Luke DeCock

Luke DeCock

Luke DeCock

Luke DeCock

DeCock: Normalcy returns for both Duke, NC State

Caleb Martin’s stand-in (stand-up?) protest against a Cameron Crazies tradition couldn’t defray the inevitable imposition of normalcy for both Duke and N.C. State on Saturday. The Blue Devils welcomed Mike Krzyzewski back to their bench after a one-game absence, and the Wolfpack suffered yet another single-digit ACC loss, 88-80 this time, an old story for the Wolfpack.

Luke DeCock

DeCock: NHL history hinges on Hurricanes’ hopes

Hurricanes defenseman Ron Hainsey now holds NHL record for most games before making a playoff appearance

35-year-old has played in 805 regular-season games, breaking Olli Jokinen’s old record of 799

Hainsey: “I’d much rather have won three Cups by now and played 120 playoff games, but that just hasn’t been the way it’s gone”

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DeCock: NC State answers call, at least for one game

Wolfpack responds to Mark Gottfried’s public challenge with 85-69 upset of No. 15 Miami

Saturday’s win most unexpected of N.C. State’s season, coming after home loss to Georgia Tech

Gottfried: “It's a lesson learned for one night. Now we've got to be able to build on that”

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