An Emotional Kevin Ware’s First Post – Broken Leg Surgery Interview (VIDEO)

Fatimah Mazhar

The spirited guard of Louisville sat down with ESPN’s Rece Davis and gave his first on-camera interview after his injury and surgery which, thankfully, went successful.

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Kevin Ware got all emotional when askedhow he felt when he found out that his team had won the regional championship trophy.

Ware replied, “It meant everything to me,They went out there and did that for me you know? Words can't explain. I love those guys to death. I wouldn't trade them for the world. Those are the brothers I've never had. I just kept telling them, 'the job ain't done yet.’”

The basketball player underwent successful surgery at Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis and on Monday he was able to get up with the help of crutches. On Tuesday he was discharged from the hospital.

You can watch Kevin Ware’s first post-surgery interview in the video above.

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