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Kentucky, Kansas, and Duke Have Dominated the NBA Draft over Last Decade

The Kentucky Wildcats had six players drafted in Thursday night’s NBA Draft, tying a record for most drafted in one year. That has been hardly an anomaly under John Calipari. 184 more words

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Thursday's NBA Draft a good one for Atlantic Coast, Southeastern conferences

With Thursday’s NBA Draft in the books, here’s a look at the number of players picked for each school and Division I conference. Unsurprisingly Kentucky led the way amongst schools, with John Calipari seeing six of his players hear their name called andĀ four going in the lottery. 362 more words

Cleveland Trades Tyus Jones To Minnesota

Adrian Wojnarowski is on the case again, this time the Cleveland Cavaliers are trading Tyus Jones to the Minnesota Timberwolves.

While Tyus Jones could have been a very nice backup point guard for the Cavaliers, it still seemed like an odd pick as they have Kyrie Irving and the defensive minded Matthew Dellavedova. 105 more words

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Duke's Mike Krzyzewski discusses desire to see stronger leadership in college basketball

The 2014-15 academic year was an important one in the history of college athletics. With there being multiple lawsuits regarding the use of the names, images and likenesses of student-athletes, not to mention questions as to whether or not scholarships are adequate enough, it’s clear that collegiate athletics are in for some changes in the future. 440 more words

Coach K has a secret Twitter account to follow his players

Duke men’s basketball head coach Mike Krzyzewski does not have an official, verified Twitter account — but he is on Twitter. In an interview with ESPN’s Dana O’Neil, Coach K explained that he isn’t interested in the attention that comes with maintaining a high-profile Twitter account, but he does use Twitter under an alias to keep tabs on his players. 112 more words

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Dan Patrick Show: Duke's Mike Krzyzewski discusses philosophy on taking charges (VIDEO)

Tuesday morning Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski was a guest on “The Dan Patrick Show,” where he and Patrick discussed his playing career at Army and the many lessons he learned under head coach Bob Knight. 78 more words