Cavs-Star Love reports panic attack
NBA star Kevin Love talks openly about his mental disorders and breaks a taboo. Even during a game, he has a panic attack.
NBA star Kevin Love from runner-up Cleveland Cavaliers had a panic attack at the beginning of November during a match and had to be taken to a hospital for examination.
This was reported by the London Olympic champion in an article on the Players’ Tribune website,”It came from nowhere. I’ve never had anything like this before, but it was real – like a broken hand or a sprained ankle,”the basketball pro wrote.
For the first time Love (29) gave a public insight into his psychological problems.”I have kept my inner life for 29 years. I know that this has to change,”the American said.
The game against the Atlanta Hawks against German international Dennis Schröder on the 5th day of the World Cup. The coach took a break in the third quarter of 2017 and said that he had changed a lot. When I went to the bank, my heart beat faster than usual. Then I had trouble getting air. It felt like my brain was trying to climb out of my head,”said Love.
The five-time All-Star was taken to a clinic, tests did not yield any results. Since then, the 2010 World Champion and 2016 NBA Champion has visited a therapist several times a month. Because of a broken hand, he has been injured since the age of 30. January not played (NBA tables)