Video: Mike Krzyzewski delivers Duke commencement speech

This weekend, Duke University held its graduation ceremony with a very special guest delivering the commencement speech to the Blue Devils grads. The speaker was none other than head men’s basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski. Krzyzewski, who has been wildly successful during his tenure as the Duke bench boss, is recovering from recent surgeries and preparing to lead Team USA in the...
Via Campus Sports Net
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Duke Athletic Director Kevin White Expects Mike Krzyzewski To Coach At Least 5 More Seasons

Twitter/Coach K Any time an older coach goes through a medical procedure, it causes some to question how much longer he will coach, but don’t expect Coach K to hang up his clipboard any time soon after hernia and knee replacement surgeries this year. White spoke to The News & Observer about Krzyzewski’s status, and said that he expects him to coach through the end of the...
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Mike Krzyzewski expected to coach five more years

One thing that has been consistent for nearly four decades now is Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski. He came to the Duke Blue Devils in 1980 after spending five seasons with the Army Black Knights and he has been one of the most dominant coaches of all time since then. It looks like Blue Devils fans have nothing to worry about at least for the next few years. Duke athletic director...
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Coach K expected to lead Duke for at least five more years

Duke University doesn’t expect Mike Krzyzewski to go anywhere anytime soon. Duke athletics director Kevin White told the Herald-Sun of Durham, N.C., he expects Coach K to remain in charge of the storied men’s basketball team for at least another five years, according to USA TODAY. The timetable would take Coach K’s career past the 45-year mark and heading toward a true half...
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21 days ago  |  Discuss

Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski has successful hernia surgery

On Monday morning, Duke Blue Devils head coach Mike Krzyzewski underwent his second successful surgery of the offseason. After undergoing a knee replacement last month, Duke announced on Monday morning that Krzyzewski underwent successful hernia surgery earlier today. Krzyzewski’s recovery time will be four weeks and he says he will be 100 percent in time to lead USA Basketball...
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21 days ago  |  Discuss

Duke Announces That Mike Krzyzewski Had Successful Hernia Surgery

Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski underwent successful hernia surgery this morning, the program announced today. This is the 69-year-old Krzyzewski’s second off-season surgery, as he previously had knee replacement last month.  Duke announces that Coach K has undergone successful hernia repair surgery. Recovery time is four weeks. Had knee surgery in early April — Bret Strelow...
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21 days ago  |  Discuss

Coach K undergoes successful knee replacement surgery

Mike Krzyzewski had successful knee replacement surgery on Sunday, according to multiple reports. The procedure is something that Coach K had been planning on having for a while. “Everything went well” according to Stephen Wiseman of The Durham Herald-Sun. As planned for months, Coach K had his knee replacement surgery today. Everything has gone well, per Duke sources....
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April 03, 2016  |  Discuss

Mike Krzyzewski provides an update on his health

Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski didn’t make the trip to his team’s game at Georgia Tech earlier this week because he was hospitalized in Durham. Today, Coach K returned to the sideline, and after his team’s win over NC State, he provided further updates on what led him to have to sit out his first game since 1995.  Beat writer Laura Keeley of the Raleigh News & Observer...
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February 06, 2016  |  Discuss

Coach K furious about ‘amazing’ no-call at end of Syracuse loss

Duke basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski felt that his team got cheated in a heartbreaking 64-62 loss Monday night, and he made his feelings known after the game with one of the most passive-aggressive rants you will ever see. During his postgame press conference, Coach K described the final play of the game as “amazing” nine times. “It was an amazing ending,” he said. ...
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 19, 2016  |  Discuss

Mike Krzyzewski, Bo Ryan, and the gray area in between

By Joe Diglio We live, by and large, in a results-based society. The reactions following Monday’s national championship game reflected that. Mike Krzyzewski outcoached Bo Ryan. Ryan’s a sore loser. Krzyzewski is the greatest coach of all time. These statements were among the many opinions I read following Duke’s win over Wisconsin. Some were true, others were false, and...
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April 09, 2015  |  Discuss

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