Changes All Around for Duke Basketball Menâ€™s Basketball Season Opens With Two Unique Events
Nice to see K is still jokey after all these years, he alludes to a possible starting 5, but it’s still too early to tell. Here’s the link from the Chronicle. Some passages of note: Krzyzewski said that transfer Seth Curry looked â€œreally goodâ€ during practice, and even joked that he was trying to â€œpull an Andre [Dawkins]â€ to get … Read More
Nice article by Al Featherson on Andre Dawkins, I’m curious to see him perform in the Blue-White game.
Mason Plumlee or MP2, is probably going to be the better of the two Plumlees at Duke this year. That doesn’t mean Miles hasn’t made leaps and bounds over the summer but Mason comes in ahead of Miles in a few departments by all accounts. Mason provides a bit more athleticism in the post and another option in the middle, … Read More
Ryan Kelly is probably the most intriguing of this years freshmen at 6-9 (or 6-10, depending on who you ask), Ryan has a guard-like mentality, reminding some of Mike Dunleavy. Definitely not a prototypical post player, and will most likely end up on the wing. With a very good shooting stroke and good ball handling skills Ryan will help be … Read More
Andre Dawkins coming into the program a year early might be just what the doctor ordered. Duke was in need of another ball handler and depending on how well of a pre-season he has and how quickly he adjusts to the scheme, he may be the explosive scorer Duke needs. Freshmen aren’t always going to be able to contribute, but … Read More
We don’t completely disagree with his predictions, the top 3 is definitely debatable, and something tells me that UVA will make a push near midseason, they should excellent guard play. http://msn.foxsports.com/cbk/story/10173826/ACC-preview:-Tar-Heels-reload-after-title-run
One can only hope that UNC getting in late on Barnes will favor Duke, but Roy is anything if not persistent, it’s probably going to be close. http://www.accsports.com/blogs/jim-young/200910056100/a-busy-night-at-the-barnes-household.php