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Parker Getting Hammered On Twitter

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No great surprise in this day and age, but Jabari Parker is getting an earful on Twitter about his decision to attend Duke, at least some of which apparently come from UNC fans.

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We'd like to take the opportunity to remind Duke fans that nothing good comes of slamming people on Twitter or Facebook or bulletin boards.

Aside from the fact that you're blasting 17-year-olds, you're causing collateral damage to your own interests.

Also, here's a look at the prospective rivalry between future UNC star Isaiah Hicks and Duke's Parker.

By the way, while we're thinking about it, there is a bit of a meme floating around that Parker is Duke's biggest recruit ever, or at least K's.  Not to slight Jabari, but we're not sure about that.

Danny Ferry was huge coming out of high school and UNC and Duke had an epic battle to get his services. Although he got to Duke a few years before Coach K, Gene Banks was ranked #1 or #2 in his class, more or less in a trio with Albert King (Maryland) and Magic Johnson (Michigan State).