1. 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 5 months ago 5,060 reads 7 comments

  2. 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 5 months ago 6,369 reads 19 comments

  3. 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 6 months ago 5,999 reads 15 comments

  4. 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 6 months ago 23,309 reads 57 comments

  5. 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 6 months ago 4,324 reads 9 comments

  6. 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 6 months ago 8,605 reads 6 comments

  7. 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 6 months ago 7,195 reads 10 comments

  8. 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 6 months ago 44,301 reads 114 comments

  9. 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 6 months ago 206,886 reads 132 comments

  10. 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 6 months ago 1,563 reads 4 comments

  11. 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 6 months ago 102,022 reads 38 comments

  12. 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 6 months ago 9,067 reads 17 comments

  13. 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 6 months ago 135,136 reads 151 comments

  14. 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 6 months ago 8,804 reads 46 comments

  15. 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 6 months ago 11,002 reads 17 comments

  16. 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 6 months ago 3,380 reads 6 comments

  17. 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 6 months ago 7,060 reads 36 comments

  18. Duke Basketball: Predictions for Blue Devils' Toughest Games in 2015-16

    Duke had its way with a pair of outmatched opponents over the weekend to kick off the 2015-16 season, but now comes the real work...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 6 months ago 4,242 reads 21 comments

  19. Duke's Grayson Allen Blows Past Defenders to Throw Down 1-Handed Slam

    Don't doubt Grayson Allen, because he will take what is rightfully his. The Duke Blue Devils sophomore guard blew past a trio of defenders to stuff the basket with a one-handed slam in the first half of Friday's game against Siena...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 7 months ago 40,412 reads 35 comments

  20. Duke Basketball: Complete Roster, Season Preview for 2015-16 Blue Devils

    To paraphrase the Christian Laettner commercial that even Duke fans were downright sick of by the end of the 2015 NCAA tournament, the Blue Devils cannot just kick back and rest on their laurels after winning the national championship...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 7 months ago 13,749 reads 15 comments

  21. Duke Basketball: The Biggest Goal for Each Starter in 2015-16

    From a team standpoint, the Duke men's basketball team's goal is simple and straightforward: repeat as national champions...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 7 months ago 7,201 reads 16 comments

  22. Duke Has Historic NCAA Title Three-Peat in Range After Harry Giles Commitment

    College basketball has changed in the 36 years Mike Krzyzewski has coached at Duke. In a climate in which teams have to reload every year, there were questions about whether the Krzyzewski reign on college basketball was over some seven years ago...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 7 months ago 23,326 reads 114 comments

  23. Projecting Duke's 2016-17 Rotation After Harry Giles' Commitment

    Duke has set itself up for another great run next season after securing the commitment from 5-star prospect Harry Giles. The power forward, rated No...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 7 months ago 24,161 reads 34 comments

  24. Harry Giles to Duke: Blue Devils Land 5-Star PF Prospect

    Harry Giles' basketball career is on hold, at least for the time being, but the 5-star power forward sorted out his future Friday. Giles announced he has committed to Duke, according to SportsCenter ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 7 months ago 45,815 reads 170 comments

  25. Duke Basketball: 5 Bold Predictions for Blue Devils in 2015-16

    What do the defending champions have in store for their encore performance? We'll find out in a little more than a week when Duke opens the 2015-16 season at home against Siena , the start of its quest for a sixth national title and second in a row...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 7 months ago 16,418 reads 44 comments