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Piniella wishes Butler well vs. Duke

Updated: April 5, 2010, 7:28 PM ET
By Melissa Isaacson | ESPNChicago.com

ATLANTA -- Chicago Cubs manager Lou Piniella will be watching Monday night's NCAA national championship game, and said he sent Butler coach Brad Stevens good-luck wishes against Duke.

"I sent him a little note wishing him well," Piniella said. "I heard he's a Cubs fan."

Told that Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski is a Chicago native and also a Cubs fan, Piniella chuckled.

"Oh, how about that?" he said.

Told then that Krzyzewski made a crack about his team not being the ...

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