Originally posted on The Cardinal Connect  |  Last updated 10/5/13
For the past few weeks, we’ve heard nothing but good news in regards to Kevin Ware’s recovery. That trend continued on Friday afternoon when Rick Pitino spoke to the media to talk about his book and preview Saturday’s Red & White scrimmage. “Kevin’s last x-ray shows that he’s perfectly healed,” Pitino says. “He’s got a clean bill of health and has been cleared to start his workouts.” Ware worked out for the first time on Thursday. He’ll go through individual workouts before he starts practicing at 100% with the team. “I would say he’ll be ready to play all out basketball by the end of October,” Pitino told the media. It’s hard to believe that in just six months after suffering one of the more gruesome injuries in the world of sports, Ware is already 100% healed. “He’s then got to get over the psychological effect of the injury,” Pitino says. “He asked me if he should watch it, but I told him it’s not going to help him in any way.”
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