1. If the ACC Wins the Big Ten-ACC Challenge Again, It's Time to Rename It

    The Big Ten-ACC Challenge has been an early season treat for college basketball fans since it's inception in 1999—at least for ACC fans anyway...

    Justin McTeer Written by Justin McTeer about 5 years ago 1,766 reads 6 comments

  2. Devil's Advocate: Duke Is Athletic Enough

    Welcome to Devil's Advocate, my weekly Duke Basketball column.  Each week, I'll take on a common argument or criticism against Duke used by analysts and/or Duke haters. My opinion might not be correct, but I'm just playing Devil's Advocate...

    Justin McTeer Written by Justin McTeer about 5 years ago 1,288 reads 6 comments

  3. ACC Roll Call: Duke, North Carolina, and Georgia Tech

    Granted, it's only November. It's much too early to start making postseason projections, crowning conference champions, or filling out brackets...

    Justin McTeer Written by Justin McTeer about 5 years ago 661 reads 4 comments

  4. Devil's Advocate: Stop Saying Jon Scheyer Isn't a Point Guard

    Welcome to Devil's Advocate, my new weekly column.  Each week, I'll take on a common argument or criticism against Duke used by analysts and/or Duke haters.  My opinion might not be correct, but I'm just playing Devil's Advocate...

    Justin McTeer Written by Justin McTeer about 5 years ago 875 reads 5 comments

  5. Has Duke Coach Mike Krzyzewski Lost His Recruiting Touch?

    It's official—Harrison Barnes is a Tar Heel. It will take a few days (okay, months) for the meltdown of the Duke fan base to clear, but when the dust settles, questions will remain...

    Justin McTeer Written by Justin McTeer about 5 years ago 3,058 reads 78 comments

  6. Getting Off the Bleachers: An Interview with Dominique Wilkins

    Atlanta, GA— Thanks to a partnership with the NBA, HP, and Microsoft, Dominique Wilkins was at a local Atlanta Best Buy on Saturday to meet with fans and help promote the launch of Windows 7...

    Justin McTeer Written by Justin McTeer about 5 years ago 488 reads 11 comments

  7. Your Chance to Meet an NBA Legend

    As fans, there may only be a few things we enjoy more than sitting in the stands and watching NBA greats do their thing. One of those things would certainly be meeting those greats face to face...

    Justin McTeer Written by Justin McTeer about 5 years ago 436 reads 0 comments

  8. What Harrison Barnes' Decision Means for Duke

    Remember, remember the twelfth of November—if you're a Duke fan. That appears to be the day Harrison Barnes, the nation's top-ranked recruit, will announce which school will benefit from his numerous talents...

    Justin McTeer Written by Justin McTeer about 5 years ago 15,468 reads 63 comments

  9. Duke Basketball Season Breakdown Part Three: Bench Brings Offense, Experience

    This is the final preview breaking down the Duke basketball season. This series represents a collaboration between members of the Bleacher Report Duke Basketball Page and looks at the Blue Devils' frontcourt, backcourt, and bench...

    Justin McTeer Written by Justin McTeer about 5 years ago 1,015 reads 3 comments

  10. Kyrie Irving's Commitment Ends Duke's Recruiting Woes

    If I had to guess what Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski is doing right now, I'd say he's smiling. He should be since Kyrie Irving, the nation's second-rated point guard, just committed to the Blue Devils on ESPNU...

    Justin McTeer Written by Justin McTeer about 5 years ago 3,936 reads 6 comments

  11. Duke Basketball, Facebook, and the Domino Effect One Has on the Other

    To say that the nature of college basketball recruiting has become more complex over the last few decades would be an understatement in the same realm of calling Chris Paul "quick" or Shaquille O'neal "tall...

    Justin McTeer Written by Justin McTeer about 5 years ago 3,010 reads 14 comments

  12. Kyrie Irving's Potential Impact with the Blue Devils

    Duke’s 2010 recruiting class has the potential to be the best class the Blue Devils have secured in nearly a decade...

    Justin McTeer Written by Justin McTeer about 5 years ago 3,632 reads 9 comments

  13. Jon Scheyer Is on Point for Duke

    The Blue Devils' point guard issues have been well documented over the last few seasons, so there's no need to go on-and-on about the carousel ride that was Duke's starting point guard role last season...

    Justin McTeer Written by Justin McTeer about over 5 years ago 2,489 reads 6 comments

  14. Are the 2009-10 Duke Blue Devils Under-Hyped?

    I'll be the first to admit that thinking about the Duke Blue Devils as an overlooked team sounds ridiculous. As is the case most seasons, the Blue Devils will likely go into the season as a top 10 team...

    Justin McTeer Written by Justin McTeer about over 5 years ago 5,201 reads 10 comments

  15. Coach Mike Krzyzewski Overhauling Duke with Devilish New Approach to Recruiting

    The struggles of Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski's recruiting efforts in recent years have been well documented. While he's successfully recruited McDonald's All-American after McDonald's All-American, ...

    Justin McTeer Written by Justin McTeer about over 5 years ago 22,490 reads 12 comments

  16. The State of Duke Basketball: 2010

    To put it mildly, Mike Krzyzewski is trying to make a bold statement with his 2010 recruiting class. The last few seasons of Duke basketball, though respectable in terms of wins, have failed ...

    Justin McTeer Written by Justin McTeer about over 5 years ago 12,177 reads 12 comments

  17. North Carolina, UCLA, and Unrealistic Expectations

    Last season's Tar Heel team was certainly one of the most talented teams college basketball has seen in a long time. That talent led North Carolina to consecutive Final Four appearances and ...

    Justin McTeer Written by Justin McTeer about over 5 years ago 1,379 reads 16 comments

  18. Will Someone Other Than Duke or North Carolina Win the ACC?

    The ACC has earned a reputation for being a top-heavy basketball conference in recent years. Over the last 13 seasons, only one team (Maryland) other than the Blue Devils or Tar Heels has won an ACC title...

    Justin McTeer Written by Justin McTeer about over 5 years ago 678 reads 20 comments

  19. The State of Duke Basketball: Coach K's Olympic Commitment

    Not many people in Mike Krzyzewski's position are interested in a second job. But that's exactly what Coach K has with USA basketball, albeit a part-time gig...

    Justin McTeer Written by Justin McTeer about over 5 years ago 1,565 reads 21 comments

  20. The State of Duke Basketball: Development Issues

    It's no secret that the Duke basketball program hasn't been what it used to be in recent years. Of course, few programs have ever achieved the status of what Duke "used to be...

    Justin McTeer Written by Justin McTeer about over 5 years ago 1,263 reads 5 comments

  21. The State of Duke Basketball: Mike Krzyzewski's Recruiting Misses

    The Duke Blue Devils finished last season with 30 wins, an ACC tournament title, and a trip to the Sweet 16. That's a successful season by any stretch of the imagination...

    Justin McTeer Written by Justin McTeer about over 5 years ago 3,895 reads 5 comments

  22. The "What Ifs" of Duke Basketball: Ryan Kelly

    Referring to incoming Duke freshman Ryan Kelly as a "what if" would have been appropriate a few weeks ago. Gerald Henderson had yet to hire an agent and seal his status as an NBA rookie next ...

    Justin McTeer Written by Justin McTeer about over 5 years ago 4,601 reads 5 comments

  23. The "What Ifs" of Duke Basketball: Mason Plumlee

    Since the departure of Josh McRoberts, the Blue Devils have had to do without an inside offensive presence. McRoberts averaged 13 points per game in his final season with Duke...

    Justin McTeer Written by Justin McTeer about over 5 years ago 4,271 reads 4 comments

  24. Gerald Henderson's Early Departure: A Good Thing for Duke?

    Gerald Henderson's decision to forgo his senior year at Duke and declare for the NBA draft isn't exactly earth-shattering news. Sure, there are things he needs to work on (ball-handling, perimeter shot, etc...

    Justin McTeer Written by Justin McTeer about over 5 years ago 5,673 reads 21 comments

  25. The "What Ifs" of Duke Basketball: Miles Plumlee

    This Duke offseason is shaping up to be one of the most interesting, and important, Blue Devil offseasons in years. It's one that has already seen a surprise transfer to Duke compliments of Seth ...

    Justin McTeer Written by Justin McTeer about over 5 years ago 7,027 reads 14 comments