36 episodes

Listen to The Devil's Den Podcast for all the latest news and notes surrounding Duke Basketball and Football.

The Devil's Den: A Duke Athletics Podcast The Devils Den Podcast

    • Sports
    • 4.7 • 83 Ratings

Listen to The Devil's Den Podcast for all the latest news and notes surrounding Duke Basketball and Football.

    Episode 137 - NBA Draft Reaction and Analysis

    Episode 137 - NBA Draft Reaction and Analysis

    Josh, Dustin, and Raul do a deep dive on the 2022 NBA draft, which saw four Duke players selected in the first round and five drafted overall -- a program record. How does each of these players fit on his respective team? Who will have the most immediate impact? Then they get sidetracked talking about the 2022-23 team, because they just can't help themselves.

    • 56 min
    Episode 136 - Alzheimer's Disease Research, Awareness, and Advocacy

    Episode 136 - Alzheimer's Disease Research, Awareness, and Advocacy

    Josh Smith is joined by Dr. Heather Whitson and Dr. Gwenn Garden of the Duke-UNC Alzheimer's Disease Research Center, as well as Dean Brenner of the Alzheimer's Association and Steve Clark and Adam Rowe of 247Sports, to discuss Alzheimer's research, fundraising, and support systems.

    Links for listeners who wish to learn more or get involved:

    Duke-UNC Alzheimer's Disease Research Center - https://dukeuncadrc.org/
    Memory and Aging Study - https://dukeuncadrc.org/join-our-study/
    Alzheimer's Association - alz.org
    To donate to Adam Rowe's Walk to End Alzheimer's team - https://act.alz.org/site/TR/Walk2022/NC-EasternNorthCarolina?team_id=747962&pg=team&fr_id=15712
    Coach K and Roy Williams discuss the Duke-UNC Alzheimer's Disease Research Center - https://dukeuncadrc.org/famed-duke-and-unc-coaches-speak-out-for-the-duke-unc-adrc/

    • 1 hr 1 min
    Episode 135 - Nike EYBL and Duke News

    Episode 135 - Nike EYBL and Duke News

    Josh and Raul chat with Steve Clark and John Watson of 247Sports. First, they discuss Steve's experience at the most recent Nike EYBL session, including what he saw out of Duke commits Mackenzie Mgbako and Sean Stewart. Then they move on to Duke news. Topics include Trevor Keels' decision to stay in the draft, Duke's hiring of Rachel Baker as General Manager, and Jacob Grandison's fit with the team.
    Note: this episode was recorded while Jacob Grandison was still on his Duke visit and before his commitment to Duke.

    • 51 min
    Episode 134 - Interview with David Bradley: Creative Director of Duke Men's Basketball

    Episode 134 - Interview with David Bradley: Creative Director of Duke Men's Basketball

    Josh, Dustin, and Raul are joined by David Bradley, Creative Director of Duke Men's Basketball. He is perhaps best known as the man who launched the Duke Blue Planet website and built Duke's social media brand into the biggest in college basketball. We discuss how he developed a social media empire, its value as a recruiting tool, the impact of the new NIL rules, and his thoughts on how branding and outreach may shift in the Jon Scheyer era.

    • 1 hr 1 min
    Episode 133 - Drafting the Top 25 Duke Players Under Coach K

    Episode 133 - Drafting the Top 25 Duke Players Under Coach K

    Josh, Dustin, and Raul pick the top 25 Duke players under K using a snake draft. They make arguments for each of their picks and discuss notable omissions.

    • 42 min
    Episode 132 - Nike EYBL and the 2023 Recruiting Class (with Steve Clark and John Watson)

    Episode 132 - Nike EYBL and the 2023 Recruiting Class (with Steve Clark and John Watson)

    Josh and Raul are joined by Steve Clark and John Watson of 247Sports. They discuss whether Trevor Keels will stay in the NBA draft, and how that will affect Duke's actions in the transfer portal. Then Steve gives his impressions of the Duke recruits and commits he saw at the latest Nike EYBL session. Lastly, they touch base once more on the 2023 class. Is Jon Scheyer done or will he add another player in 2023?

    • 1 hr 3 min

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
83 Ratings

83 Ratings

Zion Killing-em-son ,

Best Duke pod

There aren’t that many Duke podcasts out there. And the ones that do exist tend to be a little homer-ish for my tastes. I appreciate the balanced perspective of this pod.

grandymom1314 ,

Sandy

By far my favorite podcast for Duke Basketball!!! After, as John said, the exhausting year, it was great to hear the perspective of loyal and knowledgeable guys! Would not miss this podcast!!

MickMars1313 ,

Really good for hardcore fans

Love these guys appreciation and knowledge of Duke Basketball history…and not afraid to critique either. Much appreciated!

Top Podcasts In Sports

The Ringer
Barstool Sports
Dan Le Batard, Stugotz
The Ringer
Barstool Sports
ESPN, Zach Lowe

You Might Also Like

SB Nation
Locked On Podcast Network
DukeBetter
CBS Sports, College Basketball, Basketball, March Madness, NCAA Tournament, NBA Draft
The Duke Chronicle
Cumulus Podcast Network