For the team and victory
In spite of the pain and the road to recovery ahead, Ware is still thinking of his team, not himself.
"I'll be fine, but (we've) still got to win this championship," he said.
Mr. Inspiration is ready for the Final Four, where his team is two games away from a potential national championship.
He has already made his way to Atlanta to cheer the Cardinals on in person. During his interview with CNN, he and his mother donned T-shirts with the words "Win it for Kevin."
Louisville takes on Wichita State at 6:05 p.m. ET Saturday, with the winner advancing to the national championship game Monday.