Happenings Today and This Week

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-Duke revealed Rodney Hood and Tyler Thornton will be team captains this year.

-Duke 2014 commit Grayson Allen (‏@GraysonJAllen) officially visits Duke will be November 1-2

-Duke head men’s basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski will be a guest on “SportsTalk Live with Brian Mitchell” Thurs., Oct. 3 at 10 p.m. on CSN.

-Duke 2014 target, and the only point guard Duke is targeting in the class has cancelled his official visit to the University of Kentucky. Kentucky garnered a commitment from guard Tyler Ulis so the move my Jones isn’t wholly unexpected.

-Duke 2014 target Reid Travis cancelled a scheduled visit to Notre Dame but nothing to indicate a similar reasoning to the Jones cancellation, apparently will try to visit later in October. Per a tweet by @DarrenWolfson

 

-Justise Winslow, Tyus Jones and Jahlil Okafor will all officially visit Duke on October 25th.

-Practice officially kicked off today with Duke having an open practice tomorrow from 10-11:30 which is free to attend and will be streaming on GoDuke.com, here is a sample instagram from DukeBluePlanet of todays practice http://instagram.com/p/exu8_qRGZ1/#.

Cool article on K “the caretaker of college basketball”

-Today’s press conference with Coach K can be seen here: