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Missouri Sen. Claire McCaskill explains controversial NCAA title game 'one-and-done' tweet

Missouri Senator Claire McCaskill said she was merely criticizing a system, not the Duke team or its players when she tweeted that she was rooting for a team with a team with “stars that are actually going to college” moments after the Blue Devils took home the title earlier this month. 405 more words

NCAAB

The Freshman: Why It Worked For Duke And Not Kentucky

Some of today’sĀ basketball players treat college basketballĀ a lot like a stop at a gas station in the middle of a road trip. College basketball to them is just a mere pit stop on the way to the bright lights of the NBA. 726 more words

NCAA

Only One Duke Player Entering the Draft


I should say one so far. The one we expected, Jahlil Okafor, has confirmed he will be entering the 2015 NBA Draft, adding on to the list of “one and dones” from Duke. 55 more words

Ncaa Basketball

Coach K responds to Bo Ryan's 'rent-a-player' barb: 'There is a better choice of words'

Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski addressed Bo Ryan’s complaints made after the NCAA championship about players who only stay at a school for a year in an appearance on ESPN Radio’s The Herd with Colin Cowherd on Wednesday, saying that wished the Wisconsin coach would have chosen his words more carefully. 274 more words

NCAAB

His 'N' Hers

For every Captain America there is an American Avenger; for every Wonder Woman an Amazona.The pages of Golden Age super-hero comics were rife with would-be supermen and women who received one chance at stardom but instead faded immediately into obscurity. 251 more words

Comic Books

One and Done

I love basketball. Despite being vertically challenged I was a very good player in my younger days.

It made my heart swell with pride when at the age of 6 LM informed me that it was his favorite sport. 279 more words

Basketball

TDP 70: Back with a Vengeance

On today’s episode of the Triple Double Podcast Justin and Matt dive into both college and NBA basketball. Topics include; the one-and-done rule, corruption in college basketball, player stipends, the state of basketball operations in Loboland, and the Playoff picture in the NBA. 56 more words

Basketball