Mike Krzyzewski

Head coach Mike Krzyzewski of the Duke Blue Devils directs his players in the first half of the game against St. John's at Madison Square Garden on Jan. 25, 2015. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Duke Imposes Its Will In Second Half, Beats St. John’s For Coach K’s 1,000th Victory

Mike Krzyzewski earned his 1,000th career win Sunday, making him the first NCAA Division I men’s coach to reach the milestone, when No. 5 Duke surged past St. John’s in the second half for a 77-68 victory at Madison Square Garden.

01/26/2015

Fans pull for head coach Mike Krzyzewski of the Duke Blue Devils prior to their game against the Pittsburgh Panthers at Cameron Indoor Stadium on January 19, 2015 in Durham, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Coach K’s First Shot At 1,000 Wins Will Come Against St. John’s At MSG

His first chance to become the first men’s coach in Division I history to reach four figures comes Sunday against St. John’s in Madison Square Garden.

01/20/2015

Coaches Mike Krzyzewski, Jim Boeheim, Tom Thibodeau and Monty Williams of the USA Men's National Team stand during the practice on August 18, 2014 at West Point in West Point, New York. (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Army Grad Coach K Takes Team USA To West Point

“To spend a day here is better than any offensive or defensive drill you could have,” Krzyzewski said. “It bonds the team together and that’s what today was about.”

08/19/2014

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LeBron Leads USA Basketball Team Roster; Melo, D-Will, Chandler Selected

With LeBron James sticking around and some of the NBA’s best players joining him, the U.S. basketball team could be better than ever.

01/23/2014

Head coach Mike Krzyzewski of the Duke Blue Devils (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Rothstein: Monday Morning Notebook; Duke, Dayton, ‘Nova And More

The Blue Devils have three known commodities in Jabari Parker, Rodney Hood and point guard Quinn Cook, but after that everything is in flux.

12/02/2013

The Louisville Cardinals celebrate with the Midwest regional champion trophy after they won 85-63 against the Duke Blue Devils. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Louisville Perseveres Over Duke After Ware’s Gruesome Leg Injury

After Kevin Ware’s scary leg injuy, Louisville persevered over the Duke Blue Devils and into the Final Four.

03/31/2013

Carmelo Anthony #15 of the United States celebrates winning the Men's Basketball gold medal game between the United States and Spain on Day 16 of the London 2012 Olympics Games at North Greenwich Arena on August 12, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

U.S. Men’s Basketball Team Defends Title, Beats Spain To Take Home Gold Medal

The U.S. men’s basketball team defended its title by fighting off another huge challenge from Spain, pulling away in the final minutes for a 107-100 victory and its second straight Olympic championship.

08/12/2012

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Carmelo Anthony, Team USA Put On Olympic Clinic In Record-Shattering Win

The U.S. team had scored 100 points by the middle of the third quarter. It was that kind of night for the Americans.

08/03/2012

The United States during a break in play against France during their game at the London 2012 Olympic Games. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images

Hartnett: No Point In Comparing 2012 USA Basketball To ‘Dream Team’

It’s pointless to compare the 2012 Men’s Olympic basketball roster to the 1992 “Dream Team.” USA’s current roster has their own challenge in front of them.

07/29/2012

Coach K (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

B&C Morning Show: ‘Back-Door Bongoed’ Tambourine Man & A Recco Updated

Before Jerry Recco could get his first update of the morning underway, Craig offered some more details on his ‘run-in’ with former Yankees slugger Cecil Fielder while performing with Bernie Williams last night.

WFAN–07/17/2012

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Rothstein Files: Five Observations From The Champions Classic

Very few times in life do the stars align perfectly, but that’s exactly what happened Tuesday night at Madison Square Garden.

WFAN–11/16/2011

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Coach K Ties Bob Knight Atop Career Wins List

Mike Krzyzewski tied Bob Knight atop the Division I men’s career wins list with his 902nd victory in No. 6 Duke’s 96-55 rout against Presbyterian.

WFAN–11/12/2011

Nolan Smith

Duke Tops UNC To Win ACC Tourney Championship

Nolan Smith had 20 points and the Duke Blue Devils ended No. 6 North Carolina’s run of big comebacks at the ACC tournament, beating the Tar Heels 75-58 in Sunday’s final.

WFAN–03/13/2011

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Keidel: Blame The Hurricane

It seems team sports need villains, players or teams that evoke love or loathing. In college football it’s the Miami Hurricanes that play this role.

WFAN–11/29/2010

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US Basketball ‘B Team’ Aims To Win At Worlds

The US Basketball ‘B Team’ will try to do what the A-listers couldn’t four years ago: win the world’s biggest basketball tournament.

WFAN–08/27/2010

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