We start this week's headlines with Nick Ekbatani getting better and tweeting from the hospital.
He definitely has the right frame of mind. Even a bit of humor:
Is it bad that I'm more mad about my motorcycle being totaled than I am about losing my leg? (just kidding...but somewhat for real)— Nick Ekbatani (@nickekbatani) July 27, 2012
Johnathan Franklin of course had kind remarks:
— Johnathan Franklin (@JFrank2308) July 27, 2012
@nickekbatani God Bless You! You've inspired me to stay strong through my hard times and circumstances. Keep shining bro
The hospital is starting to get annoyed by the non-stop visitors.
Only— Jonathan Gold (@TheCoolSub) July 30, 2012
@nickekbatani would have so many visitors at the hospital that they'd finally stop and say enough. Only Nick.
More Olympics Tweets!!
Russell Westbrook and Dawn Harper at the Opening Ceremonies:
Everyone wanted pictures with Russell. (If you were a Bruin.)
Sydney Leroux's mom, representing America, hard.
Oh mom.. twitter.com/sydneyleroux/s…— Sydney Leroux (@sydneyleroux) July 28, 2012
Kevin Love is still on a picture taking rampage, but he should have known the second he fell asleep, someone would get him back.
Also, smack talk. He has it.
.— Kevin Love (@kevinlove) July 24, 2012
@rickyrubio9 how'd that work out for you buddy?
This had to be an absolute thrill - Tom Hanks tweeting shout outs to the US Women's Soccer Team:
Continuing: Leroux! Cheney! Morgan!! Buehler! Heath! Barnhart! I love that team! Go! Go, Olympic Goddesses! Hanx— Tom Hanks (@tomhanks) July 27, 2012
The basketball team is heading to China soon. Anthony Stover is doing his research.
Just found out that in china McDonalds delivers. I'm so happy.— Anthony Stover (@Anth0nySt0ver) July 28, 2012
I guess as long as he's comfortable while he's playing? After you're doing playing, try out some of the local delicacies if they have time.