Originally written on NESN.com  |  Last updated 11/18/14
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Rick Pitino is not walking through that door once his contract at Louisville ends in 2017. The former Celtics coach does not plan to coach beyond the 2016-17 season, which is the last year of his contract with the Cardinals. The 59-year-old coach spoke repeatedly of his age during a news conference on Tuesday. "When you're 59, you're realistic that you don't have a whole lot of years left," Pitino said, according to The Associated Press. "My contract's going to run out in 2017. I'm not coaching any more after that." Pitino has been touched by tragedy, having lost a...
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