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Opinion: Zion Williamson wants to play, so he should play. The doubters don't matter

Zion Williamson will return for Duke in the ACC tournament and for those that think he shouldn't play it doesn't matter. He wants to play so he should.

duke basketball - USA Today
1:15pm PDT - March 14th, 2019

AP Top 25 Podcast: Talkin' basketball_ March Madness edition

The madness of March has already begun with conference tournaments in full swing and Selection Sunday looming

duke basketball - USA Today
10:25am PDT - March 13th, 2019

Duke's Zion Williamson Named 2019 Sporting News' Player, Freshman of the Year

Duke Blue Devils superstar forward Zion Williamson was named Sporting News' Player of the Year and Freshman of the Year for the 2018-19 college basketball season on Tuesday...

duke basketball - Bleacher Report
9:36am PDT - March 12th, 2019

Duke's Williamson, UVa's Bennett earn individual ACC awards

Duke's Zion Williamson was selected as the Atlantic Coast Conference's player and rookie of the year, and Virginia coach Tony Bennett was picked as coach of the year

duke basketball - USA Today
11:29am PDT - March 11th, 2019

Best 4K smart TV deals this week: Save on LG, Samsung, VIZIO, Sony, and more on sale

There are a lot of great TV events coming up over the next few weeks — like the final season premiere of Game of Thrones and NCAA's March Madness — that you don't want to miss. Upgrading your old HD TV for a new 4K one would greatly improve your TV-watching e…

duke basketball - Mashable
8:50am PDT - March 11th, 2019

Watson, Jackson lead Providence past Butler 73-67 in OT

Nate Watson scores 21 points, tying his career high, as Providence tops Butler 73-67 in overtime

duke basketball - USA Today
7:04pm PST - February 26th, 2019

No. 20 Virginia Tech topples No. 3 Duke with Zion out

Ty Outlaw hit a tiebreaking 3-pointer with 88 seconds left and No. 20 Virginia Tech beat No. 3 Duke 77-72 while Blue Devils star freshman Zion Williamson sat out his second straight game with a sprained right knee.

duke basketball - USA Today
6:30pm PST - February 26th, 2019

Syracuse coach Boeheim trying to cope with tragic accident

Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim says fatal accident that occurred with him at the wheel "will be with me for the rest of my life"

duke basketball - USA Today
10:49am PST - February 24th, 2019

On College Basketball: Zion Williamson Will Be Fine, but His Teammates Might Not Be

His knee will recover, and the N.B.A. will be getting rid of its “one-and-done” rule, but student-athletes will still come up short.

duke basketball - The New York Times
3:04pm PST - February 22nd, 2019

A Star’s Shoe Breaks, Putting College Basketball Under a Microscope

When Duke’s Zion Williamson injured a knee after one of his Nike sneakers split open, it raised questions about amateurism and shoe companies’ influence in the sport.

duke basketball - The New York Times
6:33pm PST - February 21st, 2019

Nike hit with social media storm after star U.S. college basketball player injured when shoe split during game - The Globe and Mail

Nike hit with social media storm after star U.S. college basketball player injured when shoe split during game The Globe and Mail Why Zion Williamson should sit for rest of NCAA season, healthy or not Sportsnet.ca Duke star Williamson sprains knee after Nike …

duke basketball - The Globe And Mail
3:01pm PST - February 21st, 2019

Zion's freak injury ripples in basketball, business worlds

Soon after Zion Williamson's shoe ripped apart, Nike's stock price took a hit

duke basketball - USA Today
12:38pm PST - February 21st, 2019

DeMarcus Cousins: CBB Is 'Bulls--t'; Zion Williamson Should Prep for NBA

Golden State Warriors center DeMarcus Cousins spoke out against college basketball Thursday and suggested that Duke freshman superstar Zion Williamson should prepare for the NBA rather than finishing out the season...

duke basketball - Bleacher Report
11:48am PST - February 21st, 2019

Has Zion Williamson Played His Last Game at Duke?

Williamson, the star freshman basketball player, could be jeopardizing his career for the glory of a university, Duke, and a company, Nike, that are profiting from his free labor.

duke basketball - The New York Times
11:44am PST - February 21st, 2019

The NBA world called on Zion Williamson to sit out the rest of the college season after his freak injury reignited a debate over NCAA rules

Duke star Zion Williamson tore through his shoe and injured his knee in a game on Wednesday night. While the severity of the injury is unclear, many from the NBA world said that Williamson, who is the presumed No. 1 pick in the 2019 NBA Draft, should sit out …

duke basketball - Business Insider
8:42am PST - February 21st, 2019

Basketball shoe malfunction puts Nike in the spotlight

Nike's shares were set to come under pressure on Thursday after emerging basketball star Zion Williamson was injured when his Nike sneaker split during a game.

duke basketball - Reuters
4:39am PST - February 21st, 2019

Zion Williamson felled by faulty Nike as North Carolina lays waste to Duke

Likely No 1 pick suffers shocking knee injury after 33 seconds Cheapest ticket to rivalry game: $2,500 on secondary market Zion Williamson blew out his shoe, and then No 8 North Carolina blew out top-ranked Duke. Luke Maye took full advantage of a freak injur…

duke basketball - The Guardian (AU)
11:44pm PST - February 20th, 2019

Puma deletes poor-taste tweet about Zion Williamson's Nike shoe mishap

Basketball shoe maker Puma throws shade at Nike after shoe mishap involving Duke's Zion Williamson, but later deletes its tweet.

duke basketball - USA Today
9:12pm PST - February 20th, 2019

Zion Williamson Is Injured as No. 1 Duke Falls to North Carolina

In the first half of Duke’s highly anticipated showdown with North Carolina, the freshman star sprained his right knee when his shoe gave way on the court.

duke basketball - The New York Times
8:46pm PST - February 20th, 2019

Wild photos show Zion Williamson's shoe after it exploded and he injured his knee

Zion Williamson injured his knee just 33 seconds into Wednesday night's highly anticipated game against rival North Carolina. Williamson tried to cut with the basketball and when he planted his left foot, the shoe exploded. The Duke freshman sensation immedia…

duke basketball - Business Insider
7:59pm PST - February 20th, 2019

Zion Williamson's shoe exploded and he appeared to injure his knee in first minute against North Carolina

Zion Williamson injured his knee just 33 seconds into Wednesday night's highly anticipated game against rival North Carolina. Williamson tried to cut with the basketball and when he planted his left foot, the shoe exploded. The Duke freshman sensation immedia…

duke basketball - Business Insider
6:20pm PST - February 20th, 2019

Opinion: Tryin' for Zion has NBA tankin' for rankin' rest of season

Games involving the Knicks, Cavaliers, Suns and Bulls take on added weight, but not because they will provide scintillating basketball.

duke basketball - USA Today
3:02pm PST - February 20th, 2019

Opinion: If Coach K is loose enough to make jokes, rivals should be worried

Despite recent distractions at Duke, Mike Krzyzewski looks loose enough to be making jokes, so the college basketball world should be very worried.

duke basketball - USA Today
6:37am PST - February 17th, 2019

No. 16 Louisville avoids late disaster, beats Clemson 56-55

Christen Cunningham scored 16 of his 18 points in the second half to rally No. 16 Louisville, which hung on for a 56-55 victory over Clemson

duke basketball - USA Today
11:33am PST - February 16th, 2019

LeBron James reveals what impressed him most about Zion Williamson after watching Duke take down UVA

Duke freshman Zion Williamson — the 6-foot-7, 285-pound phenom who has captured the attention of the college basketball world with his rim-shaking dunks and high-flying blocks — has drawn comparisons to four-time NBA MVP LeBron James since high school. This w…

duke basketball - Business Insider
8:08am PST - February 15th, 2019

I just ran into Sean Miller, Shane Battier and other members of #TeamUSA basketball as I was leaving a #ColoradoSprings restaurant. We shook hands and I told him to #BearDown #ArizonaWildcats #Duke

Scott Kilbury (@SKilburyFOX21)
7:26pm PDT - June 16th, 2019
Pugs will styling like their owner come basketball season. #Duke #BlueDevils #DukeDogs #puglife https://t.co/btEsUTGQ9v

Pugs will styling like their owner come basketball season. #Duke #BlueDevils #DukeDogs #puglife https://t.co/btEsUTGQ9v

Mdot Sully (@mikesalot24)
7:26pm PDT - June 16th, 2019

RT @BigShotsNation: Duke Basketball: Blue Devils extend offer to another 2021 five-star in AJ Griffin @BBCbasketball @step_basketball https…

ProScholarsAthletics (@PSACardinals)
6:58pm PDT - June 16th, 2019

RT @BigShotsNation: Duke Basketball: Blue Devils extend offer to another 2021 five-star in AJ Griffin @BBCbasketball @step_basketball https…

Beach Ball Classic (@BBCbasketball)
6:54pm PDT - June 16th, 2019

Duke Basketball: Blue Devils extend offer to another 2021 five-star in AJ Griffin @BBCbasketball @step_basketball https://t.co/ciV3J8mxCj

BIG SH (@BigShotsNation)
6:53pm PDT - June 16th, 2019

David Griffin should hit Vegas because he appears to be on an epic roll. https://t.co/EhrE9b6Xq9

Duke Basketball Report (@DBRsbn)
6:23pm PDT - June 16th, 2019

RT @BallisPsych: After 3 years, Coach K’s record at Duke was 38-47. He’s now the winningest coach in NCAA men’s basketball history. He di…

Theodore J (@teddyjun1)
6:18pm PDT - June 16th, 2019

RT @JeriahMatthew: @Bribreezzzyy I remember when you only tweeted about Duke basketball lol I’ve been off this so maybe you still do but th…

trash panda (@Bribreezzzyy)
5:57pm PDT - June 16th, 2019

I finally let out a season's worth of frustration with RJ Barrett. I'm no longer tentative, keeping him at 3 or 4 or 5 on my board. I am all the way out. https://t.co/GcEDtTCJwq

Brandon Anderson (@wheatonbrando)
5:19pm PDT - June 16th, 2019

RT @KennyDennard: Duke Basketball Historical Update: You may recall that back in 2015, Coach Bill Foster donated an original clock that liv…

Wayne Gooch (@Bluedevilsreign)
4:36pm PDT - June 16th, 2019

Watching the old UNC and Duke game got me ready for basketball season again

itachi uchiha (@WesHeadThaGreat)
3:38pm PDT - June 16th, 2019

RT @KennyDennard: Duke Basketball Historical Update: You may recall that back in 2015, Coach Bill Foster donated an original clock that liv…

Casey Head (@BlueGrassDevil)
2:51pm PDT - June 16th, 2019

You Tube Gold: What Brandon Ingram Brings To The Pelicans https://t.co/CMGax471ue

Duke Basketball Report (@DBRsbn)
8:57pm PDT - June 15th, 2019

Put this guy down for a yes. https://t.co/iT0pDH3zf9

Duke Basketball Report (@DBRsbn)
8:44pm PDT - June 15th, 2019

Pelicans have the brightest future in basketball and Duke was a lock to win the ship last year. Twitter is the best

Kiffen (@bengman84)
8:11pm PDT - June 15th, 2019

Unpopular Opinion: College Basketball Edition~ Duke is the most overrated program in the country. They have not had an all-star caliber NBA player drafted in the 6 or 7 years (besides Kyrie Irving) https://t.co/1wo3ZWIIPi

Joshua Pryor (@pryorjoshua)
7:52pm PDT - June 15th, 2019

RT @twinsrup: Meeting one of the greatest duke players and soon to be one of the great NBA player @Zionwilliamson. Very humble and cool, I…

Derek A. A (@LAYouthElite)
6:50pm PDT - June 15th, 2019

I just got off YouTube. I don’t watch college basketball, except Duke games this past year. I hope the Suns draft Coby White. Reminds me a lot of Kemba Walker.

J Serna (@therealjserna)
6:50pm PDT - June 15th, 2019

RT @twinsrup: Long day but cool watching @UchennaNwoke_ work with the young ladies and share some knowledge during the Duke women's basketb…

Derek A. A (@LAYouthElite)
6:44pm PDT - June 15th, 2019

Me and Dad never been to a UNC Duke Basketball game.... Redskins game.... or a Yankee game, we the biggest sports fans on the planet lol that shit crazy

DEVIN. (@Pray2Breezus)
6:42pm PDT - June 15th, 2019

RT @EvanDaniels: Brandon Boston is down to four schools. What sticks out about each? | Story: https://t.co/ekqRwi9N0y https://t.co/qCJuUr8d…

Robbie Latham (@WestUpperDeck)
6:36pm PDT - June 15th, 2019

RT @east_podcast: Episode 63 - Basketball, Race, and Neoliberalism: a conversation with Nathan Kalman-Lamb @nkalamb is a Lecturing Fellow…

Nathan Kalman-Lamb (@nkalamb)
11:47am PDT - June 15th, 2019

Zion's success at Duke and love for basketball have prepared him for the NBA | 2019 NBA Draft - https://t.co/ArzY327Qro

e-news.US (@e_newsUS)
11:17am PDT - June 15th, 2019

RT @BigShotsNation: Duke Basketball: New name emerges as Coach K pursues epic 2020 class. Dawson Garcia. Coach K and Co. have already sn…

Big Shots Media (@BigShotsMedia)
10:39am PDT - June 15th, 2019

RT @MattGilesBD: As difficult as it may be for a guy with such a friendly personality, Zion Williamson may need to instantly shrink his inn…

Brian Howard (@CoachBHoward)
10:33am PDT - June 15th, 2019

2006 Heat wasn’t that big of a basketball fan but still was alive 2009 Yankees 2001,2010,2015 duke basketball(2001 obviously don’t remember still waiting on the football natty) 2012,2013 heat 2017 Eagles Devils don’t remember either of them but 00,03 https://t.co/nRecrA2Auk

Tyler Bryant (@tylerletcher)
10:28am PDT - June 15th, 2019
Zion's success at Duke and love for basketball have prepared him for the NBA | 2019 NBA Draft - FiWEH Life - https://t.co/ZDGWP3Zxbz https://t.co/XWFO4ofNC8

Zion's success at Duke and love for basketball have prepared him for the NBA | 2019 NBA Draft - FiWEH Life - https://t.co/ZDGWP3Zxbz https://t.co/XWFO4ofNC8

FiWEH Life (@fiweh)
10:20am PDT - June 15th, 2019
Duke Basketball: RJ Barrett is major piece in upcoming wild NBA offseason -  NCAA Basketball - https://t.co/LhEvJbCLAB https://t.co/zBjZYPMF6k

Duke Basketball: RJ Barrett is major piece in upcoming wild NBA offseason - NCAA Basketball - https://t.co/LhEvJbCLAB https://t.co/zBjZYPMF6k

NBA News Now (@NBANewsNow247)
10:05am PDT - June 15th, 2019

RT @AdamRoweTDD: Five-star guard Brandon Boston cuts list to four https://t.co/WfineBRGGu via @247sports

(@ChadxLykins)
10:04am PDT - June 15th, 2019

RT @Ball_Durham: KD ruptured his achilles, Klay Thompson tore his ACL. With those devastating injuries RJ Barrett has become that much mo…

Matt Giles (@MattGilesBD)
9:59am PDT - June 15th, 2019

RT @EvanDaniels: Brandon Boston is down to four schools. What sticks out about each? | Story: https://t.co/ekqRwi9N0y https://t.co/qCJuUr8d…

Logan Fontaine (@loganjfontaine)
9:58am PDT - June 15th, 2019

RT @cdavis20000: Jalen Johnson refutes reports that Duke is the favorite in his recruitment https://t.co/w4qZONy9oM via @ASeaOfBlue

105.7FM The FAN (@1057FMTheFan)
9:49am PDT - June 15th, 2019

Jalen Johnson refutes reports that Duke is the favorite in his recruitment https://t.co/w4qZONy9oM via @ASeaOfBlue

Chris Davis (@cdavis20000)
9:47am PDT - June 15th, 2019

KD ruptured his achilles, Klay Thompson tore his ACL. With those devastating injuries RJ Barrett has become that much more of an important piece in what should be a wild offseason in the NBA #DukeInTheNBA #TheBrotherhood https://t.co/8dDGiCRKBi

Ball Durham (@Ball_Durham)
9:31am PDT - June 15th, 2019

RT @BigShotsNation: Duke Basketball: New name emerges as Coach K pursues epic 2020 class. Dawson Garcia. Coach K and Co. have already sn…

Brian Howard (@CoachBHoward)
5:50am PDT - June 15th, 2019

RT @BigShotsNation: Duke Basketball: New name emerges as Coach K pursues epic 2020 class. Dawson Garcia. Coach K and Co. have already sn…

Dave (@dave_so_irking)
5:39am PDT - June 15th, 2019

Duke Basketball: New name emerges as Coach K pursues epic 2020 class. Dawson Garcia. Coach K and Co. have already snagged 2020 5-star Jeremy Roach offered Walker Kessler, Mark Williams, Jalen Johnson, Scottie Barnes, Cade Cunningham, B.J. Boston. https://t.co/wdFvjIvRaY

BIG SH (@BigShotsNation)
5:38am PDT - June 15th, 2019

Quinn Cook on injured buddy Kevin Durant as his recovery begins https://t.co/xy3kjKeWoI

Duke Basketball Report (@DBRsbn)
5:00am PDT - June 15th, 2019

Check out what I just added to my closet on Poshmark: Nike Basketball Duke Christian Laettner L Jersey. https://t.co/o4Px48eEL4 via @poshmarkapp #shopmycloset

Benjamin Schiltz (@benschiltz)
11:22pm PDT - June 14th, 2019

Duke’s Cam Reddish visits Hawks ahead of draft https://t.co/YJCTb4A85t

AJC (@ajc)
9:17pm PDT - June 14th, 2019