"I have a home here. My family's here and it's much easier (than) if it would have happened somewhere else where it would have been a lot tougher," he said. "I can't really fly right now, so I'd be stuck in a hotel somewhere. The good thing is it happened where I still have my house here. The doctor that did my surgery, he's here. They took good care of me and I can do rehab and I know I'm in good hands."