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Does CP3 Deserve the Slander He’s Getting?

Has anyone in NBA history got a bigger pass on being a bonafied star and choking when it matters most than Chris Paul? His teams have blown five 2-0 series lead – an NBA record. As Minnesota Timberwolves guard Pat…

Should the NCAA Limit How Much a Player Can Make From Their NIL?

The NCAA not allowing players to profit off of a multi-billion dollar monopoly for over 100 years is perhaps the biggest Ponzi scheme in North American history. Imagine grossing over a billion dollars in the month of March alone and…

JJ Redick is Always Invited to the Cookout

Often, media pundits and personalities are given the task of debating and inviting hot takes for reactions and click bait. No matter how bad the opinions are, their job is to embrace debate on national platforms in order to drive…

Jon Scheyer Keeps it Straight Outta Durham With Coaching Hire

There’s no place like home, even if that means going into enemy territory to make the necessary adjustments. Jon Scheyer and Duke added Durham roots – hiring Jai Lucas, whose father John Lucas is a Bull City legend, to their…

Is the Transfer Portal Why Top Coaches are Leaving College Basketball?

The NCAA’s transfer portal rule, which allows college athletes to enroll at other universities and be made immediately eligible to play, has had a profound effect on college basketball. Players now have more control than ever over their careers and…

Everything You Need to Know About Duke Football’s Blue & White Spring Game Fan Fest

This Saturday Duke Football begins their 2022-23 campaign live from Wallace Wade stadium with it’s annual Spring Game Kickoff. New head coach Mike Elko, who takes the helm after David Cutcliffe spent 14 years leading the program, looks to revamp…

UNC Falls to Kansas in NCAA Tournament Title Game

In the largest comeback in a NCAA tournament title game history, the Kansas Jayhawks defeated the UNC Tar Heels 72-69. The 8th seeded Tar Heels held a 15 point lead at halftime, but the Jayhawks’ relentless perimeter defense and interior…

Duke’s Nolan Smith Headed Home to Join Louisville Men’s Basketball Program

Duke’s Nolan Smith is headed home to Louisville to join the Cardinals men’s basketball program alongside Kenny Payne. According to ESPN’s Marc Spears, Nolan has accepted the position as associate head coach. Nolan, who won a championship with the 2010…

Duke & UNC Players Discuss Playing for this Moment

The biggest game of their lives on the biggest stage will transpire as Duke takes on UNC inside the Caesers Super Dome in front of 75,000 fans. This is why you come to Duke and North Carolina – for this…

Championship Saturday: UNC & Duke Carry Momentum into Saturday’s Clash

A season series split between two rivalry schools has no affect on Saturday’s matchup between #2 seed Duke and #8 seed UNC, according to Mike Krzyzewski, who spoke with media Thursday. Both teams are different. UNC is a lot better…

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