Originally Posted by BballWatcher
When I was ~10-12, I had my tonsils and adenoids removed.
Before that, I would get bronchitis almost every winter, and (apparently) snored very loudly.
After that, I didn't get bronchitis anymore, and have generally been a lot healthier. I still have allergy problems come springtime/summertime/early fall (seasonal - grass, trees, ragweed).
Hopefully this helps Bargnani
If it effected his sleep at all even, not allowing for the deep REM stuff where you really get rested, then as an athlete it had to have hurt some, both physically and mentally.