In the wake of a scandalous publication in which author Katina Powell details her provision of professional escorts to Louisville Cardinal basketball recruits, Cards coach Rick Pitino has what some would call an unlikely ally.
It's a long-held belief that Kentucky coach John Calipari and Louisville Cardinals coach Rick Pitino hate one another. I've never really believed that; I've always thought the subtle jabs, if that's what they were, were for show.
In February, Louisville Head Basketball Coach Rick Pitino promised his team that if they won the National Championship, he would get a tattoo. The players took care of bringing the trophy back to Louisville and it was time for Coach to man up on his end of the bet.
So, even thou I could have done without seeing Coach Pitino without his shirt off today, check out the pics of his new ink! I'll be ho
Love him or hate him, it's hard not to agree that Louisville's Rick Pitino is one of the best coaches in college basketball. His Cardinals are in the Final Four and look to be the favorites heading into this weekend's games.
Of course, all of you Kentucky Wildcat fans remember him from his National Championship days in Lexington.
It looks like coaching won't be his only duties while in Atlanta. Mo
Okay, to be fair, this photo is NOT from a UK/Louisville game. It's from last year's NCAA Tournament. You know, when Louisville lost to fellow KY school Morehead State? In the what is now called, the second round?!? The news photo went viral and Kentucky fans were licking their chops with glee.
For big college basketball fans like myself, the May-September offseason is the equivalent of Interstate 40 between Nashville and Memphis--it never seems to end. Thank God that in the doldrums of June, University of Kentucky head coach John Calipari and University of Louisville head coach Rick Pitino have seen fit to fire shots--albeit subtle ones--across each other's bows.