It took nearly three months, but the Lakers finally signed their lone draft pick.
The team announced on Friday the signing of rookie forward Ryan Kelly, from Duke, and, per team policy, terms of the agreement were not released.
Kelly, a 6-foot-11 forward, was selected by the Lakers in the second round (48th overall pick) in the 2013 NBA Draft on June 27.
A former McDonald'...
Duke has announced that Ryan Kelly will be out 12 weeks after having surgery on his injured right foot.
The school said Kelly had the procedure Tuesday.
The Duke-issued timeline would keep the 6-foot-11 senior out until early July. The NBA draft is June 27.
Kelly missed 13 games after hurting the foot Jan. 8 against Clemson. He returned for the win over Miami on March 2 and helped...
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April 09, 2013
Duke better bring its lunch pails and hard hats to Friday nights matchup with Michigan State in the Sweet 16 of the NCAA East Regional in Washington, D.C.
In a town where lobbying, negotiating and posturing are at a premium, this battle may be better suited for the rust belt, or perhaps a back alley in some northeastern city.
Third-seed Michigan State (27-8) thrives on mucking...
The Midwest region is home to the #1 overall seed in the NCAA Tournament, the Louisville Cardinals. Headlining the region with them are legendary programs with legendary coaches, #2 seed Duke and Mike Kryzyzewski and #3 Michigan State and Tom Izzo. Otherwise, at least on paper, this region is pretty devoid of star power. On paper it looks like this region will go mostly chalk, but...
Duke forward Ryan Kelly was in the starting lineup on Saturday night as the third-ranked Blue Devils faced No. 5 Miami.
The 6-foot-11 senior missed the past 13 games with a foot injury. He is averaging 13 points and five rebounds.
Duke spokesman Jon Jackson said before the game that Kelly was set to play against the Hurricanes though it was not known whether he would start.
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March 02, 2013
The Duke Blue Devil basketball team has remained mostly mum on the expected return of forward Ryan Kelly who injured his foot January 8th.
Kelly spoke to reporters for the first time since his injury Sunday night stating that he’d:
Love to play senior night.
Coach K has also said that Kelly, who has yet to practice, would be back soon but gave no details on what “soon” meant...
DURHAM, N.C. -- Duke says senior forward Ryan Kelly is out indefinitely with a right foot injury.
Team officials said Wednesday night that there is no timetable for Kelly's return.
The 6-foot-11 Kelly was hurt late in the first half of the top-ranked Blue Devils' 68-40 win over Clemson on Tuesday night. He had 12 points in the first half but did not play in the second....
DURHAM, NC --- Duke senior forward Ryan Kelly re-injured the same right foot on Tuesday night that kept him out of the ACC and NCAA Tournaments last spring.
Kelly, who scored 12 points in the first half of top-ranked Duke's 68-40 victory over Clemson at Cameron Indoor Stadium, didn't play in the second half, a decision made by Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski after learning his...