Photo: Duke Fan Gets Tattoo To Commemorate Program’s 5 National Titles

One trend that seems to have taken off in recent years involves fans getting tattoos related to their favorite sports teams. They’re usually pretty ornate, and, um, interesting to say the least.  Take this Duke fan, for instance. He was so moved by his beloved Blue Devils capturing this year’s national championship, the program’s fifth overall, he decided to honor the accomplishment...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

ACC Basketball: NBA prospects at the combine

The NBA Combine is now in full swing. In addition to various drills, measurements and interviews held throughout the process, this year’s combine will feature five-on-five play. These scrimmages are new in 2015 and will give prospects the opportunity to show off their basketball IQ in actual on-court scenarios. UNC’s JP Tokoto has excellent ballhandling and shot selection which...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Duke Officially Welcomes Signee Derryck Thornton To The Program With A Cool Instagram Graphic

Derryck Thornton may be the most crucial member of Duke’s 2015 recruiting class, with the graduation of Quinn Cook and departure of Tyus Jones. Thornton, who reclassified to the 2015 class with his commitment to the Blue Devils, will presumably start at the point for Mike Krzyzewski. He made things official today by signing his Letter of Intent, and Duke celebrated with this cool...
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13 days ago  |  Discuss

Hornets' Gerald Henderson dons cap and gown next to Duke's Quinn Cook

You can't put a price on a good education, even if it means you have to wait until you're already a millionaire to complete your coursework. After all, it's never too late to go back to school, and leaving early to take a seven-figure salary doesn't mean your education is over. The end of the NBA regular season often coincides with guys either going back to class or celebrating...
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

Duke basketball greats sit together at graduation

Graduation is a special moment and all of the Duke Blue Devils who graduated over the weekend got to have some star power added to their ceremony. Former Duke basketball greats Gerald Henderson and Quinn Cook were on stage to graduate. The best part? They sat together. As you would expect, Henderson and Cook being next to each other at graduation led to some conversation on social...
Via Campus Sports Net
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Photo: Former Duke Stars Gerald Henderson and Quinn Cook Are Sitting Together At Commencement Today

Two of the best players the Duke men’s basketball program has produced in the 21st century are officially graduating from the prestigious university today.  Gerald Henderson, who played for the Blue Devils from 2006-09 before departing early for the NBA, and Quinn Cook, who led Duke to a national championship this past season, are graduating together today.  They’re even sitting...
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

Duke Gives Quinn Cook Touching Farewell At Senior Banquet

At their annual senior banquet, the Duke Blue Devils gave Quinn Cook a heart-warming goodbye.
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21 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Quinn Cook gives amazing speech at Duke banquet

Duke Blue Devils guard Quinn Cook capped off an incredible career in Durham with a national championship. After winning the championship, Cook stepped up to the podium during the basketball team’s banquet and delivered an amazing speech that has everyone talking. Check it out below. Can’t get enough of Campus Sports? Follow us on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram to stay updated...
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21 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Quinn Cook Gave An Unbelievable Speech At Duke Basketball’s Banquet

Duke had a lot to celebrate at this season’s basketball banquet, after winning the NCAA Tournament a few weeks prior. From what we’ve seen, the stand-out moment was senior Quinn Cook’s speech at the event, which is an absolute must-watch for all Duke and college basketball fans. Cook, who emerged as a legitimate star for the Blue Devils as a senior, gave an incredibly heartfelt...
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22 days ago  |  Discuss

Top Recruit Brandon Ingram Commits to Duke

Five-star recruit and McDonald’s All-American Brandon Ingram, a small forward from Kinston, North Carolina, has committed to Duke University. ESPN’s Jeff Borzello and Jeff Goodman reported the story. With the addition of Brandon Ingram, Duke now has the No. 1 recruiting class in the country — for the second consecutive season. — Jeff Borzello (@jeffborzello) April 27, 2015...
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29 days ago  |  Discuss

Woman Mistakes Duke’s Quinn Cook For Rapper J. Cole

Some woman at a mall took Duke’s senior guard Quinn Cook for rapper J.Cole, who is a North Carolina native. Cooke even plays it off by pretending to singing J.Cole’s song ‘Apparently.’ A video posted by Nolan Smith (@ndotsmitty) on Apr 21, 2015 at 10:05am PDT The post Woman Mistakes Duke’s Quinn Cook For Rapper J. Cole appeared first on Diehardsport.
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April 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Video: Duke’s Quinn Cook convinces girls he is J. Cole

Duke Blue Devils point guard Quinn Cook is a national champion. The success of Duke this season should have led to some increased notoriety for the 22 year old, but it turns out that he is more recognizable because of somebody he resembles. If you didn’t know, Quinn Cook looks a lot like recording artist J. Cole. So, when he shows up to a mall in Durham, it doesn’t take much...
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April 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Quinn Cook, Nolan Smith Are Roasting Each Other On Instagram

Former Duke stars Quinn Cook and Nolan Smith may be four years apart, but they’ve been best friends for quite some time – it’s well-documented at this point. And every once in a while, best friends rag on each other. Most of the time, it isn’t in public on Instagram, though. Cook and Smith, who are hanging out together this afternoon, are having an Instagram battle posting...
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April 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: 5-Star Point Guard Derryck Thornton Commits To Duke, Will Reclassify To 2015

Just one day after he met face-to-face with Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski, five-star Henderson (Nev.) Findlay Prep point guard Derryck Thornton has committed to the Blue Devils, according to ESPN’s Paul Biancardi.  Breaking News. PG Derryck Thorton has told ESPN that he has made a verbal commitment to Duke. STORY http://t.co/cdlFzc6kM1 — Paul Biancardi (@PaulBiancardi) April...
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April 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Grayson Allen Jokingly Asks Quinn Cook If He Can Come Back For Another Year During #ASKQUINN

Duke senior guard Quinn Cook has run out of eligibility at the collegiate level, but there’s no doubt that he finished his career in style. Cook, a three-year starter for the program, averaged 15.3 points per game his final year in leading the Blue Devils to the national championship. Tuesday, he let his Twitter followers ask him questions about his time in Durham using the hashtag...
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April 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Jeff Capel’s Response To Quinn Cook’s Note Is Absolutely Perfect

Duke senior guard Quinn Cook, one of the few upperclassmen who saw meaningful time for the Blue Devils on the floor during the NCAA Tournament, has a great relationship with the team’s coaching staff. Thursday, we saw yet another example of that fact in action. Duke assistant Jeff Capel posted a photo of a note that Cook left him on his office door from yesterday. In the note,...
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April 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Duke Blue Devils enjoy "magical" season

Quinn Cook turned around and pointed to the Cameron Indoor Stadium rafters, toward those four national championship banners that cast long shadows at Duke.
Via The Denver Post - College Sports
April 08, 2015

Coach K, Duke return home, share national championship with fans

DURHAM, N.C. -- Quinn Cook turned around and pointed to the Cameron Indoor Stadium rafters, toward those four national championship banners that cast long shadows at Duke. Then the Blue Devils captain said: "I think they've got to make some room up there" for another one. Duke brought its latest national championship trophy back to campus Tuesday, with perhaps 8,000 fans flocking...
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April 07, 2015  |  Discuss

GIF: Quinn Cook And Tyus Jones Shared An Incredibly Emotional Post-Game Embrace

Duke just wrapped up the 2015 NCAA Tournament championship with a 68-63 win over Wisconsin in the national championship game. After the victory, Duke senior guard Quinn Cook and freshman guard Tyus Jones shared a very emotional post-game hug as they celebrated head coach Mike Krzyzewski’s fifth national title.  Cook had gotten choked up after Duke advanced to the Final Four. He...
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April 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Duke Blue Devils Advance to National Championship

Quinn Cook #2 looks to pass to Jahlil Okafor #15 of the Duke Blue Devils against the Utah Utes during a South Regional Semifinal game of the 2015 NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament at NRG Stadium on March 27, 2015 in Houston, Texas. (Mandatory Credit: ESPN/Getty Images) The legend of Duke Blue Devils Head Coach Mike Krzyzewski (“Coach K”) continues to grow as he will be coaching...
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April 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Michigan State’s cinderella story ends with beatdown by Duke

Michigan State couldn’t get past Duke in an early non-conference matchup, and it only got worse as the Blue Devils ended the Spartans’ cinderella run at the 2015 NCAA tournament with an 81-61 win in the first national semi-final. Duke’s freshman phoneme, Okafor, ended the game with 18 points on 7 of 11 shooting. But, it was his fellow freshman, Justice Winslow, who led all...
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April 04, 2015  |  Discuss

An Emotional Coach K Explains Why Quinn Cook Always Holds His Hand During Team Huddles

It’s often overlooked how much of an impact college basketball coaches can have on the lives of their players. Friday, during Duke’s Final Four press conference, head coach Mike Krzyzewski reminded us that there is far more going on within many of these programs that just what you see on the court. An emotional Coach K explained his relationship with senior guard Quinn Cook,...
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April 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Seniors lead Duke, Wisconsin, Michigan State to Final Four

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) Quinn Cook is Duke's heart and soul, the senior who suffered through two stunningly early NCAA Tournament exits then slid over to accommodate the arrival of a talented freshman point guard. That's why he won't let the Blue Devils be content with just making it to the Final Four. Look around the Final Four, and there are a lot of seniors taking charge heading into...
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April 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Duke Basketball: Let me HYPE you up!

It’s the Final Four! If that doesn’t already get you excited we might have some work to do. I know I’m excited. This truly struck me when I started researching for this article at 10 in the morning and finally looked up from the computer at 4 pm. Every different video I watched led to another one that just got me more and more amped for game day. Hopefully it can do the same...
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April 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Take A Tour Of Duke’s Hotel Hospitality Room, With Quinn Cook As Your Host

No one on this Duke team was part of the program’s last trip to the Final Four in 2010, but the Blue Devils appear quite at home in Indianapolis. Yesterday, they appeared loose during their first day in Indy, and it looks like they’re finding time to have some fun while preparing for the biggest weekend of the season.  The team has a pretty awesome hospitality room at its disposal...
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April 03, 2015  |  Discuss
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