Adam Zagoria covers basketball at all levels. He is the author of two books and an award-winning journalist whose articles have appeared in ESPN The Magazine, SLAM, Sheridan Hoops, Sports Illustrated, Basketball Times and in newspapers nationwide.
Rick Pitino has offered Derrick Caracter an opportunity to return to the Louisville basketball team for the 2009-10 season, and Caracter has accepted.
“Derrick has come to me repeatedly in the last two months asking to return to our team,” Pitino said in a statement that came as a response to a story broken by ZAGSBLOG.NET.
Read the full story here.
And here’s an ESPN video interview with Pitino, in which he mentions St. Benedict’s Prep star Samardo Samuels, but not Caracter.
What do you think: Should Pitino give DC another chance to return to the team?
Adam Zagoria is a Basketball Insider who covers basketball at all levels. A contributor to The New York Times and SportsNet New York (SNY), he is also the author of two books and is an award-winning journalist and filmmaker. His articles have appeared in ESPN The Magazine, SLAM, Sheridan Hoops, Basketball Times and in newspapers nationwide. He also won an Emmy award for his work on the SNY mini-documentary on Syracuse guard Tyus Battle.
A veteran Ultimate Frisbee player, he has competed in numerous National and World Championships and, perhaps more importantly, his teams won the Westchester Summer League (WSL) championships in 2011 and 2013.
He lives in Manhattan with his wife and children.