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    Kevin Ware cited for speeding in 2013 Dodge Challenger in Octobber

    Apparently it's his car I think, when will NCAA look into this one, anytime soon??


    Louisville Cardinals' Kevin Ware faces speeding, reckless driving charge; misses court date - ESPN


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    Re: Kevin Ware cited for speeding in 2013 Dodge Challenger in Octobber

    Kentucky State Police cited Ware on Oct. 26 for driving his 2013 Dodge Challenger 95 mph in a construction zone.
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    Pitino expects Ware to lose his license, but the guard won't face any team discipline at this time.

    "I don't get into parking tickets and things like that, as long as there is no drinking going on," Pitino told ESPN.com. "I chewed [him] out pretty good for being foolish. But as far as punishment, he will lose his license and he will be walking a lot. I hope he likes walking. Hey, it will be good for his leg."
    Wow...classy...Pitino doesn't get into piddly little stuff like parking tickets and similar things like going 95 in a construction zone...as long as you're not drinking AND going 95 in a construction zone.



    TBH...I wouldn't be surprised that no punishment comes out of it...but the forthright nature that he says...meh...NBD...is a little much. "We'll look into it and evaluate if any discipline is appropriate (and then never follow up)" would even be better.



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    Re: Kevin Ware cited for speeding in 2013 Dodge Challenger in Octobber

    ?!?!?!?!!! WOW the student loans they give their are awesome!!!


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    Re: Kevin Ware cited for speeding in 2013 Dodge Challenger in Octobber

    Rick Pitino is a classless individual.



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    Re: Kevin Ware cited for speeding in 2013 Dodge Challenger in Octobber

    Was it an occupied construction zone though? How often do they have the zones set up and coned off and there is absolutely nobody around? 95 seems a little excessive anywhere, honestly, but still if nobody is around, construction zones **** me off more than anything.



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    Re: Kevin Ware cited for speeding in 2013 Dodge Challenger in Octobber

    Quote Originally Posted by 00clone View Post
    Wow...classy...Pitino doesn't get into piddly little stuff like parking tickets and similar things like going 95 in a construction zone...as long as you're not drinking AND going 95 in a construction zone.



    TBH...I wouldn't be surprised that no punishment comes out of it...but the forthright nature that he says...meh...NBD...is a little much. "We'll look into it and evaluate if any discipline is appropriate (and then never follow up)" would even be better.
    I get what you're saying, but it's not like a regular Louisville student or a person working out in the real world would face consequences for that at work or school, where as you might with a DUI. It comes off kind of *******-y the way he said it, but I get what he's saying.



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    Re: Kevin Ware cited for speeding in 2013 Dodge Challenger in Octobber

    Quote Originally Posted by JBone84 View Post
    Rick Pitino is a classless individual.
    If Ejim or Kane got pulled over for going 95 mph would you expect a harsher punishment?



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    Re: Kevin Ware cited for speeding in 2013 Dodge Challenger in Octobber

    Quote Originally Posted by klamath632 View Post
    Was it an occupied construction zone though? How often do they have the zones set up and coned off and there is absolutely nobody around? 95 seems a little excessive anywhere, honestly, but still if nobody is around, construction zones **** me off more than anything.

    At 95 MPH and going at least 15-20 MPH faster than the average flow of traffic, he would have no reliable way to tell if the zone was occupied, and occupied or not, the likely constriction of traffic is a hazard which is why it doesn't matter...no matter if they're an annoyance to you or not.



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    Re: Kevin Ware cited for speeding in 2013 Dodge Challenger in Octobber

    I have ever no issue with letting the state punish for the speed. That's their job. But why is there not a question about how this kid can afford a brand new challenger? That's Pitino's job. If he doesn't do it, then I hope the NCAA would step in (although I know they won't).



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    Re: Kevin Ware cited for speeding in 2013 Dodge Challenger in Octobber

    What a feel-good story! From broken leg to a new Dodge Challenger, the human spirit overcomes adversity once again.



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    Re: Kevin Ware cited for speeding in 2013 Dodge Challenger in Octobber

    When I was in school, it was common to see Fizer or Tinsley driving around campus in their brand new SUVs.



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    Re: Kevin Ware cited for speeding in 2013 Dodge Challenger in Octobber

    I have no problem with how Pitino is handling it, it's a traffic violation with no alcohol involved.

    And for those thinking something is fishy about him having a Dodge Challenger, maybe you don't remember the car Clyburn had last year.



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    Re: Kevin Ware cited for speeding in 2013 Dodge Challenger in Octobber

    Maybe his dad bought it for him with his Blue Meth money?


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    Re: Kevin Ware cited for speeding in 2013 Dodge Challenger in Octobber

    I think 2 players from last years ISU mens BB squad had new Camaros...Can't recall who at this time for the life of me but do remember one was bright as hell yellow and the other white. (Lucious and McGee maybe?!?)

    I think I could afford a lot nicer car not having college and food to pay for. Shoot I think many get living assistance. I could buy lots of **** if I didnt have to pay for food, college, and living.....


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    Re: Kevin Ware cited for speeding in 2013 Dodge Challenger in Octobber

    Quote Originally Posted by M6WS6 View Post
    I think 2 players from last years ISU mens BB squad had new Camaros...Can't recall who at this time for the life of me but do remember one was bright as hell yellow and the other white. (Lucious and McGee maybe?!?)

    I think I could afford a lot nicer car not having college and food to pay for. Shoot I think many get living assistance. I could buy lots of **** if I didnt have to pay for food, college, and living.....
    Yellow = Clyburn



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