Rick Pitino co-owns Kentucky Derby hopeful Goldencents

The coach of national champion Louisville has a 5 percent stake in Goldencents, which is the 5-1 third choice for Saturday's Kentucky Derby.


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Part-owner of Kentucky Derby hopeful Goldencents Rick Pitino, left, talks to jockey Kevin Krigger at Churchill Downs Wednesday, May 1, 2013, in Louisville, Ky. (AP Photo/Garry Jones)
Part-owner of Kentucky Derby hopeful Goldencents Rick Pitino, left, talks to jockey Kevin Krigger at Churchill Downs Wednesday, May 1, 2013, in Louisville, Ky. (AP Photo/Garry Jones)
Part-owner of Kentucky Derby hopeful Goldencents Rick Pitino, left, talks to jockey Kevin Krigger at Churchill Downs Wednesday, May 1, 2013, in Louisville, Ky. (AP Photo/Garry Jones)
LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 01: Goldencents gets washed in the barn area during the morning training for the 2013 Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 1, 2013 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)
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LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 01: Goldencents gets washed in the barn area during the morning training for the 2013 Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 1, 2013 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)
LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 01: Goldencents trained by Doug O'Neill runs on the track during the morning training for the 2013 Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 1, 2013 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)
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LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 01: Goldencents trained by Doug O'Neill runs on the track during the morning training for the 2013 Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 1, 2013 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)
LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 01: Rick Pitino talks to the media in the barn area during the morning training for the 2013 Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 1, 2013 in Louisville, Kentucky. The University of Louisville mens basketball coach is one of the owners of Goldencents. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)
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LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 01: Rick Pitino talks to the media in the barn area during the morning training for the 2013 Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 1, 2013 in Louisville, Kentucky. The University of Louisville mens basketball coach is one of the owners of Goldencents. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)
LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 01: Gorgui Dieng a member of the 2013 NCAA basketball champion University of Louisville Cardinals wears a jockey's helmet, whip and safety vest during the morning training for the 2013 Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 1, 2013 in Louisville, Kentucky. He was at the barn of Goldencents which is owned by University of Louisville basketball coach Rick Pitino. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)
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LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 01: Gorgui Dieng a member of the 2013 NCAA basketball champion University of Louisville Cardinals wears a jockey's helmet, whip and safety vest during the morning training for the 2013 Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 1, 2013 in Louisville, Kentucky. He was at the barn of Goldencents which is owned by University of Louisville basketball coach Rick Pitino. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)
LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 01: Rick Pitino talks to the media in the barn area during the morning training for the 2013 Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 1, 2013 in Louisville, Kentucky. The University of Louisville mens basketball coach is one of the owners of Goldencents. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)
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LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 01: Rick Pitino talks to the media in the barn area during the morning training for the 2013 Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 1, 2013 in Louisville, Kentucky. The University of Louisville mens basketball coach is one of the owners of Goldencents. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)
LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 01: Goldencents trains on the track in preparation for the 2013 Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 1, 2013 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)
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LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 01: Goldencents trains on the track in preparation for the 2013 Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 1, 2013 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)
Kentucky Derby hopeful Goldencents stands outside Barn 45 as he gets a bath following a morning trip to the track at Churchill Downs, Sunday, April 28, 2013, in Louisville, Ky. (AP Photo/Garry Jones)
Kentucky Derby hopeful Goldencents stands outside Barn 45 as he gets a bath following a morning trip to the track at Churchill Downs, Sunday, April 28, 2013, in Louisville, Ky. (AP Photo/Garry Jones)
Kentucky Derby hopeful Goldencents stands outside Barn 45 as he gets a bath following a morning trip to the track at Churchill Downs, Sunday, April 28, 2013, in Louisville, Ky. (AP Photo/Garry Jones)
Jockey Kevin Krigger, right, talks with trainer Doug O'Neill, left, as they watch horses work out at Churchill Downs, Sunday, April 28, 2013, in Louisville, Ky. Krigger is to ride Kentucky Derby hopeful Goldencents for O'Neill in the race. (AP Photo/Garry Jones)
Jockey Kevin Krigger, right, talks with trainer Doug O'Neill, left, as they watch horses work out at Churchill Downs, Sunday, April 28, 2013, in Louisville, Ky. Krigger is to ride Kentucky Derby hopeful Goldencents for O'Neill in the race. (AP Photo/Garry Jones)
Jockey Kevin Krigger, right, talks with trainer Doug O'Neill, left, as they watch horses work out at Churchill Downs, Sunday, April 28, 2013, in Louisville, Ky. Krigger is to ride Kentucky Derby hopeful Goldencents for O'Neill in the race. (AP Photo/Garry Jones)
LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 01: Goldencents gets washed in the barn area during the morning training for the 2013 Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 1, 2013 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)
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LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 01: Goldencents gets washed in the barn area during the morning training for the 2013 Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 1, 2013 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)
LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 01: Goldencents walks to the track during the morning training for the 2013 Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 1, 2013 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)
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LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 01: Goldencents walks to the track during the morning training for the 2013 Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 1, 2013 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)
Kentucky Derby hopeful Goldencents walks the shed row after making his first trip to the track for a walk at Churchill Downs, Sunday, April 28, 2013, in Louisville, Ky. (AP Photo/Garry Jones)
Kentucky Derby hopeful Goldencents walks the shed row after making his first trip to the track for a walk at Churchill Downs, Sunday, April 28, 2013, in Louisville, Ky. (AP Photo/Garry Jones)
Kentucky Derby hopeful Goldencents walks the shed row after making his first trip to the track for a walk at Churchill Downs, Sunday, April 28, 2013, in Louisville, Ky. (AP Photo/Garry Jones)
Kentucky Derby hopeful Goldencents, left, with exercise rider Jonny Garcia aboard, makes his first appearance on the track at Churchill Downs, Sunday, April 28, 2013, in Louisville, Ky. after arriving from California, Saturday. (AP Photo/Garry Jones)
Kentucky Derby hopeful Goldencents, left, with exercise rider Jonny Garcia aboard, makes his first appearance on the track at Churchill Downs, Sunday, April 28, 2013, in Louisville, Ky. after arriving from California, Saturday. (AP Photo/Garry Jones)
Kentucky Derby hopeful Goldencents, left, with exercise rider Jonny Garcia aboard, makes his first appearance on the track at Churchill Downs, Sunday, April 28, 2013, in Louisville, Ky. after arriving from California, Saturday. (AP Photo/Garry Jones)

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