After battling back from six knee surgeries, Amber Henson has emerged as another offensive weapon for the Blue Devil frontcourt.

Healthy at last, Henson making strides for Duke women's basketball

Not two…not three…not four…not five…not six. For Amber Henson, not even six knee surgeries could keep her from getting back on the court.

Senior Quinn Cook and the Blue Devils must leave the celebration surrounding Mike Krzyzewski’s 1,000th win behind and prepare for a tough road test at No. 8 Notre Dame Wednesday.

Duke basketball faces top-10 road clash at No. 8 Notre Dame Wednesday

The Blue Devils were a part of history Sunday but have little time to dwell on the achievement.

Rebecca Greenwell scored 14 points and grabbed 14 rebounds Sunday, one of three Blue Devils to record a double-double in the overtime win.

Williams' historic night fuels Duke women's basketball victory

So far this season for the Blue Devils, the only consistent thing has been their inconsistency, but their senior center was consistently dominant Sunday night.

The story of win No. 17

With more history made, Mike Krzyzewski continues to deflect attention away from his 1000 wins and to the things that really matter.

Despite being an unknown outside hire in 1980, Mike Krzyzewski has gone on to become the winningest coach in men’s Division I history.

From “Kre-shev-ski” to No. 1,000

The Chronicle’s 1980 co-sports editor reflects on how a no-name hire turned out to be the G.O.A.T.

From Grant Hill to Shane Battier to Kyrie Irving, Krzyzewski has always made an effort to recruit high-character players and has adapted to the new one-and-done format.

Adapting for success: How Coach K keeps on winning

In his fourth decade on the Duke sideline, Krzyzewski has achieved unparalleled success because of his ability to adapt to the evolving landscape of college basketball.

Approaching the Summitt

Ever since Mike Krzyzewski captured career victory No. 903 to surpass his mentor, Bob Knight, Chronicle sports editors have received angry emails from readers when Krzyzewski is called the...

The first Krzyzewskiville

The history of Krzyzewskiville can be traced back to a game of quarters, 15 crazy undergraduates and a rented tent from U-Haul.

Senior Elizabeth Williams scored a career-high 33 points and led the Blue Devils in their overtime victory Sunday.

Duke women's basketball takes down No. 12 North Carolina in overtime

The Blue Devils got a historic performance from All-American center Elizabeth Williams to get a much-needed momentum boost Sunday evening.

Head coach Mike Krzyzewski earned his 1,000th career victory Sunday against St. John's.

COACH K 1K: Duke beats St. John's to secure Krzyzewski's 1,000th win

A 13-1 run brought No. 5 Duke back from a double-digit hole against St. John's Sunday, earning head coach Mike Krzyzewski the 1,000th win of his career.

Mrs. Coach K: Q&A with Carol "Mickie" Krzyzewski

With a moniker like Coach K, it is not hard to believe why people seldom think of Mike Krzyzewski off the court. But when it comes to Carol 'Mickie' Krzyzewski, there is no Coach K, there is only...

Duke women's basketball to face stiff test at North Carolina

After a gripping loss on the road, the Blue Devils will face their most hostile environment yet.

Dawkins’ big night in the Garden helps deliver number 903

With one day before the Blue Devils return to New York, The Chronicle takes you back to 2011—the last time head coach Mike Krzyzewski and Duke made history in The Garden.

Duke center Marshall Plumlee takes part in his contracting ceremony Friday before practice. | Special to The Chronicle

SWORN IN: Marshall Plumlee completes ROTC contracting ceremony before practice Friday

The 7-foot center joined a new team and plans to balance basketball and his commitment to the U.S. Army moving forward.

Freshman Elton Brand was playing in his first game since foot surgery, but the rookie dropped 13 points and four rebounds in 17 second-half minutes to fuel the comeback.

CAMERON CLASSIC: Krzyzewski wins 500th on Senior Day against UNC

"Elton Brand, Elton Brand. I'm tired of Elton Brand," North Carolina's Ndiaye grumbled.

Freshman Elton Brand was playing in his first game since foot surgery, but the rookie dropped 13 points and four rebounds in 17 second-half minutes to fuel the comeback.

CAMERON CLASSIC: Krzyzewski wins 500th on Senior Day against UNC

"Elton Brand, Elton Brand. I'm tired of Elton Brand," North Carolina's Ndiaye grumbled.

Freshman Azura Stevens set a new career high with 24 points, but the Blue Devils allowed 13 triples in a 60-56 loss to Boston College.

Hot shooting propels Boston College past Duke women's basketball

Duke made history Thursday night in its contest against Boston College—unfortunately for the Blue Devils, they ended up being on the wrong side of it.

Before practice Friday, Duke center Marshall Plumlee will commit to joining the U.S. Army after graduating in spring 2016.

Marshall Plumlee to be sworn into U.S. Army Friday

Plumlee will take part in a contracting ceremony—a written agreement to accept a commission after graduation—before Duke's practice Friday.

Head coach Mike Krzyzewski will go for his 1,000th career victory Sunday in Madison Square Garden against St. John’s.

Krzyzewski, Blue Devils set to face St. John's in Madison Square Garden for 1,000th win

Krzyzewski will return to the site of his last major milestone in hopes of achieving perhaps the greatest feat of his coaching career Sunday.

Freshman Azura Stevens dropped 20 points in Duke’s 68-53 win against Miami.

Duke women's basketball hits the road to take on Boston College

The Blue Devils look to snap a four-game losing streak on the road with a trip to Boston College.

Freshman point guard Tyus Jones scored a career-high-tying 22 points Monday against Pittsburgh, a game that was televised on ESPN.

Tyus Jones: A made-for-TV star

Tyus Jones propelled No. 5 Duke to a big win at home against Pittsburgh, just as he seems to do every time the Blue Devils play on national TV.

Tyus Jones scored 22 points—12 of which came on 3-pointers—and added four assists as the Blue Devil guards broke out of a prolonged shooting slump Monday.

Tyus Jones guides Duke basketball past Pittsburgh 79-65

Rasheed Sulaimon and Tyus Jones drilled eight 3-pointers as the Blue Devils broke out of a shooting slump Monday against the Panthers.

Azura Stevens and Elizabeth Williams combined for 44 points as the Blue Devils built up a 52-6 advantage in the paint.

Defense powers Duke women's basketball in win against Hurricaines

The Blue Devils dared the Hurricanes to beat their 2-3 zone from the outside Sunday, and Miami came up empty time and time again.

Freshman Jahlil Okafor scored 18 points in Saturday's win at Louisville despite having to be patient to find open looks.

Duke basketball hosts Pittsburgh after quick turnaround

After a 63-52 win at then-No. 6 Louisville, the Blue Devils return to Cameron Indoor Stadium seeking the start of a new home winning streak.

Freshman Azura Stevens scored 20 points on 9-of-13 shooting to help the Blue Devils hand the Hurricanes their first ACC loss.

Stevens and Williams dominate inside to lead Duke women's basketball past Miami

The Blue Devils got 44 points from their frontcourt stars to hand the Hurricanes their first ACC loss of the season.