Rick Pitino Panathinaikos
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Rick Pitino took to Twitter on Wednesday (20/11) and announced his return to Panathinaikos as the head coach of the club.

The 66-year-old Hall of Famer will replace Argyris Pedoulakis and will take over the team again. Pitino was the head coach of the “Greens” in the second part of the 2018/19 season.

The legendary coach is also the head coach of the national team of Greece.

The official announcement of the six-time EuroLeague champions is expected soon. Pitino will make his debut in the home game against Baskonia next week.