22 September 2020

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Kevin Love: The Panic Attack

On November 5, 2017, Kevin Love experienced a severe panic attack. In this tragic moment, Love thought he was going to die.

“It was terrifying”, Love said. “It was like I was having a heart attack. I really felt I was going to die at that moment. I just wanted some air, so I basically ended up unconscious on the floor.”

This event happened during the second half of a game with the Atlanta Hawks. He was passed out in the locker room.

During this past year, Love has spoken a lot about the importance of mental health, alongside San Antonio guard Demar DeRozan. He has spoken about his experiences, and how the topic is viewed.

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““I just kind of brushed it off because in our sport, or in life, and being a man, you’re taught to suppress it, you’re taught to in a lot of ways suffer in silence,” Love said.

He has spoken out about this topic on the TODAY show: Click Here To See This Segment

What do you think about the overall outcome of his experience? How do you feel about the topic? Send me your thoughts through Instagram, @cjbrwn, or message me here!

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