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New Year, same old problems - short bench, no big men....

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  • dukefanv12 Nov 13, 5:44 p.m.
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    And thus starts a new year for Duke BBall. We think we're ok, since we scrimmage against ourselves, or take on an undersized Davidson, and play just about everyone. Now we played a real game, and the same old warts pop out. Granted Parker is a beast, and can play anywhere, and Hood is not far behind, but that is it. Maybe there is an under-development of the 15 to 21 feet of Plumblee left, maybe there is a lack of recruiting of a real big man. We'll do fine until we meet another big team in the Tourney. The posts here will be a delusional as every other year that we're great, but this isn't going to be 'our year'....

  • 903 Hook em banned Nov 13, 5:56 p.m.
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    If it's national title or fail for you, you've only been happy with the results 4 years in the last 33.

    Maybe you should just be a fan of whoever's number 1 every year instead of being a "dukefan"...

  • dukefanv12 Nov 13, 6:00 p.m.
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    Nowhere did I say that it was an NT or fail.

    And thanks for avoiding the issue. Pls, only REAL Duke Fans need comment.

  • 903 Hook em banned Nov 13, 6:13 p.m.
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    UNC's had better big men than Duke the last 9 games...How many of those games did they win?

  • seedofdoubt Nov 13, 6:50 p.m.
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    And thus starts a new year for Duke BBall. We think we're ok, since we scrimmage against... View More

    — Posted by dukefanv12

    2 games and you have the GALL to define the entire season. Kansas won that game in the last 4 minutes, not because of who had bigs or a deep bench. Kansas hit overdrive in their transition and Duke had the wheels fall off at the same time. Duke have their fair share of tall players and Duke has a good, solid bench. Your conclusions are premature and based on supposition. Claiming your negativity as honesty and calling other posters as "delusional" looks suspiciously like the ruse of a pretender. I question your Duke Fan status.

  • MoDukev3 Nov 13, 7:07 p.m.
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    I could have sworn that Duke won a national title with 6'9" Boozer playing center and played for another national title with 6'9" Brand at center. As always I could be wrong but don't ever bet on it.

  • Buck you Nov 13, 7:09 p.m.
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    I could have sworn that Duke won a national title with 6'9" Boozer playing center and... View More

    — Posted by MoDukev3

    There is no Boozer or brand type inside player on this team........ Fact.

  • TarheelState1 Nov 13, 8:10 p.m.
    Bench Warmer

    Lolololololoololol! Poor dook!

  • kato_karma2.8 Nov 13, 8:34 p.m.
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    Back on topic.

    As long as Wohojahowsky is on the bench, it remains short.

  • JacobSummers the genius Nov 13, 9:21 p.m.
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    Back on topic.

    As long as Wohojahowsky is on the bench, it remains short.

    — Posted by kato_karma2.8

    Awwwww snap!

  • abcershatemebuttheir wivesluvme1 Nov 13, 9:21 p.m.
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    Back on topic.

    As long as Wohojahowsky is on the bench, it remains short.

    — Posted by kato_karma2.8

    LOL!

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