Duke basketball: 5 games you have to see in person this season

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Duke basketball vs. Kentucky

  • Madison Square Garden, New York, N.Y.
  • Nov. 9, 2021

Do I really need to break this one down too hard? Mike Krzyzewski gets one more shot to humiliate one of his most storied foes at the icon’s home away from home.

The first chapter in the final book of the Goat will give us the first chance to see this vaunted recruiting class together for the first time. My own first chance to see if my predictions about this lineup are correct.

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It seems the Blue Devils have gone heavy on one or two positions simultaneously in previous years. But this year’s mix of new guys and vets seem to gel together, at least positionally, as a perfect unit.

The big-time opponent and Duke’s squad aside, the fact that this bout will take place in the mecca of basketball is enough to warrant a trip to Manhattan. I’ve personally never been, so if anybody wants to take me, you know how to find me on Twitter.