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Get well, Brian Windhorst

Discussion in 'Journalism topics only' started by dawgpounddiehard, Jul 1, 2008.

  1. dawgpounddiehard

    dawgpounddiehard Active Member


    According to a June 27th post on his blog, he is recuperating from an unidentified illness at an Akron area hospital.

    Here's to wishing him a speedy recovery.
  2. bob

    bob Member

    I know he had pneumonia, but I think it was more extensive than that. Good guy. Get well, Brian.
  3. TheSportsPredictor

    TheSportsPredictor Well-Known Member

    The disease has been identified and he's been stabilized.

    Updates here, where no news is good news:
  4. imjustagirl

    imjustagirl Active Member

    Damn. Keep battling, Brian.
  5. Tiger16

    Tiger16 Member

    There's a Facebook group that's done a great job of keeping interested folks updated. Search "Pray for Brian" and eventually you'll run into a picture of him.
  6. TheSportsPredictor

    TheSportsPredictor Well-Known Member

    The following note from Brian Windhorst was posted Sunday evening on his Care Page:

    "I've been coherent for about a week and read a lot of messages from this site. Those messages and postings have been very uplifting, especially during this difficult time.

    I was moved from ICU the other day and have started my full-scale rehab. My doctors are very confident that I can make a full recovery in a couple months.

    I look forward to speaking with many of you in the near future, getting back to covering the Cavs and returning to the business of life.

    Thanks again for all your prayers, well wishes and good thoughts. It has meant a lot to me and my family."
  7. pseudo

    pseudo Well-Known Member

  8. SportsDude

    SportsDude Active Member

    Great news. Best wishes to him and his family.
  9. awriter

    awriter Active Member

    Nice to see some good news on here, for a change.
  10. Some Guy

    Some Guy Active Member

    Don't know Brian very well, but have shared press row with him on a couple of occasions.

    Good luck and good health to him, for sure. I'm certain Cavs fans miss his insight.
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