Chronicle pregame: Duke men's basketball vs. UNLV

<p>Mike Krzyzewski may consider resting Grayson Allen&mdash;who has been battling turf toe&mdash;against a struggling UNLV team.</p>

Mike Krzyzewski may consider resting Grayson Allen—who has been battling turf toe—against a struggling UNLV team.

The Chronicle's Amrith Ramkumar and Brian Pollack broke down how No. 5 Duke can extend its winning streak to eight when it travels to Las Vegas to play the first game ever in T-Mobile Arena against UNLV Saturday evening at 5:15. The game presents another opportunity to continue integrating freshmen Jayson Tatum and Marques Bolden into the rotation before ACC play starts at the end of December. The topics discussed can be viewed below.

0:32—A discussion of UNLV's struggles so far this season with a couple of ugly losses

1:44—Why head coach Mike Krzyzewski could use this game as an opportunity to keep Marques Bolden on the floor for extended minutes

2:53—What makes the road trip particularly special for Las Vegas native Chase Jeter

3:57—Why playing time for Jeter and freshmen Javin DeLaurier and Jack White could disappear very soon

4:42—Whether Krzyzewski may rest Grayson Allen while the junior guard continues to struggle with turf toe

5:19—How Kennard has developed into Duke's best scoring threat this year


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