Archive for the ‘Duke’ Category

McD’s Week Six Picks

Friday, October 3rd, 2008

Er, morning everyone. Just got up after a long night and I sit down on my couch to find my beloved Hoosiers down 7 to Minny in the second quarter. You know, because fast spread teams like IU have trouble playing in domes. Our offense lends itself much more to ...

Douchebag University

Monday, July 28th, 2008

Once in a great while, you come across a story that makes you wish everyone involved had been aboard the Hindenburg. This is one of those stories. Andrew Giuliani, the son of former New York mayor/sort-of presidential candidate Rudy Giuliani, is suing Duke University because he was kicked off the golf ...

Maui Invitational: Day Three

Thursday, November 22nd, 2007

The final day in Maui is always a sad one. It's my fifth year coming to this tournament and I know I sound like a broken record, but I can't emphasize how great it is. It's such a fun, relaxed, closely packed atmosphere and the competition is always fantastic. This ...

Maui Invitational: Day Two

Wednesday, November 21st, 2007

An interesting day here in Maui. The games weren't great but the performances by individual teams were. In fact, the opening game was the only one that stayed competitive throughout. Chaminade v. LSU LSU continues to disappoint. They have so much athleticism but just don't know how to put it all together ...

Maui Invitational: Day One

Monday, November 19th, 2007

Not to gloat, but being a lucky bastard is fun. For those of you who don't know, every Thanksgiving I spend the week in Maui with my family. Of course, that trip always coincides with college basketball's best preseason tournament, the EA Sports Maui Invitational, so we always get tickets. ...

McRoberts Leaves, Everyone Wins

Tuesday, June 12th, 2007

Everyone can rest easier tonight because Josh McRoberts is leaving Duke. They're really going to miss their underachieving big man in Durham. Wherever will they find 13 points and 8 rebounds per game? What is this, the year for the "little things" forward in the draft? At best, McRoberts is ...

And Vitale Will Still Talk Them Up

Monday, February 12th, 2007

In case you haven't noticed, Duke is kinda terrible right now. Some people have written serious articles about whether anything is wrong with Duke this year, while others have written stories in which they can barely contain their glee. This is one of the latter.So what's the deal, coach K? ...