Mike Krzyzewski’s advice at Duke helps spark RJ Barrett’s surge

The worst shooting night of RJ Barrett’s lone season at Duke brought an unexpected criticism that turned into lasting wisdom. Barrett sensed he was going to get an earful from coach Mike Krzyzewski after making just 8 of 30 shots in an overtime loss to Syracuse on Jan. 14, 2019. And he was right. Sort … Read more

Knicks’ RJ Barrett playing at an All-Star level

PHOENIX – Legendary Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski may have produced another NBA All-Star out of Tobacco Road. As Coach K is calling it quits with Saturday’s memorable final game at Cameron Indoor Stadium, RJ Barrett is having the type of season at age 21 that projects him as a future All-Star – perhaps as soon … Read more