Kentucky: Why We Should Be Worried About John Calipari Coaching the Dominican

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Kentucky: Why We Should Be Worried About John Calipari Coaching the Dominican
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The Dominican Republic National Basketball Team was treated to a huge gift this summer when John Calipari decided to coach the team during the FIBA Americas Championship.

The decision was a success and a disappointment at the same time. The Dominican team did secure its first ever medal in the championships, but the third place finish wasn't enough to reach their ultimate goal:

A trip to the 2012 Summer Olympics.

The Olympic qualifiers begin again right before the summer games so Calipari has a chance to reach that goal; however, some are worried this isn't the best idea for Calipari.

Here's why.

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