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Pitino helping Antoine Walker

Former NBA star Antoine Walker is back in
Kentucky practicing with his college coach, Rick Pitino.
The Courier-Journal reports that Walker is attempting to make aprofessional comeback after filing for Chapter 7 bankruptcy earlierthis month. He has been conditioning with Pitino at the Universityof Louisville to get back into playing shape. Walker played underPitino at the University of Kentucky in the mid-1990s.
Walker says he knows he's "got one shot" to make it back into
the league.
According to his bankruptcy filing, Walker reported having $4.3
million in assets and $12.7 million in liabilities. In November
2009, he agreed to pay more than $900,000 to settle bad check
charges at three Las Vegas casinos and avoid trial on felony
criminal charges.
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