Damar Hamlin‘s making unbelievable strides as he fights for his life in a Cincinnati hospital … and nothing proves the purpose greater than a query the Payments security requested his nurse final night time — who gained the sport?
Hamlin's physicians, Dr. Knight and Dr. Pritts, from UC Well being Medical Middle in Cincinnati, nearly met with the media on Thursday and fielded questions in regards to the well being standing of their well-known affected person.
The docs revealed 24-year-old Hamlin was aware Wednesday night, and whereas he wasn't in a position to discuss (he is nonetheless hooked as much as a respiration machine), Damar, utilizing pen, paper, and a clipboard, requested who gained the Payments vs. Bengals recreation.
“You gained. You gained on the recreation of life,” his healthcare group informed Damar.
After all, Hamlin wasn't conscious the sport was postponed.
So far as his present situation, the docs say Hamlin's made “important progress,” saying they imagine he is “neurologically intact.”
There was worry Damar might've sustained a critical mind harm from lack of oxygen.
Knight and Pritts had been additionally requested about Hamlin's long-term prognosis.
The docs stated it is too early to say if he might recuperate sufficient to ever play soccer once more, however added the aim is to get him again to his pre-Monday Night time Soccer situation.