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'1-and-done' world: Duke adapts

...Parker last year.It's forced the 68-year-old Krzyzewski to adjust his approach compared to the days when Christian Laettner, Bobby Hurley and Grant Hill were four-year guys or even when Jay Williams, Carlos Boozer and Mike Dunleavy...
The madness of March begins ... now

...coaches such as Dean Smith, Jim Valvano, Mike Krzyzewski and Bob McKillop have drawn up diagrams and players such as Christian Laettner, Lorenzo Charles, Cornbread Maxwell and Chris Paul have looked at all those X's and O's and strung exclamation...
Today in Sports History

...Jordan scores 69 points to help Chicago beat Cleveland 117-113 in overtime and clinch a playoff spot.1992 - Christian Laettner hits a 15-foot turnaround jumper at the buzzer to give defending champion Duke a 104-103 overtime victory over...
Duke: The Yankees of college basketball

...championship game is as good. Duke, as usual, beat Kentucky. The Cats lose so many big games to the Blue Devils (Christian Laettner, East Regional, 1992) UK fans must have nightmares when they see Mike Krzyzewski. This one didn't have nearly...
Juneau Empire Story Archive Charlotte's Matt Geiger, who is expected to receive offers from Boston, Orlando and Philadelphia. Until Christian Laettner tore his Achilles tendon in early September during a pickup game, the Sonics were believed to be interested in...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...lost a player, but that it took so long to happen. Grant Hill could have jumped. Danny Ferry could have jumped. Christian Laettner could have jumped. Ferry says they stayed because Duke is a special place. He's right to some extent, but tradition...
SuperSonics get to work

...Charlotte's Vlade Divac, Washington's Gheorge Muresan, Indiana's Rik Smits and Philadelphia's Theo Ratliff. Until Christian Laettner tore his Achilles tendon in early September during a pickup game, the Sonics were believed to be interested in...
Brand unanimous for All-America

...first-team ballots by the national media panel to become the fourth unanimous selection of the '90s. The others were Christian Laettner of Duke in 1992, Glenn Robinson of Purdue in 1994 and Tim Duncan of Wake Forest in 1997. ``It's unbelievable...
From the sidelines

...refuses to call this his best team ever, pointing instead to the veteran 1992 squad that featured Grant Hill, Christian Laettner and Bobby Hurley. What he forgets, though, is his part in the equation. Like John Wooden and Dean Smith, the...
Krzyzewski gets 500th win at Duke

...Krzyzewski also has coached some of the nation's best college players over the past 20 years, including Grant Hill, Christian Laettner, Bobby Hurley and Johnny Dawkins. Krzyzewski reached his 500th victory at Duke in 660 games. Only four other...


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