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Duke’s Christmas Break And What It Might Mean

Practice is almost always good for what ails you

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NCAA Basketball: Duke at Florida
Nov 26, 2017; Portland, OR, USA; Duke Blue Devils forward Javin DeLaurier (12) dribbles past Florida Gators guard Egor Koulechov (4) in the second half at Moda Center.
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We’ve said before that one of Duke’s advantages under Coach K is that things are more tightly organized and that’s one reason why Duke almost always starts off strong in the early season. So it’ll be interesting to see what Coach K and the staff do with the time they have. Film, no doubt. That’s a standard thing at Duke.

And of course the on-court time. We’ll see, but our guess is that it was time well spent.

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