1. 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 6 months ago 78,801 reads 15 comments

  2. 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 6 months ago 5,875 reads 22 comments

  3. 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 6 months ago 9,846 reads 150 comments

  4. 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 6 months ago 45,285 reads 25 comments

  5. 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 6 months ago 15,467 reads 85 comments

  6. 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 7 months ago 7,820 reads 19 comments

  7. 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 7 months ago 7,332 reads 29 comments

  8. 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 7 months ago 5,684 reads 4 comments

  9. 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 7 months ago 5,063 reads 7 comments

  10. 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 7 months ago 6,393 reads 19 comments

  11. 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 7 months ago 6,002 reads 15 comments

  12. 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 7 months ago 23,326 reads 57 comments

  13. 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 7 months ago 4,362 reads 9 comments

  14. 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 8 months ago 8,637 reads 6 comments

  15. 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 8 months ago 7,222 reads 10 comments

  16. Brandon Ingram's Breakout vs. Indiana Has Duke's Deep Backcourt Looking Deadly

    Dick Vitale couldn’t stop talking about 4:45 p.m. on the ESPN broadcast. And after the way Brandon Ingram shot the ball Wednesday night, who could blame him? A long, individual ...

    Jason Franchuk Written by Jason Franchuk about 8 months ago 44,323 reads 114 comments

  17. Indiana Player Bumps Coach K on the Way to the Locker Room

    Indiana kept the competition with No. 7 Duke relatively close in the opening minutes of Wednesday's ACC/Big Ten Challenge matchup, even leading the Blue Devils by six points on two different occasions...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 8 months ago 206,903 reads 132 comments

  18. Duke Basketball: Trap Games Blue Devils Must Watch out for in 2015-16

    Duke's next game on the schedule is one that's been circled for months, a matchup with Indiana in the Big Ten/ACC Challenge that figures to be among its toughest tests of the 2015-16 season...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 8 months ago 1,593 reads 4 comments

  19. Duke's Derryck Thornton Finding Little Time for Growing Pains Under Coach K

    For anyone antsy to analyze the play of Duke point guard Derryck Thornton, the freshman's father has one request. "Ten games," Tank Thornton said the week before Thanksgiving...

    Jason King Written by Jason King about 8 months ago 102,037 reads 38 comments

  20. Duke Basketball: 5 Early Adjustments Blue Devils Should Consider

    Three weeks and seven games into the 2015-16 season, Duke has looked very much like a team that had to replace 80 percent of a national-championship-winning starting lineup but also one that has the potential to match last year's feats...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 8 months ago 9,096 reads 17 comments

  21. Duke Fans Create 'Save Jahlil' PSA for 76ers Rookie Jahlil Okafor

    Between their 0-15 start and the 10 losses the team closed last season out with, the Philadelphia 76ers are one loss away from matching the worst losing streak in NBA history—a record the franchise already co-owns with the Cleveland Cavaliers...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 8 months ago 135,157 reads 151 comments

  22. Duke Basketball: Early Concerns for Blue Devils in 2015-16

    There have been both good and bad things from the first piece of the 2015-16 college basketball season for Duke, and not just in terms of wins and losses...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 8 months ago 8,825 reads 46 comments

  23. Duke Basketball: Super-Early Grades for Blue Devils Starters

    Five games are in the books for Duke, not enough to be certain of how the 2015-16 season will go, but an adequate sample size to start assessing its performance...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 8 months ago 11,033 reads 17 comments

  24. Duke Basketball: Early Storylines to Follow in Blue Devils' 2015-16 Season

    Duke's 2015-16 season is only one week old, but already there are a number of storylines that have emerged and need to be monitored as the year progresses...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 8 months ago 3,401 reads 6 comments

  25. Duke Basketball: 5 Takeaways from Blue Devils' Opening Games

    Duke is among the 211 Division I college basketball teams that have already suffered a loss in the 2015-16 season—something the Blue Devils aren't used to so soon in a campaign...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 8 months ago 7,099 reads 36 comments