Duke offers scholarship to Snoop Dogg’s son

Tuesday, March 12th, 2013

Now before anyone gets too excited about today's headline, let me first be the bearer of bad news: Coach K is not involved in this story in any way. The Raleigh News-Observer is reporting that the Duke football team has offered a scholarship to Class of 2015 wideout Cordell Broadus, better ...

College basketball: Who will be the last unbeaten standing?

Thursday, December 6th, 2012

I wasn't even a twinkle in my father's eye in 1976. But the year is one of my favorites. And it's not because it's the year which produced three of my all-time favorite movies ("Rocky," "All The President's Men" and "Midway"). The year 1976 is known for one thing - at ...

Video: Mason Plumlee alley-oop dunk against Ohio State

Thursday, November 29th, 2012

I am loathe to ever write anything positive about Duke basketball, but credit needs to be given where it's due. On Wednesday night senior Mason Plumlee took an alley-oop pass from sophomore guard Quinn Cook and threw it down with authority. The above video shows just how insane a dunk it ...

Coach K: The Greatest Man In The Universe

Wednesday, November 16th, 2011

Less than a week after warning us about the dangers of lionizing coaches to the point where they were bigger than the institutions they represent, the media went ahead and lionzed a coach to the point where he is bigger than the institution he represents. Mike Krzyzewski became the winningest men's ...

Beware The Guards of Duke

Thursday, June 23rd, 2011

The Cleveland Cavaliers made Duke guard Kyrie Irving the No. 1 pick in the NBA Draft Thursday night, and we're all happy for him. But don't be surprised if this doesn't work out, Cavs fans, and it's not just because you're from Cleveland or we have no idea what Irving's ...

Could Enes Kanter Be The Top Pick In The NBA Draft?

Monday, May 16th, 2011

Virtually every scout across the NBA believes that Duke point guard Kyrie Irving is the top player available in the 2011 NBA Draft. So, what happens if a team that is already set at point guard (like, say the Washington Wizards) snags the top pick in Tuesday night's Draft Lottery? Well, ...

Be Prepared For More Madness Tonight

Thursday, March 24th, 2011

Tonight we will once again be live blogging the NCAA tournament using Cover It Live. The action tips off at 7:15 p.m. as the West's No. 2 seed, San Diego State and No. 3 UConn face off in Anaheim. That will be shortly followed by action from the Southeast region, as ...

What Does Kyrie Irving’s Injury Mean for Duke?

Friday, December 10th, 2010

You didn't really think Duke was going to go undefeated or something this year, did you? Surely, you know better than that. But, naturally, as one of the most talented teams in the country with Nolan Smith, Kyle Singler and freshman sensation Kyrie Irving, mixed in with a very down ACC ...