To say there's no love lost between Rick Pitino and John Calipari suggests there was any love to being with. The two coaches have a notoriously icy relationship and their pregame handshake before Saturday's Final Four matchup between Louisville and Kentucky did little to dispel that.
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Pitino appeared to crack a joke as the coaches approached midcourt and even gave a perfunctory chuckle. Calipari barely responded, looking down and feigning a Mona Lisa smile.
The takeaway: Pitino is better at being fake than his cross-state counterpart.
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