Duke releases trailer-like Jabari Parker video for upcoming season
The start of college basketball practices are less than a month away, so here's one of the most hyped freshmen of 2013 explaining his goals/journey.
This video of phenom Duke freshman Jabari Parker might actually do a decent job of getting you ready for the season.
It's got some platitudes and slow-mo shots of Parker walking about, taking jumpers, etc., but at this point -- the slowest dip of the college basketball offseason -- just about anything will get me jonesing for college ball.
Parker's had a quiet offseason. His arrival to Durham didn't come with the hoopla that Andrew Wiggins descent into Lawrence, Kan., did. But lest you forget, before Wiggins reclassified to be a 2013 graduate, it was Parker who was No. 1 in his class; who was put on the cover of Sports Illustrated and deemed the Best Player Since LeBron.
A lot of that hype, nationally, has faded since, but Parker remains a near-consensus top-10 2014 draft pick as of now. He'll be a focal point on a Duke team that'll be top-five in the preseason and yet again a legit national title contender.
A likely All-American, a big-time NBA prospect and an important X-factor to test draft wat...
Kentucky is losing 95 percent of its offense with all of its NBA talent and outgoing senio...
The former five-star recruit has not yet hired an agent
Shareef picked Arizona over UCLA, USC, LSU and others
Stephen Curry, Damian Lillard, C.J. McCollum and Ian Clark didn't come from college powerhouses,...
The four-year player at VCU will try and make the Colts as a tight end