 3 months ago 5,866 reads 22 comments

  13. Notre Dame vs. Duke: Score, Highlights and Reaction from 2016 Regular Season

    Duke has been upset by an unranked ACC opponent for the second straight game after Notre Dame stunned the Blue Devils, 95-91, in an offensive shootout at Cameron Indoor Stadium...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 3 months ago 9,826 reads 150 comments

  14. Duke's Luke Kennard Mercilessly Breaks Notre Dame Defender's Ankles

    Rex Pflueger had no idea what was coming. Duke Blue Devils guard Luke Kennard mercilessly broke the Notre Dame freshman's ankles during the second half of Saturday's game with a ...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 3 months ago 45,259 reads 25 comments

  15. Is Duke's Upset Loss to Clemson Cause for Concern?

    Even the best basketball players need a break. Even the greatest of the great occasionally make mistakes and require assistance. But when there's nobody there to back them up, even the most accomplished star athletes can stumble and fall...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 4 months ago 15,464 reads 85 comments

  16. Duke Basketball: 5 Takeaways from the Start of ACC Play

    The Duke Blue Devils are one of four ACC teams who have made it through the first two weekends of conference play without a loss, sitting at 3-0 in the league following Saturday's 82-58 home victory over the Virginia Tech Hokies...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 4 months ago 7,799 reads 19 comments

  17. Duke Basketball: Biggest Question for Each Blue Devils Starter in 2016

    Duke will play its 15th game of the 2015-16 season on Wednesday when it visits Wake Forest, meaning it is almost at the halfway point of the national title defense...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 4 months ago 7,286 reads 29 comments

  18. Duke Basketball: 5 Things Blue Devils Must Prove in Conference Play

    It was a relatively easy start to ACC play for Duke, which opened the league schedule on Saturday with an 81-64 win at Boston College. The Eagles were picked to finish dead last in the conference, though, so not much can be taken from that victory...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 4 months ago 5,617 reads 4 comments

  19. Duke Basketball: 5 New Year's Resolutions for the Blue Devils

    Duke is wrapping up quite a good year, winning the program's fifth national championship back in April and also seeing coach Mike Krzyzewski reach 1,000 career victories...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 4 months ago 5,060 reads 7 comments

  20. Duke Basketball: 5 Things We Learned During Nonconference Play

    Duke still has two games remaining before it dives into the rigorous ACC schedule, but for all intents and purposes the nonconference portion of the season is over...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 4 months ago 6,369 reads 19 comments

  21. How Amile Jefferson's Injury Impacts Duke in 2015-16

    It was five years ago that Duke lost a key contributor to injury at this point in the season yet still managed to win 32 games and earn a No. 1 seed in the NCAA tournament...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 5 months ago 5,999 reads 15 comments

  22. Amile Jefferson Injury: Updates on Duke Forward's Foot and Return

    Duke Blue Devils forward Amile Jefferson has averaged a double-double in the early going this season, but his team will be without him for the foreseeable future thanks to a fracture in his right foot that he suffered Dec...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 5 months ago 23,300 reads 57 comments

  23. Duke Basketball: Blue Devils' Biggest Concerns Ahead of Conference Play

    Duke comes back from a nine-day hiatus when it hosts Georgia Southern on Tuesday. It's one of just four games remaining for the Blue Devils before the calendar switches to 2016 and the schedule moves from nonconference action to ACC play...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 5 months ago 4,289 reads 9 comments

  24. Duke Basketball: 5 Eye-Popping Stats from Blue Devils in 2015-16

    In the grand scheme of things, the only numbers that really matter for Duke are the wins (eight, so far) and losses (one)...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 5 months ago 8,596 reads 6 comments

  25. Duke Basketball: 5 Things on Blue Devils' Holiday Wish List

    After playing nine games in a little more than three weeks, Duke is taking the first of two lengthy breaks before the preseason ends and the ACC slate begins in January. There are just two games between now and Dec...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 5 months ago 7,179 reads 10 comments