Though we heard some of his account through there, he also sat down with Paul Pierce for ESPN and gave a bit more detail into the situation.
During the interview, Hayward speaks on how he felt, days after the injury and how much it meant for him to hear from athletes and celebrities showing their support for him. Guys like Paul George, J.J. Watt, Odell Beckham Jr. and Kobe Bryant have kept his spirits up through the process and recovery.
He also explained what he’s allowed to do and reveals that the mental aspect is the hardest part. Trying to put a stop on those negative thoughts and pushing through to be better than you were the day before.
Peep his talk with The Truth above.