Marques Bolden Undergoes Surgery for Fractured Nasal Bone

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Per Duke Sports Information: DURHAM, N.C. — Duke has announced that sophomore center Marques Bolden underwent successful surgery today to repair a fractured nasal bone. He is not expected to miss any time. The surgery was performed by Dr. David Powers. The injury occurred during the win at Clemson on February 18, and Bolden played 16 minutes with eight points and five rebounds in Wednesday’s win … Read More

#5 Duke Rolls in Cameron, Knocks off Louisville 82-56; Grayson Allen Explodes for 28, Wendell Carter Scores 18

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I was curious as to which Louisville team would show up in Cameron Indoor Stadium Wednesday night. The team that has played well this season despite the turmoil surrounding them or a team with a chip on their collective shoulders fresh off of an NCAA banner stripping. In the end it would only matter which Duke team showed up. Duke … Read More

In a Battle of top 15 Teams, Duke Holds off Late Clemson Run on the Road 66-57; Grayson Allen Scores 19; Double-Double for Wendell Carter Jr.

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Duke in a surprising battle on the defensive end upends number 11 ranked Clemson 66-57. Duke since going with zone defense as their primary defense has rattled off 3 straight wins. Clemson played the Blue Devils tough, even without 2 of their best players Shelton Mitchell and Donte Grantham were missing from the Clemson lineup. Grantham lost for the year … Read More

Duke Heats up and Downs Virginia Tech 74-52; Grayson Allen Scores 25, Wendell Carter Jr. Notches a Double-Double

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The first 9 minutes were a struggling for Duke, even at home, against the Virginia Tech Hokies. In fact the Blue Devils turned it over 7 times in that time period. Keeping Virginia Tech within striking distance of the lead, Duke turnovers accounted for 11 of Virginia Techs 28 points at the half. Duke spent the next 11 minutes only … Read More

Duke Wins at Georgia Tech 80-69; Grayson Allen Scores 23, Wendell Carter Jr. Scores 19

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For most of Duke’s 80-69 victory over Georgia Tech Duke looked like a team worthy of top 15 ranking, pushing the lead over the Yellow Jackets to 26 at one point. As per usual with Coach K’s latest crop of young Devils, the second half happens. It’s not clear whether this Duke team simply lacks a killer instinct, whether they … Read More