Originally written on The Cardinal Connect  |  Last updated 11/6/14
How do you celebrate a National Championship? Just ask Rick Pitino. Since the win over Michigan in April, Coach Pitino has been living life like the knob is broke. From getting his first tattoo, to owning a horse running in the Kentucky Derby, to big game fishing, the man has done it all this offseason. Capped off by his recent ESPY nomination, here’s a look at the bucket list worthy summer Rick Pitino has had.  With a hot steak like this you’d think he’d head out to test his luck in Vegas, but that was soo May 27th. A short two days after winning the first title game in Louisville’s history since 1986, Rick Pitino was elected into the Naismith Memorial Hall of Fame. Then, keeping true to his word, Coach P went and got his first tattoo: an L with the 35-5 record of the team and 2013 down the side directly on the left side of his back. Scrambling to get from Atlanta to New Orleans, Rick was in attendance to cheer on the Women’s team against UCONN in their National Championship game t...
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