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Family

I am a retired Marine. For three fantastic years (I’ve been a Duke basketball fan since the eighties), I was the Assistant Marine Officer Instructor at Duke. Needless to say, my entire family have become Dukies. In 2006, my two boys were checking in for camp, and my wife Cindy was in the line for […]

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First Impressions

I grew up near Greensboro, NC and had the chance to attend my first Duke basketball game in 1988. I was 18 years old. Did I mention it was the championship game of the ACC Tournament v. Carolina??? I arrived early and walked down to court-side as the teams were on the floor warming up. […]

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It is just not about basketball

I met Coach K at a fantasy basketball camp a number of years ago. A good friend of mine from High School has invited me to be his guest. I was recovering from a major surgery and he felt this would be a good way to pick up my spirits knowing how much I love […]

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