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Coach Mike Krzyzewski is coaching Team USA through 2016 after saying he wouldn’t return after the last Olympics. This can be a good thing for Duke basketball going forward or it could cost them some deep tournament runs. He has the most wins in division one basketball history, so hopefully this doesn’t hurt the Blue Devils the next four years.
This will be the third Olympics for coach K and he has done well previously balancing the two jobs. While coaching Team USA the last eight years, he won a National Championship in 2010. This can have immense benefits for Duke in the long run because it has brought his enthusiasm back to the game. It has probably extended his coaching career in the long run, and made sure that he stayed in the college game for the rest of his career.
This has been an overall beneficial experience for Duke and its fans because it made him have new experiences and worked with different coaches. It has also made him try new things at times when the team need...
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