To any duke basketball fan who attacks each and every day by jumping out of bed and slapping the floor with both hands the expression of your fandom deserves applause.
Duke floor slap origin.
The history of the floor slap is tied to the hip of the duke blue devils.
As chronicled in the book duke sucks there is a bit of a debate about how much the floor slap is encouraged at duke.
Duke s kyle singler slapping the floor while cheering for his team during a game in 2008.
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However you should put an end to.
This is the origin of the slap this is what it means to be a duke basketball player james.
While duke players may act like the floor slap is a spur of the moment reaction it s actually a learned technique.
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When the duke basketball team hosts unc tonight a potential two hand floor slap has the potential to blow the roof off cameron indoor stadium.
Duke s jay williams made famous the floor slapping.
Slapping the floor is a decades old tradition with duke s defense though it is occasionally mocked and even when other teams imitate the move the blue devils still come to mind.
One way or the other college basketball fans and teams alike have come to.
They do it for an extra dash of grit while playing defense and they went to the floor slapping during the.
I asked him and yes they teach the.
The duke floor slap.
When you slap the floor each and every player has to mean it has to commit to playing defense at a higher level.
My nephew went to duke basketball camp.
However has the time come for it to stop.
Following a bucket to cut duke s lead down to just one point travis jorgenson makes a statement at halfcourt of cameron indoor stadium.