Lance King/Getty Images The No. 8 North Carolina Tar Heels kept bragging rights in college basketball's biggest rivalry. After winning two of last season's three matchups against the Duke Blue Devils, North Carolina walked into Cameron Indoor Stadium on Wednesday and left with a critical 88-72 road victory over the No. 1 team in the…
Gerry Broome/Associated Press In the leadup to the first of this season's two (three? four??) men's basketball matchups between Duke and North Carolina, one of the biggest stories making its rounds on social media was the Super Bowl-level ticket prices just to get into Cameron Indoor Stadium. Between the decades-old rivalry and the limited seating capacity,…
Gerry Broome/Associated Press Duke Blue Devils star Zion Williamson has been diagnosed with a mild knee sprain after leaving Wednesday's 88-72 loss to the North Carolina Tar Heels in the opening minute. SportsCenter @SportsCenterDuke coach Mike Krzyzewski says that Zion Williamson has a mild knee sprain and that his knee is stable. More details will…
Chris O'Meara/Associated Press Atlanta Falcons: Prioritizing O-Line Instead of D-Line The trenches are a sore spot for the Falcons. Both sides of the ball need help, especially if defensive tackle Grady Jarrett leaves during free agency.  Positional value should dictate the Falcons' draft approach, not preference.  Even if the Falcons retain Garrett, they could use…
Walker BuehlerPool/Getty Images Walker Buehler, Los Angeles Dodgers There's a good chance we haven't seen the best Buehler has to offer. That's a scary thought for hitters around the league, considering how dominant he was down the stretch last season in the heat of a pennant race. The 24-year-old posted a 1.62 ERA, 0.77 WHIP…
Sue Ogrocki/Associated Press Coming out of the All-Star break, the competition for the 2018-19 NBA Most Valuable Player is a three-man race.  James Harden won't stop scoring. Giannis Antetokounmpo won't stop dunking. Paul George won't stop making an impact on both ends of the floor.  Others could force their way into the conversation for the…
Lance King/Getty Images Duke Blue Devils freshman Zion Williamson suffered a knee injury in the first minute of Wednesday's game against the North Carolina Tar Heels, and the team announced he was ruled out for the remainder. He went down with the injury after his left shoe ripped as he planted with the ball. He…
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Chuck Burton/Associated Press James Harden is having another MVP-caliber season and is averaging more points per game (36.6) than anyone has since Michael Jordan's heyday. However, not everybody is enjoying the run Harden is on. On Wednesday's Hoop Collective podcast, ESPN's Brian Windhorst said some players around the NBA are a bit annoyed with Harden's style of…
Chris Szagola/Associated Press If anyone in the NBA knows how to reach another level under playoff pressure, it is LeBron James. After all, the four-time MVP has been in the last eight NBA Finals, but he is facing a new challenge on the Los Angeles Lakers. "It's been activated," he said Wednesday when discussing the…
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