Duke’s Kyle Singler undergoes Surgery

singler

Considered to be one of the best players in college basketball next year, Duke senior Kyle Singler underwent arthroscopic surgery on his left knee Friday afternoon at the Duke University Medical Center . The procedure was performed by Dr. Dean Taylor and Singler is expected to make a full recovery before the start of practice on Oct. 15.

“Kyle had some discomfort in his knee following a very busy summer so we elected to go in and clean it up prior to the start of the season,” said Duke associate head coach Steve Wojciechowski. “By all accounts, today’s surgery was a success and Kyle will be back at full strength before the start of practice.”

[Read more…]

Kyle Singler returning makes Duke team to beat in ’11

singler

With star forward Kyle Singler now officially back for Duke next season, either the Blue Devils or the Michigan State Spartans will be the consensus #1 entering next season. To read the case for MSU go here.

The biggest case of Duke? Read below:

DURHAM, N.C. – Junior Kyle Singler announced on Monday his decision to remain at Duke University for his senior season in 2010-11. Singler, the 2010 Final Four Most Outstanding Player, has averaged 15.9 points, 6.9 rebounds and 2.1 assists per game during his first three seasons as a Blue Devil.

“I love being here at Duke and am excited about next year,” said Singler. “I had two great options in front of me, but I did not want to miss out on all of the great things to come in a senior season.”

[Read more…]

National Championship Drinking Game

By: David Kay and Peter Christian

Since the Duke-Butler National Championship game is going to be as boring as any Wisconsin basketball game, allow the Sports Bank to spicen up your viewing party with our second annual National Championship Drinking Game.

When Peter Christian and David Kay collaborate on an article, it is either brilliant or loaded with stupidity.  This happens to fall in the latter.  Don’t believe us; check out our Super Bowl Drinking Game from earlier this year.

Our lawyer insisted we add the following: The Sports Bank is not responsible for anyone dumb enough to actually try this and the harm to his/her body that would certainly occur if this game was played.  Also, please don’t drink and drive.
[Read more…]