‘First Take’ Host Molly Qerim Calls John Calipari ‘Coach K’ To His Face
Coach Cal, Coach K -- what's the difference? Well, for starters, about 500 wins, three National Championships, two Olympic gold medals and roughly six ounces of hair gel. But besides that, John Calipari and Mike Krzyzewski are virtually the same person. Alas, Calipari was visibly upset when "First Take" host Molly Qerim accidentally introduced him as "Coach K" when she meant to say "Coach Cal."
Ugh, going on ESPN to not-so-subtly recruit high school kids can be SOOOO stressful sometimes!
"She said Cal," Stephen A. Smith interjected, which of course was not true, because she very obviously said "K" (he excells at being completely wrong). Nice try, though.
The college basketball equivalent of calling your girlfriend by your ex's name, below...
- Dan Le Batard probably just earned himself a suspension after going rogue on his morning show, criticizing ESPN for giving Calipari -- who already has a huge recruiting advantage -- multiple platforms to advertise his basketball program.
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