1. Report: Duke's Kyrie Irving May Miss Rest of Season With Injury, So What Now?

    As everyone by now knows, Kyrie Irving is out indefinitely with an unspecified toe injury. And as it turns out it may be more serious than previously thought, with some reports indicating it could be season-ending and involve ligament damage...

    Mike  Kline Written by Mike Kline about over 3 years ago 5,086 reads 53 comments

  2. Duke's Kyrie Irving in Walking Boot With Sprained Toe

    Duke super freshman Kyrie Irving is apparently in a walking boot after suffering a sprained toe Saturday against Butler...

    Mike  Kline Written by Mike Kline about over 3 years ago 1,331 reads 13 comments

  3. College Basketball 2010-11: 10 Conclusions We've Drawn From the Early Action

    College football is winding down—or up—now that bowl season is here, but basketball season is already in full swing...

    Mike  Kline Written by Mike Kline about over 3 years ago 3,028 reads 10 comments

  4. Duke Basketball: Blue Devils Are Good, but Far from Perfect

    Duke basketball fans are understandably excited, but they would do well to calm down after the Blue Devils' 8-0 start. The season is young and Duke, the nation's top ranked team, is coming off a brutal stretch having played and beaten the No...

    Mike  Kline Written by Mike Kline about over 3 years ago 2,532 reads 28 comments

  5. Mike Krzyzewski: Where Does Duke Basketball Coach Stand Among the Greatest Ever?

    Like him or loath him, few can deny Mike Krzyzewski is one of the greatest active college basketball coaches today, if not the greatest...

    Mike  Kline Written by Mike Kline about over 3 years ago 2,662 reads 23 comments

  6. Duke Basketball: Andre Dawkins and Seth Curry Provide Instant Offense Off Bench

    Anytime a team assembles a star-studded starting lineup, it is easy to forget the other guys. Those role players who do the little things that help a team to win. Every team has them and the Duke Blue Devils are no exception...

    Mike  Kline Written by Mike Kline about over 3 years ago 2,158 reads 9 comments

  7. ACC Bowl Outlook: Virginia Tech, NC State and Florida State Vie for Orange Bowl

    As the ACC season winds down, the talk about bowls is hitting full stride. As of now there are currently nine teams eligible to play in bowl games. Those bowls include everything from the Kraft Fight Hunger Bowl to the Champs Sports Bowl...

    Mike  Kline Written by Mike Kline about over 3 years ago 1,281 reads 3 comments

  8. Duke Basketball: Power Ranking the Top Freshmen in the Coach K Era

    Duke has had a number of highly-touted basketball-playing freshmen over the years, and many have played a major role in their first seasons as Blue Devils...

    Mike  Kline Written by Mike Kline about over 3 years ago 17,853 reads 17 comments

  9. Duke Basketball: Mason Plumlee Breaks Out, Miles Slumping and Other Observations

    Duke's win over Marquette was nothing to write home about, but a win is a win. The No.1 team found itself in a battle against a gritty Golden Eagle squad that refused to back down from the Blue Devils...

    Mike  Kline Written by Mike Kline about over 3 years ago 1,451 reads 21 comments

  10. If Cam Newton Is Ineligible, Which 10 Players Are Heisman Trophy Frontrunners?

    In a perfect world in which there was no war, sickness or nasty NCAA investigations of wrongdoing by players, parents and schools, Cam Newton would probably be the clear-cut Heisman favorite...

    Mike  Kline Written by Mike Kline about almost 4 years ago 1,594 reads 6 comments

  11. Duke vs. Georgia Tech: Blue Devils Will Try To Sting Yellow Jackets on Own Turf

    Duke's season is just about over, and with its bowl hopes gone, all it can do is try to play spoiler. Left in the Blue Devils' two-game season are Georgia Tech and North Carolina...

    Mike  Kline Written by Mike Kline about almost 4 years ago 327 reads 2 comments

  12. Kyrie Irving vs. John Wall: It's Closer Than You Think

    In sports you can always count on discussions about several things: stats, winners, losers, facts and opinions...

    Mike  Kline Written by Mike Kline about almost 4 years ago 2,975 reads 6 comments

  13. Duke Football: Talk of Growth, but Same Frustration Surround Status Quo Year

    Another college football season is nearing an end and the Duke Blue Devils find themselves on the outside looking in; again. At 3-7 Duke has no way of making a bowl game, something they haven't done since 1994...

    Mike  Kline Written by Mike Kline about almost 4 years ago 227 reads 0 comments

  14. Kyle Singler and College Basketball's 30 Other Top Frontcourt Players

    The game of basketball—especially at the college level—has become more guard oriented, but there is still a need for interior players...

    Mike  Kline Written by Mike Kline about almost 4 years ago 3,594 reads 16 comments

  15. Duke Basketball: Plumlee Brothers Underwhelm in First Game, But Devils Do Win

    No surprise Duke beat Princeton to extend its non-conference home winning streak to an NCAA-best 78 games on Sunday...

    Mike  Kline Written by Mike Kline about almost 4 years ago 1,602 reads 19 comments

  16. Enes Kanter Situation Offers a Solution To NCAA's Amateur Conundrum

    With the NCAA's decision to make Kentucky big man Enes Kanter ineligible, the governing body of college athletics is showing once again it knows how to wield and crack a whip...

    Mike  Kline Written by Mike Kline about almost 4 years ago 1,193 reads 30 comments

  17. Duke-Boston College: Devils Look To Force the Eagles To Take Flight

    There is no doubt that the current incarnation of the Boston College Eagles prefer to stay grounded. When you have a player like Montel Harris, there isn't much cause to force yourself to throw the ball...

    Mike  Kline Written by Mike Kline about almost 4 years ago 218 reads 0 comments

  18. Duke Administration Cancels Tailgate: Maybe Students Will Go To Games Now

    The Duke University Administration has canceled the school's on campus tailgate event that precedes Duke home football games. The decision was made when a student was found passed out in a porta-potty this past Saturday...

    Mike  Kline Written by Mike Kline about almost 4 years ago 650 reads 0 comments

  19. College Basketball 2010-11: Ranking The Top 50 Coaches in Division I

    With the start of the 2010-11 college basketball season, the debate over the best teams begins. But behind every good team is a good coach...

    Mike  Kline Written by Mike Kline about almost 4 years ago 9,446 reads 15 comments

  20. Duke Basketball: ESPN Article Has Some Speculating About Blue Devil Defections

    With Duke's latest point guard recruit adding to its already abundant supply of guards, the Blue Devils have some believing they have too much of a good thing. In its Insider rumor section (link: http://insider...

    Mike  Kline Written by Mike Kline about almost 4 years ago 3,225 reads 38 comments

  21. Duke Football: Blue Devils Getting Closer To Showing Their Potential

    Duke is on what we call a winning streak. After a 55-48 barn burner at home Saturday, the Blue Devils have something they haven't had much of this season—momentum. The young Duke team grew up just a bit...

    Mike  Kline Written by Mike Kline about almost 4 years ago 268 reads 2 comments

  22. Duke-Virginia: Blue Devils Go for Two in a Row Against Red Hot Cavaliers

    Just a week ago there wasn't much pep in the Duke Football program's step. That changed after last Saturday's win at Navy in what was the Blue Devils' first victory over an FBS school this year and only the second of the season...

    Mike  Kline Written by Mike Kline about almost 4 years ago 195 reads 3 comments

  23. BCS Ranking: Rating the One-Loss Teams

    With every Sunday comes the new BCS rankings which seemingly have everyone confused. Teams that are still undefeated are still shuffling around and a dominating performance in the PAC 10 is considered more valuable than one in the SEC...

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  24. Duke Basketball: 10 Reasons the Blue Devils Won't Go Back-to-Back

    It is easy for Duke fans to get caught up in the hype of a potential national championship repeat. For starters, you bring back two key components from last year's title team, as ...

    Mike  Kline Written by Mike Kline about almost 4 years ago 5,143 reads 12 comments

  25. Duke Quarterbacks Set Tone, Blue Devils Finally Meet Some Expectations

    For at least one game the misery that has been the 2010 season was forgotten for the Duke Blue Devils. There is no mistaking that this season's version of the Blue Devils has not lived up to the excitement that preceded it...

    Mike  Kline Written by Mike Kline about almost 4 years ago 234 reads 1 comments