Why Jabari Parker will thrive at Duke
November, 8, 2013
By Fran Fraschilla | ESPN.com
Lance King/Getty ImagesJabari Parker, ESPN's No. 2 recruit in the Class of 2013, has impressed so far in Durham.Jabari Parker had his choice of the creme de la creme of college basketball programs before selecting Duke last winter. And, while I have no doubt ESPN's No. 2 player in the Class of 2013 would have been successful at any of the other schools on his list, he picked the perfect place to show his multitude of basketball skills.
Hall of Famer Mike Krzyzewski is starting his 39th season as a head coach and, despite nearing 1,000 career wins, is still energized enough to continue to improve his own coaching skills. That has been especially evident in the way he has utilized -- and learned from -- the prodigious talent of his NBA stars on the last two Olympic gold medal teams.