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Seattle U. goes for British big man

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With the London Olympics coming up, the state of British basketball is a subject of some interest. British players haven’t been the most frequent of DI contributors, but that doesn’t mean they’ve been absent. Former Duke Blue Devil and current Chicago Bull Luol Deng, who is expected to play for England in the 2012 Summer [more]

Austin Rivers formally announces intention to enter NBA draft


Austin Rivers made it official on Monday. He’s leaving to Duke to enter the NBA draft. The news first emerged last week, but the freshman guard discussed it further with his family over the weekend. He’ll hire an agent, precluding any chance of his return. Rivers is expected to be a lottery pick in the [more]

Ryan Kelly isn’t Danny Ferry, but he’s crucial to Duke’s hopes

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Ryan Kelly might not be Duke’s best player or the flashiest, but he might be its valuable. The junior forward missed the ACC tournament because of a sprained right foot. Without him, the Devils lost to Florida State in the semifinals in a game where they could’ve dearly used Kelly’s 3-point shooting (40.8 percent) and [more]