Game Preview: Northwest Missouri State Bearcats & Duke Blue Devils (preseason)

Brian HoraceGame Previews, PreviewsLeave a Comment

WATCH LIVE Friday, Duke takes on the Northwest Missouri State University Bearcats in their first preseason game of the season,just a week removed from Countdown to Craziness and the Blue – White. This will be the first chance Duke fans will get to see this iteration of the Blue Devils in action against competition other than themselves. The Bearcats are … Read More

Duke in Depth: Duke vs. UNC

Daniel LandaGeneral InformationLeave a Comment

Thursday marked a colossal win for the Blue Devils as Duke went on to defeat the bad guys by a score of 86-78. Aside from this being arguably the greatest and most competitive rivalry in all of sports, taking down the Tar Heels is by far Duke’s most impressive win of the season. Here are my three takeaways: G-Money Gaining … Read More

Duke in Depth: Duke vs. Pitt

Daniel LandaGeneral InformationLeave a Comment

In Coach K’s return, Duke pulled off their third straight victory on Saturday defeating Pittsburgh by a score of 72-64. It wasn’t a pretty one but a win’s a win… especially in this year’s ACC. With the result, the Blue Devils have surged back into 6th place in the conference with an ACC record of 6-4. Here are my three takeaways: … Read More

Duke’s New Year’s Resolutions

Daniel LandaGeneral Information, Results/ThoughtsLeave a Comment

The Blue Devils’ soap opera non-conference season finally came to a close on Wednesday night. It’s tough to complain, sitting at 12-1, but the season has featured a fair share of road bumps. In order for Duke to have success in what may be the most talented ACC Conference of all-time, a few things must be straightened out. Here are my … Read More

My Early Thoughts on Duke Basketball & the Upcoming Season

Brian HoraceGeneral Information, Recruiting, Results/ThoughtsLeave a Comment

The Cupboard Was Never Bare Conventional wisdom says that Duke would be in trouble with losing a top 5 draft pick, a 5th year senior starter and the only true point guard on the roster. With the exits of Brandon Ingram, Marshall Plumlee and Derryck Thornton, Duke lost  32.7 points and 17.2 rebounds per game. Having to replace this amount … Read More

Gutsy Duke Edges UNC 74-73 | Grayson Allen Scores 23, Brandon Ingram Scores 20

Brian HoraceGeneral Information, Results/ThoughtsLeave a Comment

Wow what a game in Chapel Hill tonight. The Devils walk away with a road victory against the number 5 team in the nation and their arch rivals 74-73. It was a grudge match the entire game although the Tarheels would maintain control until the waning moments of the second half. I tweeted earlier that I didn’t want to hear … Read More

Duke Miracles Past UVA 63-62 on Grayson Allen’s Last Second Shot | Ingram goes for 25

Brian HoraceGeneral Information, Results/ThoughtsLeave a Comment

In a typical ACC grudge match, Duke and UVA grinded, fought and clawed. In a game that could have gone either way down the stretch Malcolm Brogdon put UVA up in the waning seconds of the game with a blind lay-up over Matt Jones. Duke would counter with 6 seconds left, giving the ball to sophomore Grayson Allen and essentially … Read More