Tag: Duke

Hayes Permar

What does Hayes like about sports? Walk offs, walkovers, walk ups, walk outs, walks, Ewoks, “Walk Like A Man” by Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons. He is from Wake County and dropped out of Davidson, UNC and NC State, jumps on whatever in-state bandwagon is currently tracking towards a championship and has a favorite team but pretends he doesn’t for journalistic purposes.

Devils at Deacs: what Vegas might tell us


by Josh Goodson Wake Forest and Duke meet for the second time in as many weeks, this round in Winston-Salem. Duke is 17-2 overall, 5-2 in the ACC and has to try to keep their focus on a team they just beat by double digits and not their upcoming home showdown with Virginia. Wake Forest… Read more »

Duke big men putting aside business at the rim

Through 5 games, Duke’s dunked the ball 35 times. They’ve allowed just 6 dunks against them, and have a league-leading 33 blocks. This post-heavy Duke team attacks the rim on both ends of the court with a level of aggression typically seen by the kinds of teams the Blue Devils struggle to beat. So something… Read more »

Duke’s bigs down Southern, big ups to Wendell Carter

Who won Duke beat Southern University 78-61 to improve to 4-0 on the season why? Duke’s big men were too much for the Jags as freshmen Wendell Carter Jr. and Marvin Bagley III combined for 39 points, 22 rebounds, 8 blocks and 4 assists. GIF Oh my, @GraysonJAllen. 👀😱 #MustSeeACC pic.twitter.com/8N1Z5sVin4 — ACC Digital Network… Read more »

Duke takes on Michigan State: 8 things

The particulars: Duke vs. Michigan State, 7PM ESPN Sharing is caring: Through two games, Duke has 47 assists for 80 made field goals. A season ago, only 47% of Duke’s baskets came from assists and the biggest knock on the offense was a tendency to go stagnant where one player would do work while the other four… Read more »

Week 8 Giftastic ACC Football Power Rankings


NC State stayed at home and worked on how to lose to Notre Dame, Wake Forest couldn’t handle Georgia Tech, and Duke couldn’t get out of their own way against Pitt. And UNC…my god, where to start? Here are the Week 8 Giftastic ACC Football Power Rankings! 1. NC State OFF State didn’t play this… Read more »

Tailgate Forecast for 10/21/2017

GIFs, Weather

In the Tailgate Forecast for 10/21/2017, we head to Atlanta, Greenville, Durham, and Blacksburg to see how your #TailG8 is shaping up this Saturday. Pittsburgh @ Duke, 12:20PM Wallace Wade Stadium, Durham, NC This is what fall football weather is all about. Crisp morning air with temperatures in the lower 50s that steadily climb to… Read more »

Week 8 Giftastic ACC Football Power Rankings


Duke lost a close one at home to FSU, while UNC couldn’t get out of its own way against Virginia. NC State didn’t play well and still beat the pants off Pitt. Wake Forest took the week off, kind of like they did the week prior. Here are the Week 7 Giftastic ACC Football Power… Read more »

Tailgate Weather Forecast for 10/14


Duke and UNC are home this weekend while NC State heads to Pitt. Wake Forest takes a break and ECU heads to Central Florida. Planning to tailgate? Here’s your Tailgate Weather Forecast for 10/14. Florida State @ Duke, 12:00PM Saturday, October 14, Wallace Wade Stadium Let’s be honest. The weather for the first part of… Read more »