Duke finally looked a bit more like the team that had been hyped in the preseason but as to date, had not quite lived up to that billing. However Tuesday night’s 79-69 victory saw the Blue Devils get back to solid play on both ends of the court. The Blue Devils were led by Quinn
There was a lot of promise and excitement about the Duke Basketball team, but lets be honest, nothing about the Blue Devil’s last two games that has been exciting. Duke has struggled against two teams, East Carolina and Vermont, that they were expected to defeat by 20 or more points each. Instead the Blue Devils
Rodney Hood scored a career high 30 points helped lead Duke past a scrappy East Carolina team in the second round of NIT Season Tip Off. The Blue Devils jumped out to a 21-7 lead on the Pirates but the visitors from Greenville who were not intimated by playing in Cameron Indoor Stadium. Part of
Don’t call it a blow out at least don’t expect Mike Krzyzewski to judge it as such despite the Duke’s convincing 111-77 opening victory over Davidson. “We played really well. We beat a really good team,” Krzyzewski said “We were really good tonight. People will see the score and say ‘boy they blew them out,’
By Bermuda Bob One of the true and constant bright lights of last season was the guy I nicknamed “Su-Su-Sulaimon” after the Phil Collins song. Quick and dangerous from anywhere on the court, the 6-foot-4 190 pound guard never seemed to have a learning-curve like most freshmen as he fit right into a starting role.
The news that former Memphis basketball player Tarik Black has opted to transfer to Kansas instead of Duke means really one thing for the Blue Devils: They’ll be small, very small. Black the 6-foot-9 big man graduated from Memphis and opted to transfer for his final year of eligibility. Apparently he found a home in
The expectations for the Duke 2013-2014 Blue Devils men’s basketball team are sky high, but their opportunity to meet those expectations could be limited. The Blue Devils return a solid nucleus and will surround them with an exciting recruiting class, but as often is the case in this day and age it might be a