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  1. Duke’s defense once again an issue as they get taken to overtime by Virginia Tech

    Feb 26, 2015, 12:07 AM EST

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    The Duke defense is the biggest red flag on any true contender.

  2. No. 4 Duke survives No. 15 North Carolina in a thriller

    Feb 18, 2015, 11:41 PM EST

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    This was as good of a game as you will see in college basketball.

  3. Player of the Year Power Rankings: Kaminsky’s postgame, Okafor’s ‘regression’

    Feb 17, 2015, 2:18 PM EST

    Frank Kaminsky, David Rivers, Walter Pitchford

    Frank Kaminsky and Jahlil Okafor are still the nation’s two best players.

  4. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Award, nation’s top center, watch list announced on Monday

    Feb 16, 2015, 12:15 PM EST

    Jahlil Okafor, Frank Kaminsky (AP Photo)

    The top two also happens to be the top two for National Player of the Year.

  5. Player of the Year Power Rankings: It’s time for Frank Kaminsky to get his due

    Feb 10, 2015, 1:36 PM EST

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    Is there a new favorite in the Player of the Year race?

  6. Player of the Year Power Rankings: This four-man race will be special to follow

    Feb 3, 2015, 3:20 PM EST

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    There are four horses in the race for National Player of the Year.

  7. No. 4 Duke ends No. 2 Virginia’s unbeaten season

    Jan 31, 2015, 9:03 PM EST

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    No. 4 Duke lands a stunning, come-from-behind win over No. 2 Virginia.

  8. Jerian Grant, No. 8 Notre Dame erase another double-digit deficit as they beat No. 4 Duke

    Jan 28, 2015, 9:56 PM EST

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    Jerian Grant was the headliner for the Fighting Irish, but he had plenty of help as they erased a ten-point second half deficit.

  9. Player of the Year Power Rankings: Jahlil Okafor, Frank Kaminsky are still 1-2

    Jan 20, 2015, 4:44 PM EST

    Pittsburgh v Duke

    A longer look at how some of the lead guards on this list have fared against elite competition.

  10. Weekly Awards: Larry Nance leads Wyoming, Seton Hall’s pair of upsets

    Jan 5, 2015, 9:00 AM EST

    Larry Nance Jr. (AP Photo)

    Who were the best players and the best teams last week?

  11. ACC Conference Catchup: Duke, Virginia and Louisville give the league star power

    Jan 2, 2015, 11:06 AM EST

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    The ACC is loaded at the top. But there isn’t much after the top five.

  12. Player of the Year Power Rankings: Jahlil Okafor continues to hold top spot

    Dec 30, 2014, 11:15 AM EST

    Jahlil Okafor, Tanner Plomb

    Not much change in the top ten of our Player of the Year rankings.

  13. Late Night Snacks: Jahlil Okafor sets new career high in Duke win, Myles Turner gets first start for Texas

    Dec 29, 2014, 11:10 PM EST

    Toledo v Duke

    Jahlil Okafor set a new career high for points in a Duke win while fellow freshman McDonald’s All-American Myles Turner got his first career start for Texas.

  14. New Year’s Resolutions: Duke Blue Devils

    Dec 24, 2014, 4:00 PM EST

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    What does Duke need to do to remain a title contender this season?

  15. Player of the Year Power Rankings: Jahlil Okafor remains on top

    Dec 23, 2014, 3:33 PM EST

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    Why Jahlil Okafor is so dangerous in the post, Ron Baker’s role change and some love for Ty Wallace.

  16. NBCSports.com Midseason All-American Team

    Dec 22, 2014, 2:28 PM EST

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    With conference play right around the corner, who have been the best players in the country?

  17. New Year’s Resolutions: Duke Blue Devils

    Dec 19, 2014, 11:30 AM EST

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    When you talk Duke basketball in 2014-15, you start with Player of the Year candidate Jahlil Okafor, but there are plenty of other keys to Duke’s success as we get closer to the new year.

  18. Rebounding, foul shooting help No. 2 Duke make up for 19 turnovers in win over UConn

    Dec 19, 2014, 12:41 AM EST

    Mike Krzyzewski

    Even with the win there are things Duke needs to improve upon, most notably the fact that they’ve committed 36 turnovers over the last two games.

  19. Player of the Year Power Rankings: New faces are popping up in our top ten

    Dec 16, 2014, 1:57 PM EST

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    Four new faces in the top ten and two new players in the top five. The tide’s are a-turning.

  20. Coach K takes his team to task: ‘I’m not satisfied with the way we played’

    Dec 16, 2014, 9:42 AM EST

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    Coach K was not happy with a uninspiring win over Elon.