Rick Pitino: “I will train the Greek NT.”
In his last interview with Open sportssaid coach Rick Pitino, no matter what was reported, he would still coach the Greek national team. He also admitted that he didn’t want to train Panathinaikos this season.
“I just wanted to train the national team, what I will do. I will train the Greek national team. I didn’t want to train Panathinaikos in year two. It wasn’t my type of team in year two.”
Pitino also referred to Michael Jordan and the comparison between MJ and LeBron James:
MJ is number one for me; LeBron is 1A. “