Cleveland Cavaliers Release Update On Owner Dan Gilbert

Quicken Loans Founder Suffered Stroke Like Symptoms Sunday

Dan Gilbert
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The Cleveland Cavaliers have released an update on the health of owner Dan Gilbert. The Cavs owner was hospitalized Sunday with stroke like symptoms.

The Cavaliers have released the following statement from Jay Farner, the CEO for Quicken Loans.

“Dan Gilbert and his family are grateful for the outpouring of support following the news of his hospitalization early Sunday. We appreciate the community’s concern, and with his family’s permission, provide the following update:

Dan was not feeling well Sunday morning so he was taken to the hospital by a family friend. While under care at the hospital, he suffered a stroke and was immediately taken in for a catheter-based procedure, then moved to recovery in the Intensive Care Unit.

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Dan is awake, responsive and resting comfortably.  Dan and his family are immensely grateful to the doctors and nurses whose early intervention is already paying dividends toward his recovery.

We will update the public as additional details become known. Thanks to the strong culture and leadership Dan has built and grown, business at the Rock Family of Companies will continue under the normal, everyday direction of their respective CEOs.

Our collective thoughts and prayers remain with Dan for a speedy recovery.”

The entire staff here at Full Press Coverage wants to send our thoughts and prayers to Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert and his family for a speedy recovery.

Scott Piker is the Cleveland BrownsCleveland Cavaliers and Cleveland Indians Managing Editor for Full Press So follow him on twitter @ScottPikerSport

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