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Mike Krzyzewski

It's hard to argue with the Coach K Way

It's hard to argue with the Coach K Way

If you've ever worn an "I Hate Duke" T-shirt, the introduction Mike Krzyzewski got Monday was enough to make you want to drink a bottle of prune wine. "An American treasure," he was called. Krzyzewski was the keynote speaker at the Wine & Spirits Wholesalers of America convention. With more than 2,000 attendees, there were undoubtedly at least a few Duke teetotalers in the audience. Loathing the Blue Devils is almost as big an industry as selling booze. So what was the man who unleashed Christian Laettner on America doing in Orlando? Krzyzewski was preaching the Coach K Way of doing things. He's always fancied himself a leader who just happens to be a...