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Aug 5, 2022

Duke basketball commit helping coaches go ‘all-in’ for coveted prospect

A Duke basketball commit is helping his future coaches and land a coveted recruit.  The Duke basketball program already has the top ranked recruiting class in 2023 but one of its pledges is hoping to further the Blue Devils’ stranglehold on the top spot. Caleb Foster, a five-star point guard, told Jason Jordan of Sports Illustrated that […] Duke basketball commit helping coaches go ‘all-in’ for coveted prospect - Ball Durham - Ball Durham - A Duke Blue Devils Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Aug 5, 2022

Duke basketball commit to team up with North Carolina pledge

A Duke basketball commit it teaming up with a North Carolina pledge.  All eyes on Tobacco Road will be on New Jersey this upcoming high school basketball season as a Duke basketball recruit is joining forces with a future North Carolina Tar Heel. Five-star forward Mackenzie Mgbako announced that he will be transferring from Gil […] Duke basketball commit to team up with North Carolina pledge - Ball Durham - Ball Durham - A Duke Blue Devils Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Aug 5, 2022

Duke basketball: Jon Scheyer finally hands out long overdue offer

The Duke basketball program has finally handed out a long overdue offer.  It has felt like a long time coming but the Duke basketball program has finally extended an offer to Don Bosco Prep (NJ) guard Dylan Harper. Harper has been on the Blue Devils’ radar for a while and each time he spoke about […] Duke basketball: Jon Scheyer finally hands out long overdue offer - Ball Durham - Ball Durham - A Duke Blue Devils Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Aug 5, 2022

Duke basketball: Paolo Banchero drops 50 points in homecoming game

Duke basketball forward Paolo Banchero put on a show for his hometown fans.  It has been a long time since former Duke basketball forward Paolo Banchero played in front of his hometown fans in Seattle, Washington. The No. 1 overall pick in the 2022 NBA Draft has not laced up the sneakers in Seattle since […] Duke basketball: Paolo Banchero drops 50 points in homecoming game - Ball Durham - Ball Durham - A Duke Blue Devils Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Jul 29, 2022

Duke basketball: Zion Williamson’s weight could cost him a lot of money

An interesting clause was placed into the contract of Duke basketball star Zion Williamson.  The biggest conversation topic surrounding Duke basketball star Zion Williamson has been his weight and injury history and those stories are becoming prevalent once again. Details of Williamson’s contract surfaced on Thursday night and the Pelicans could reduce the amount of […] Duke basketball: Zion Williamson’s weight could cost him a lot of money - Ball Durham - Ball Durham - A Duke Blue Devils Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Jul 29, 2022

Duke basketball makes Top-6 finalists for most recent offer

The Duke basketball program is still in the hunt for a Class of 2023 prospect.  Good news has reemerged for the Duke basketball program in the Class of 2023 after a string of days in which the Blue Devils were left on the outside looking in. Five-star forward Xavier Booker did not include the five-time […] Duke basketball makes Top-6 finalists for most recent offer - Ball Durham - Ball Durham - A Duke Blue Devils Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Jul 29, 2022

Duke basketball: Michael Jordan adds another Blue Devil to loaded roster

Michael Jordan is adding another Duke basketball player to his loaded roster.  Michael Jordan may be a North Carolina Tar Heel but he has an affixation for former Duke basketball standouts. Jordan inked another Blue Devil to a deal on Thursday afternoon as Paolo Banchero, the No. 1 overall pick in the 2022 NBA Draft, […] Duke basketball: Michael Jordan adds another Blue Devil to loaded roster - Ball Durham - Ball Durham - A Duke Blue Devils Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Jul 29, 2022

Major Duke basketball blunder goes viral on Jeopardy!

There was a major blunder involving the Duke basketball program on Jeopardy! Sports questions on Jeopardy! typically yield hysterical responses and the Duke basketball program was at the center of the latest blunder on the popular game show. The question posed in the ‘Call Yourself a Fan’ category was, “The ‘Cameron Crazies’ are students who […] Major Duke basketball blunder goes viral on Jeopardy! - Ball Durham - Ball Durham - A Duke Blue Devils Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Jul 27, 2022

Duke basketball stunningly strikes out on key recruit

The Duke basketball program struck out on a key player on the recruiting trail.  It has not been often that the Duke basketball program has received bad news on the recruiting trail since Jon Scheyer took over as head coach but a stunning decision was made on Wednesday afternoon regarding the Blue Devils. On3 recruiting […] Duke basketball stunningly strikes out on key recruit - Ball Durham - Ball Durham - A Duke Blue Devils Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Jul 26, 2022

Duke basketball: Jon Scheyer makes another interesting 2023 offer

The Duke basketball program made another interesting offer in the Class of 2023.  It’s the worst kept secret in the country; the Duke basketball program wants to add its top ranked recruiting class in 2023. Kentucky sits mere percentage points behind the Blue Devils in the 247Sports rankings after its addition of five-star forward Justin […] Duke basketball: Jon Scheyer makes another interesting 2023 offer - Ball Durham - Ball Durham - A Duke Blue Devils Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Jul 26, 2022

Duke basketball: Top-20 recruit eliminates Blue Devils from contention

The Duke basketball program is no longer in the running for a Top-20 recruit.   Jon Scheyer is trying to add to the top ranked recruiting class in 2023 but the Duke basketball program will not be in contention for five-star forward Xavier Booker. Booker, the No. 17 player in the On3 consensus recruiting rankings, […] Duke basketball: Top-20 recruit eliminates Blue Devils from contention - Ball Durham - Ball Durham - A Duke Blue Devils Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Jul 26, 2022

Duke basketball freshman impresses professionally on national stage

Duke basketball incoming freshman Tyrese Proctor left a strong national impression There has been one player missing from the Duke basketball summer workouts and its four-star guard Tyrese Proctor. However, Proctor has a good excuse for not being in Durham yet as the 6-foot-5 guard was bursting onto the scene in international competition at the […] Duke basketball freshman impresses professionally on national stage - Ball Durham - Ball Durham - A Duke Blue Devils Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Jul 25, 2022

Duke basketball: Final component of non-conference schedule revealed

The final part of the Duke basketball non-conference schedule has been revealed.  It has been known for weeks what the Duke basketball non-conference schedule would look like but now things are official. The Phil Knight Invitational brackets have been announced and the Blue Devils have been placed in the Phil Knight Legacy Tournament. 2022 Phil […] Duke basketball: Final component of non-conference schedule revealed - Ball Durham - Ball Durham - A Duke Blue Devils Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Jul 25, 2022

Duke basketball: Jon Scheyer hands out big offer in Class of 2024

Duke basketball head coach Jon Scheyer handed out a big offer in the Class of 2024.  There has still yet to be a commitment for the Duke basketball program in the Class of 2024 but head coach Jon Scheyer is looking to change that. Scheyer has already created the top ranked recruiting classes in 2022 […] Duke basketball: Jon Scheyer hands out big offer in Class of 2024 - Ball Durham - Ball Durham - A Duke Blue Devils Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Jul 24, 2022

Duke basketball: Paolo Banchero stuns three-time NBA All-Star

Former Duke basketball star Paolo Banchero looks ready for the NBA.  It did not take long for Paolo Banchero to prove he was ready for the NBA during the Las Vegas Summer League and now the Duke basketball star is taking a step up in competition. Videos emerged of Banchero playing against several established NBA […] Duke basketball: Paolo Banchero stuns three-time NBA All-Star - Ball Durham - Ball Durham - A Duke Blue Devils Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.