Adidas has come forward and asked a judge to dismiss Pitino’s case against the company. They have no new evidence, but they stand by the original findings and say that Pitino knew fully of the exchange of money to Brian Bowen’s family. It seems this is just the beginning of a very long, and ugly, battle.
Evidence shows Rick Pitino was 'aware and supported' recruiting scheme, Adidas says in court filing… https://t.co/TU7a752Vuh pic.twitter.com/7CK5qwWA6d
— WDRB News (@WDRBNews) November 27, 2017
Adidas answers Pitino’s suit. Worth noting: adidas apparently isn’t offering new evidence that Pitino knew of pay-for-play scheme, but saying original evidence indicates that he was “aware and supported” it, which he disputes. Follow @JasonRileyWDRB for more https://t.co/2pk4x1QgmZ
— Eric Crawford (@ericcrawford) November 27, 2017