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Top Stories 10-5-17

 

Here are the top stories from yesterday October 5th at CardinalSportsZone.com!

Open Basketball Practice Photo Gallery

Louisville Vs Murray State Photo Gallery

Coach David Padgett’s Presser

Vince Tyra Presser 10-4-17

Louisville Vs Kent State Photo Gallery – Part 2

Louisville vs. Kent State Photo Gallery – Part 1

Nunnsense: Is Tyra The Answer Or The Relief Pitcher?

One College Basketball Writer Thinks UofL Can Recover Quickly From Its Scandals

Vince Tyra’s Introductory Presser

UofL Baseball Will Host Scout Day

Vincent Tyra Will Be Named Acting Athletic Director

Jon Rothstein Ranks Cards 10th in his Preseason Top 25

Game Day Information Released For Boston College

TWICA: October 2

 

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Top Stories 10-4-17

Here are the top stories from yesterday October 4th at CardinalSportsZone.com!

Louisville Vs Murray State Photo Gallery

Coach David Padgett’s Presser

Vince Tyra Presser 10-4-17

Everything You Need to Know: Louisville at NC State

Open Basketball Practice Photo Gallery

Q & A with Red and White Podcast’s Evan Roberts

Bovada Heisman Odds

One College Basketball Writer Thinks UofL Can Recover Quickly From Its Scandals

Vince Tyra’s Introductory Presser

UofL Baseball Will Host Scout Day

Former Cardinal Chad Green Making Playoff Debut

Vincent Tyra Will Be Named Acting Athletic Director

UofL To Hold A Press Conference At 3:45PM To Name Interim AD

Jon Rothstein Ranks Cards 10th in his Preseason Top 25

Post Practice Interviews 10-2-17

UofL Coaches Rally Around Tom Jurich

Jurich’s Attorney Sends Letter To Postel

Pitino’s Contract To Be Terminated

Game Day Information Released For Boston College

TWICA: October 2

Louisville Vs Kent State Photo Gallery – Part 2

Louisville vs. Kent State Photo Gallery – Part 1

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Top Stories 10-3-17

Here are the top stories from yesterday October 3rd at CardinalSportsZone.com!

Louisville Vs Murray State Photo Gallery

Vince Tyra’s Introductory Presser

UofL Baseball Will Host Scout Day

Former Cardinal Chad Green Making Playoff Debut

Vincent Tyra Will Be Named Acting Athletic Director

UofL To Hold A Press Conference At 3:45PM To Name Interim AD

Jon Rothstein Ranks Cards 10th in his Preseason Top 25

Post Practice Interviews 10-2-17

UofL Coaches Rally Around Tom Jurich

Jurich’s Attorney Sends Letter To Postel

Pitino’s Contract To Be Terminated

Game Day Information Released For Boston College

TWICA: October 2

BOT Meeting Wrap Up

Interim Athletic Director Expected To Be Announced Tomorrow

UofL SACS Update

Rick Pitino’s Letter Of Suspension

UofL President’s Letter to Tom Jurich Regarding Suspension

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Top Stories 10-2-17

Here are the top stories from yesterday October 2nd at CardinalSportsZone.com!

Louisville Vs Murray State Photo Gallery

Post Practice Interviews 10-2-17

UofL Coaches Rally Around Tom Jurich

Jurich’s Attorney Sends Letter To Postel

Pitino’s Contract To Be Terminated

Game Day Information Released For Boston College

TWICA: October 2

BOT Meeting Wrap Up

Interim Athletic Director Expected To Be Announced Tomorrow

UofL SACS Update

Rick Pitino’s Letter Of Suspension

UofL President’s Letter to Tom Jurich Regarding Suspension

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Pitino’s Contract To Be Terminated

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Today officially begins the end of the Pitino era. For better or for worse, the board unanimously voted to begin the process of terminating his contract. What do you think about this latest development?

Rick Pitino’s Letter Of Suspension

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Eric Crawford with WDRB released the letter that Rick Pitino received on Wednesday, notifying him of his suspension. You can see the full letter below.

Pitino Maintains His Innocence

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Rick Pitino had a brief phone call with the Courier Journal’s Jeff Greer, in which he continues to say he is an innocent bystander in the FBI’s investigation of bribery in college basketball. Pitino also mentions that he hopes this team wins the national championship and he loves them, and David Padgett. David was announced as the interim head coach on Friday evening. He also disclosed that he has left for Miami and plans on selling his house here in Louisville. You can read the full conversation below.

Terry Meiners Shares Rick Pitino Text

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Terry Meiners shared a text message that Rick Pitino sent him this week. Rather you believe he should be gone or not, you can tell how much he misses the sport already.

Dickie V’s Comments After Talk With Rick Pitino

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Dick Vitale has figured out how to use Periscope kind of and spoke on his good friend Rick Pitino. Today, he spoke to Rick Pitino, and Rick had some interesting things to say. With no surprise to anyone. Listen for yourself, and then let us know what you think.

Players Show Support For Pitino

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Some of the current and former players of the University of Louisville Men’s Basketball team, have come forward to show the world what Rick Pitino meant to them.

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Rick Pitino Has Been Put On Administrative Leave

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Following yesterday’s news, Rick Pitino is no longer the head coach of the University of Louisville men’s basketball team. He has been placed on non-paid, administrative leave. The likelihood of his return, does not look high at this time.

Details Of Pitino’s Contract

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Eric Crawford with WDRB has laid out the contract details for Rick Pitino regarding what his future could look like.

Men’s Basketball Tickets On Sale Now

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If you haven’t bought your tickets for the 2017/2018 UofL Men’s Basketball season, you still have time. Here is how to do so:

The Rivalry Games College Basketball Needs Right Now

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College Basketball is right around the corner. While it feels like we have just settled into football season, we have a little over a month before basketball is happening as well. Myron Medcalf with ESPN.com sat down and dreamed up the rivalry games the sport needs. That WE need. Take a look and let us know what you think about them.

http://www.espn.com/mens-college-basketball/story/_/id/20739634/some-college-basketball-matchups-ned-see-include-kansas-wichita-state-maryland-duke-more

Rick Pitino Comments On One And Done Rule

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Rick Pitino has never been shy to share his opinions on the one and done rule that the NCAA and NBA have put in place. It is just not for him. But Coach Pitino has met with Marty Smith with ESPN and mentions that he believes the one and done will be a thing of the past within the next two years. You can see the full interview below.

Rick Pitino Is The Celebrity Guest Picker

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The celebrity guest picker for today’s ESPN College Gameday is the University of Louisville’s men’s basketball coach, Rick Pitino!

Louisville Basketball Schedules Pro Day

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The University of Louisville Men’s Basketball team has scheduled their very first Pro Day for October 7th as reported by Evan Daniels with Scout.com. It will be divided up into two practices and head coach Rick Pitino has already said they will be extremely athletic practices. He also believes he has 5 or 6 legitimate first round picks coming off this year’s team. The Cards are ranked 6th heading into the season by CBS Sports.

 

Cardinal Basketball Family Reunion

Louisville Cardinals head coach Pitino holds up the trophy as he and his team celebrate after defeating the Michigan Wolverines in their NCAA men's Final Four championship basketball game in Atlanta

Photo Cred: REUTERS/Jeff Haynes

Cardinals Forever,  Russdiculous, STV, Wichita and Lukeeeeeeeee all had dinner with Coach Pitino tonight at Jeff Rubys. There is a reason the 2013 team was so special to so many people, and those four guys are a huge part of it.

UofL Men’s Basketball Announces Exhibition Against Simmons College

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The University of Louisville Men’s Basketball team announced on Thursday that they will have an exhibition game against Simmons as well as a $30,000 investment by Adidas through 2019.

Coach Pitino Raves About Teams Summer

We are all use to the hyperbole that is Coach Pitino talk. Best shooter I’ve ever seen, hardest working team defensively I’ve ever seen, etc. I for one believe that he is being honest with this talk. Today Jeff Greer wrote up a story on the Basketball teams Summer progress that sounded like vintage Pitino talk.

“There’s not one guy on the team I’m unhappy with,” Pitino said. “For this time of year, that is extremely unusual.

Not one guy he’s unhappy with. If that’s true then I for one am pumped for the upcoming season. Regardless is good to get out of this dead season & into some good ol’ Coach Pitino Talk.