“Time does heal old wounds,” Sambora told People while attending the Kentucky Derby on Saturday (May 3). “I mean, I still love Heather and I know she loves me. She’s the mother of my child, man. What can you say?”
Married in 1994 in Paris, Sambora and Locklear remained together for more than a decade, finally getting a divorce due to irreconcilable differences in 2007. Their only daughter, Ava, is now 16.