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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

RT @si_ncaabb: CBS has never dedicated a camera to a single player…until Zion https://t.co/Nh6g6pKnbu

Alex (@CheckYesVanjie)
3:09pm PDT - March 26th, 2019

RT @VeilMarketBot: "Will Duke advance to the Final Four in the 2019 NCAA Mens Basketball Tournament" https://t.co/si5exfJjzZ #usercreated

Jade (@cryptolane8)
3:08pm PDT - March 26th, 2019

RT @dessi_121: Unpopular opinion: College basketball Duke is NOT as good as ESPN makes them out to be https://t.co/d4dHPvjRku

DAREALEST (@theyLOVEbvbydee)
3:05pm PDT - March 26th, 2019

RT @dessi_121: Unpopular opinion: College basketball Duke is NOT as good as ESPN makes them out to be https://t.co/d4dHPvjRku

PipeItUp (@GrayPiper)
3:02pm PDT - March 26th, 2019

RT @dessi_121: Unpopular opinion: College basketball Duke is NOT as good as ESPN makes them out to be https://t.co/d4dHPvjRku

ry (@ryleethomas__)
3:02pm PDT - March 26th, 2019

Here is latest details of #UCF #Duke TV numbers on @UCF_Banneret on National and local TV ratings and numbers with updated information from today. https://t.co/8eZa7ZBrLy

Eric Lopez (@EricLopezELO)
3:02pm PDT - March 26th, 2019

RT @IMGAudio: “When you don’t know what to say, just say Virginia Tech Basketball.” While you’re waiting for the Sweet 16, relive @HokiesM

FnA VT Hokies (@FnA_VTHokies)
2:59pm PDT - March 26th, 2019

RT @NBAonTNT: “That’s what we do, we play basketball.” Charles Barkley weighs in on Zion Williamson's situation at Duke. https://t.co/7foE…

Shane Cox (@Shane3Cox)
2:59pm PDT - March 26th, 2019

Sweet 16 Predictions: Duke Blue Devils vs Virginia Tech Hokies https://t.co/s0dTcIloQK

WagerTalkNews (@WagerTalkNews)
2:59pm PDT - March 26th, 2019

RT @marchmadness: Thursday, 3/28: 7:09 CBS: Florida St.-Gonzaga 7:29 TBS: Purdue-Tennessee 9:39 CBS: Texas Tech-Michigan 9:59 TBS: Oregon-V…

Susan (@NatsVT)
2:53pm PDT - March 26th, 2019

RT @AlMartinWKAR: Listen as we talk with @JosephDandronMI, recapping the #MSU / #NotreDame women's basketball matchup. What are the season…

Joseph Dandron (@JosephDandronMI)
2:49pm PDT - March 26th, 2019

RT @Ball_Durham: Zion Williamson has been award the Wayman Tisdale Award as the National Freshman of the Year by the U.S. Basketball Write…

Sean (@SinisterDuke)
2:48pm PDT - March 26th, 2019

RT @dessi_121: Unpopular opinion: College basketball Duke is NOT as good as ESPN makes them out to be https://t.co/d4dHPvjRku

big honey (@_TheDaeshGodd)
2:48pm PDT - March 26th, 2019

RT @dessi_121: Unpopular opinion: College basketball Duke is NOT as good as ESPN makes them out to be https://t.co/d4dHPvjRku

Trey McCoy (@Bears33Tm)
2:45pm PDT - March 26th, 2019

I like basketball and coach k and i grew up in a house that didn’t really care for it so i watched on my own and developed a liking for duke but i didnt start really hating uk until twitter came around lol https://t.co/ENoPBekI5v

Dre (@DeondreM35)
2:45pm PDT - March 26th, 2019

Refreshing attitude from UCF's basketball coach. HIs son is classy too. https://t.co/BYlLCJaHuz

Julie Anderson (@Juliea712)
2:45pm PDT - March 26th, 2019

RT @WagerTalk: Duke Blue Devils vs Virginia Tech Hokies Sweet 16 Predictions and Handicapping Preview from Vegas with @teddy_covers @BLeona

teddy sevransky (@teddy_covers)
2:45pm PDT - March 26th, 2019

RT @scary_sandwich: Greatest rivalries in college basketball: 1. Duke vs. UNC 2. UVA vs. 16 seeds

Ana Campbell (@AnaCamp35064016)
2:42pm PDT - March 26th, 2019

RT @restinpeacethot: my girl said she wanna travel so i handed her a basketball & told her “take three steps”

Verquatice Duke Hill (@CMG_duke)
2:40pm PDT - March 26th, 2019

RT @wheatonbrando: My annual March Madness manifesto is here! 10K words breaking down every team & matchup using a unique angle: HISTORY.…

Tweetgood Mac (@SnottieDrippen)
2:37pm PDT - March 26th, 2019

RT @WagerTalk: Duke Blue Devils vs Virginia Tech Hokies Sweet 16 Predictions and Handicapping Preview from Vegas with @teddy_covers @BLeona

Ralph Michaels (@CalSportsLV)
2:36pm PDT - March 26th, 2019

RT @dessi_121: Unpopular opinion: College basketball Duke is NOT as good as ESPN makes them out to be https://t.co/d4dHPvjRku

girl. (@iyannajanae_)
2:36pm PDT - March 26th, 2019

RT @dessi_121: Unpopular opinion: College basketball Duke is NOT as good as ESPN makes them out to be https://t.co/d4dHPvjRku

jamie (@jaymo_p13)
2:35pm PDT - March 26th, 2019

Zion Williamson today is a top 20 basketball player in the world. Don’t @ me #duke

ZachsOnZachs (@ZDearien)
1:49pm PDT - March 26th, 2019

Virginia vs. Oregon (Thursday) and Virginia Tech vs. Duke (Friday) tip off after 9 p.m. https://t.co/BA4fIgtn0E

VirginianPilotSports (@PilotSportsNow)
1:47pm PDT - March 26th, 2019

RT @MBeller: UCF didn’t uncover some secret blueprint for beating Duke. It exploited known weaknesses, which it was uniquely positioned to…

Dylan (@dfines31)
1:45pm PDT - March 26th, 2019

RT @DevinKeller25: Poor UCF fans.. Losing to Duke by a missed layup in basketball and thinking they’re good enough to make the College Foo…

The Kevin Robinson (@KevinRobison0)
1:45pm PDT - March 26th, 2019

This can't be true. Duke is a super-prestigious, non-profit university. Beyond reproach. e.g...Its basketball players are all uniquely accomplished scholar-athletes who, unlike at all the other schools, definitely could have gotten into Duke if they didn't play basketball. https://t.co/NWvBwWpK4d

Steve Quattrociocchi (@Quattrociocchi)
1:44pm PDT - March 26th, 2019

RT @dessi_121: Unpopular opinion: College basketball Duke is NOT as good as ESPN makes them out to be https://t.co/d4dHPvjRku

Sarah (@sarahb1095)
1:44pm PDT - March 26th, 2019

RT @marchmadness: Thursday, 3/28: 7:09 CBS: Florida St.-Gonzaga 7:29 TBS: Purdue-Tennessee 9:39 CBS: Texas Tech-Michigan 9:59 TBS: Oregon-V…

James Taylor Smith (@jtsmith414)
1:41pm PDT - March 26th, 2019

RT @JerryTipton: PJ Washington makes the National Association of Basketball Coaches' third All-American team. First team is RJ Barrett (Duk…

Tim Martin (@TimMartin_TX)
1:39pm PDT - March 26th, 2019

RT @jamiewboggs: Jay Bilas ranks the Sweet 16, makes Houston vs. Kentucky prediction https://t.co/aiOTYdA8TQ

Jason Marcum (@marcum89)
1:35pm PDT - March 26th, 2019

RT @jamiewboggs: Jay Bilas ranks the Sweet 16, makes Houston vs. Kentucky prediction https://t.co/aiOTYdA8TQ

A Sea of Blue (@ASeaOfBlue)
1:35pm PDT - March 26th, 2019

RT @wheatonbrando: My annual March Madness manifesto is here! 10K words breaking down every team & matchup using a unique angle: HISTORY.…

Brandon Anderson (@wheatonbrando)
1:33pm PDT - March 26th, 2019

RT @MBeller: UCF didn’t uncover some secret blueprint for beating Duke. It exploited known weaknesses, which it was uniquely positioned to…

Jamez (@OBJamez)
1:33pm PDT - March 26th, 2019
RT @DukeOfHoops: Zion Williamson Wins Tisdale Award as Nation’s Best Freshman - Duke Report https://t.co/kqAjv5qJui https://t.co/z2tyw04dPh

RT @DukeOfHoops: Zion Williamson Wins Tisdale Award as Nation’s Best Freshman - Duke Report https://t.co/kqAjv5qJui https://t.co/z2tyw04dPh

Brian Howard (@CoachBHoward)
1:32pm PDT - March 26th, 2019

We said Zion for the Knicks NOT Jones for the Giants. NYC wants a Duke athlete to right the ship for a franchise but we are talking about BASKETBALL!!!

BigBlueG-Men26 (@G_Men1326)
1:32pm PDT - March 26th, 2019

Good luck to everyone playing in the annual “Duke Tournament” at the OBGC tonight! I’m planning on taking in some games on Wednesday. Always lots of local basketball talent on display #WCDO

Nate Lull (@NateLull)
1:19pm PDT - March 26th, 2019

RT @dessi_121: Unpopular opinion: College basketball Duke is NOT as good as ESPN makes them out to be https://t.co/d4dHPvjRku

Anna (@AnnaaMerulla)
1:19pm PDT - March 26th, 2019

RT @dessi_121: Unpopular opinion: College basketball Duke is NOT as good as ESPN makes them out to be https://t.co/d4dHPvjRku

Emily Strzelinski (@emilyaski)
1:15pm PDT - March 26th, 2019