Former NBA coach Rick Pitino has left his post at Panathinaikos in an agreement by mutual consent, the Greek club said on Friday.
Former NBA coach Rick Pitino has been hired by Panathinaikos for the rest of this season, the Greek club announced Wednesday.
Former NBA coach Rick Pitino, fired last year by the University of Louisville after a pay for play recruiting scandal, has agreed to coach Greek club Panathinaikos, according to his agent.
The University of Louisville men's basketball team has been stripped of its 2013 national title over a sex scandal that included using strippers and prostitutes to recruit players.
Top US university basketball coach Rick Pitino and an athletic director were given their marching orders on Wednesday following a corruption case which has rocked the lucrative world of college sport.