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Jahlil Okafor forces mere mortal to eat his own dunk attempt

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Former Duke star Jahlil Okafor is one of the top prospects in the upcoming NBA draft, so it’s no surprise he’s ready to defend a drive hoop at all times. 59 more words


Jahlil Okafor can hold a baker's dozen of tennis balls in a single hand

Former Duke standout and NBA prospect Jahlil Okafor was at the Bleacher Report studio on Monday and took part in what we are going to henceforth call The New Roy Hibbert Challenge. 167 more words


Barack Obama Joins Twitter, Immediately Shows His Allegiance To Chicago Sports

The President of the United States has finally joined Twitter. As of this writing, he has but one tweet:

Hello, Twitter! It's Barack. Really! Six years in, they're finally giving me my own account.

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Simply Duke Basketball - 2015 Duke Graduates & Honorees

In today’s article, Bermuda Bob chronicles the academic accomplishments and awards given out at the Annual Post-Season Awards Banquet …

It’s that time of the year when college campuses are overrun by all sorts of young men and women sporting mortarboards, tassels, and gowns.   496 more words

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Simply Duke Basketball - On the Passing of Coach Bill Guthridge ...

Today, we mourn the death of UNC Coach Bill Guthridge after a long illness, with Bermuda Bob handling the tributes …

It is never easy to report the passing of someone everyone knew, respected, and admired.   231 more words

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Simply Duke Basketball - "Ro on Recruiting" - The Changing Mindset of Recruits

In this, his 5th installment, Rowan Shiell examines the changing mindset and requirements of recruits as the “one-and-done” era continues …

Jeff Goodman thinks there is a cloud hanging over North Carolina’s head regarding the academic scandal, and that might be why so many 2015 Recruits spurned North Carolina.   781 more words

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MSU recruiting young superstar Gary Trent Jr.

HOUSTON – One of the younger players who participated in the Nike EYBL session last weekend was Gary Trent Jr., son of the former NBA player. 506 more words