Lamar Odom RUMORS & NEWS

  • Lamar Odom Refuses to Accept Khloe Kardashian's Relationship With James Harden: "That Woman Is My Wife"

    Complex "Lamar Odom seems like a troubled man right now. Earlier this month, he got caught "ambushing" his ex-wife Khloe Kardashian outside of a gym. The following day, he went on a rant about TMZ when he was approached by the paparazzi. And now, In Touch Weekly has published some really bizarre quotes..." August 19

  • Lamar Odom ambushed Khloé over new boyfriend James Harden

    Page Six "Khloé Kardashian’s budding relationship with Houston Rockets star James Harden has rubbed Lamar Odom the wrong way. Sources tell People their romance was the reason why Odom, 35, ambushed Kardashian, 31, outside a Beverly Hills SoulCycle on Wednesday morning. “Lamar has been trying to..." August 13

  • Khloé Kardashian and Lamar Odom to finalize divorce

    Page Six "Khloé Kardashian and Lamar Odom‘s divorce is almost final. Both parties signed and filed papers making it official last Friday, according to TMZ. A judge’s John Hancock will make the divorce official. Kardashian, 31, filed back in December 2013 but was slow to make it official for numerous..." July 21

  • Report: Lamar Odom suffers drug relapse

    Larry Brown Sports "Lamar Odom has lost two of his closest friends to drug-related deaths in the past month. As you might expect, he does not seem to be doing well these days. According to one report, Odom suffered a drug relapse shortly before his best friend Jamie Sangouthai died from a skin infection that was..." July 09

  • Lamar Odom battling depression after Jamie Sangouthai, Bobby Heyward deaths

    Larry Brown Sports "Lamar Odom lost two of his closest friends to drug-related illnesses in the past several weeks, and the former NBA star is reportedly struggling with depression because of it. According to a new story in Star magazine, Odom’s family and friends are extremely concerned about his mental state and..." July 02

  • Knicks GM says he expects Lamar Odom to be part of Knicks next fall

    Pro Basketball Talk "Take this report with a handful of salt for two key reasons: 1) Whenever a player is going through rehab and workouts to get back the teams are generous with compliments, to encourage the steps. 2) Knicks GM Steve Mills is not exactly the power broker in the Knicks front office. Nice title..." June 10

  • Lamar Odom (back) returns to U.S.

    ESPN "After playing in just two games, Lamar Odom's comeback in Spain is on hold because of a back injury. Sources close to the situation told on Friday that Odom is expected to miss at least a month because of the persistent back issue, which prompted his new Spanish team to allow Odom to..." March 14

  • Khloe Kardashian Files For Divorce From Lamar Odom

    TMZ "Khloe Kardashian has just filed court documents to divorce Lamar Odom and restore her name -- TMZ has learned. As we first told you, Khloe planned to pull the trigger today on her 4-year marriage to Lamar, who has been deep in the world of drugs on and off for the last 2 years. In the legal..." December 14

  • Lamar Odom pleads no contest to DUI charge

    SB Nation "The troubled forward plead no contest to a DUI charge and was placed on probation. Lamar Odom pleaded no contest to a driving under the influence charge stemming from an arrest on Aug. 30, reports the Associated Press. Odom accepted a sentence of three months probation as well as a mandatory..." December 10

  • Lamar Odom could be ready to return in January

    CBS Sports "Lamar Odom has returned home to Los Angeles after two weeks of strenuous workouts with renowned trainer Rob McClanaghan and is awaiting word on the next step in his NBA comeback, league sources told on Tuesday. Odom, whose tumultuous summer included a DUI arrest and the..." December 04

  • Clippers continue to weigh options with Odom "The Clippers remain interested in signing Lamar Odom as part of searching for a roster move as an additional insurance policy for the playoffs, with Doc Rivers telling he is “hoping things work out” between the team and Odom. Rivers, the coach and head of basketball operations, was..." December 01

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    Ramona Shelburne @ramonashelburne

    Sense I get is that Clippers and Lamar will have a better sense of where things stand in a few weeks. Neither side in a hurry at moment.

  • Chris Wilcox on Clips' radar as Odom fallback

    ESPN "Lamar Odom remains the leading candidate to be signed by the Los Angeles Clippers to fill the opening they have in their frontcourt rotation. By far. But there's at least one other known name on the Clippers' list behind Odom in terms of potential in-season signees: Chris Wilcox...." November 22

  • Doc Rivers says meeting with Lamar Odom went well

    Los Angeles Times "Clippers Coach Doc Rivers said the meeting he had with free agent Lamar Odom at the team's practice facility Friday went well and that the organization is interested in the forward. No deal was imminent between the Clippers and Odom, but the team will continue to monitor things. "I've always..." November 17

  • Odom Only Has Interest In Playing For Clippers

    Real GM Basketball "Doc Rivers spoke on Saturday about how Friday's meeting with Lamar Odom went well. The Los Angeles Clippers have interest in Odom, though no deal is imminent. "I've always had interest in him," Rivers said Saturday. "I've always liked him. The teams he has played on, the coaches who have..." November 17

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    Marc J. Spears @SpearsNBAYahoo

    While Lamar Odom did not sign a deal with the Clippers today, sources said the players were under the impression he was signing soon.

  • Report: Lakers, Clippers still considering Odom

    ESPN Los Angeles "The Los Angeles Clippers and Los Angeles Lakers continue to monitor Lamar Odom's progress as closely as they can, and would consider signing the enigmatic free-agent forward should Odom prove that his personal and legal issues are behind him, according to sources with knowledge of both teams'..." November 14

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  • Report: Khloe afraid to divorce Odom

    Fox Sports "Her marital troubles with Lamar Odom have convinced Khloe Kardashian to get a divorce but she's hesitant to do it for fear it might drive Odom to overdose or commit suicide TMZ reports. Odom met with his estranged wife at the couple's home last week and their showdown over his alleged drug use..." October 11

  • Khloe Will Divorce Lamar Odom After She Collects $8 Million Marriage Bonus

    Black Sports Online "Khloe always appeared to be the smartest of the sisters and the one with the most common sense. If I had $8 million on the table I would let Lamar smoke all the crack he wanted until I got my money. Jocks and Stiletto Jill breaks down the terms of their prenuptial agreement and why Khloe has..." September 28

  • Arraignment for Lamar Odom on DUI charges postponed

    CBS Sports "Former Lakers and Clippers forward Lamar Odom was arrested on Aug. 30 on DUI charges while rumors of a drug problem swirled around him for more than a month. Odom was due in court Friday on the DUI charge but that's now been pushed back to Oct. 10." September 28

  • Lamar Odom lashes out at 'absent' dad

    ESPN Los Angeles "Lamar Odom breaking weeks of silence on his current state of mind tweeted on Tuesday about what he describes as a very "dark time" and how his "absent" father is to blame for his "downfall." The 33-year-old NBA veteran posting an extended message via his Twitter account broke his silence in a..." September 25

  • Lamar Odom charged with DUI

    TMZ "Lamar Odom has just been charged with 1 count of DUI ... TMZ has learned. TMZ broke the story ... Lamar was arrested August 30 at 3:25 AM on the 101 Freeway after cops saw him driving too slow. He flunked several field sobriety tests and was then cuffed and taken to jail where he REFUSED to..." September 13

  • Lamar Odom: "I don't have a crack problem"

    TMZ "Lamar Odom says he's absolutely NOT a drug addict ... doesn't need professional help ... and is confident he'll play in the NBA next season. He's wrong on all 3 counts. 33-year-old Odom went to Teru Sushi in Studio City last night ... and after taking some photos with fans he finally..." September 11

  • Report: Lamar Odom’s Drug Habit Got So Bad His Dealer Had to Cut Him Off

    NESN "The saga continues to get worse for Lamar Odom. Last week rumors began to surface about Odom’s drug problem and how he his marriage was on the rocks with wife Khloe Kardashian. The stories just continued to build throughout the week too as reports of a cocaine habit began to sprout up. He was..." September 07

  • Lamar Odom Enters Rehab for Drug and Alcohol Abuse

    People Magazine "Lamar Odom has checked himself into a drug and alcohol rehabilitation center two sources confirm to PEOPLE. "He realized he needs help" a source says of the NBA free agent and husband of reality star Khloé Kardashian Odom. Odom's drug use had been causing trouble in the couple's marriage..." September 05

  • Former teammates feel for Odom

    ESPN "Lamar Odom was their leader. He pointed the way setting a tone for a group of Lakers reserves that helped win two straight NBA titles. By embracing his role coming off the bench he showed teammates like Jordan Farmar Josh Powell and Shannon Brown what it meant to be part of a championship..." September 04

  • Lamar Odom hires celebrity lawyer Robert Shapiro

    TMZ "Lamar Odom needs some legal firepower after his DUI arrest and its OJ Simpson's lawyer Robert Shapiro to the rescue ... TMZ has learned. Lamar has hired Shapiro in what promises to be a sticky situation. TMZ broke the story ... Lamar was popped early Friday AM on the 101 Freeway ... and cops..." September 02

  • Lamar Odom busted for DUI

    TMZ "Lamar Odom was arrested for "driving under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs" early Friday morning ... TMZ has learned. The bust occurred in the San Fernando Valley at 3:54 AM. Lamar -- who was driving a white Mercedes SUV -- was popped by the California Highway Patrol and taken to a..." August 30

  • Lamar Odom not missing; family knows his whereabouts

    Sporting News "Lamar Odom is not missing according to his agent Jeff Schwartz. Schwartz told that Odom's family is well aware of his whereabouts and that Odom's wife Khloe Kardashian "knows exactly where he is." Schwartz's account contradicts a report that said Odom went missing..." August 26

  • Report: Lamar Odom Missing For Past 72 Hours

    TMZ "Lamar Odom has vanished and everyone in his life fears the worst -- that he's off somewhere on a drug binge ... TMZ has learned. Sources connected to the NBA star tell us people on Lamar's side and on the Kardashian side have not been able to find Lamar or contact him for nearly 72 hours -- and..." August 25

  • TMZ report: Lamar Odom has had a drug problem for the last two years

    Pro Basketball Talk "We’ll begin this report by stating the obvious which is that Lamar Odom played in the NBA for the Clippers last season without incident and has not failed a league-mandated drug test since 2001. With that being said we also cannot ignore the report that is out there. TMZ an organization that..." August 24

  • Odom wants to stay in L.A., but does anyone want him?

    Pro Basketball Talk "Greg Oden who last played in the NBA in 2009 and has had multiple major knee surgeries since then got a contract for next season before Lamar Odom. Which tells you about how far Odom’s stock has fallen. He is battling Antawn Jamison and Al Harrington for the “veteran forward at the end of..." August 03

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    KEVIN DING @KevinDing

    Hearing @RealLamarOdom might be coming around to joining Lakers but Lakers not sold on what he can give them. So still unlikely.

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    Marc J. Spears @SpearsNBAYahoo

    While Clipps are considering Lamar Odom & Antawn Jamison as potential vet big, sources say they are taking their time to find the right fit.

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    Brad Turner @BA_Turner

    Clippers renounced rights to Lamar Odom, Chauncey Billups. Clippers still interested in signing Odom to a deal, sources

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    Ramona Shelburne @ramonashelburne

    Lakers have reached out to Lamar Odom, but it been hard to determine how high interest level is on either side thus far.

  • Is Lamar Odom rediscovering his game?

    Clips Nation "If there is a more enigmatic NBA player over the last three seasons than Lamar Odom, I certainly don't know who it is. Two seasons ago with the Lakers, in his 12th NBA seasons at the age of 31, he had a career year and won the NBA's Sixth Man Award. After then getting upset over being included in..." February 25

  • Odom gives glimpse of the weapon Clippers wanted

    Orange County Register "Lamar Odom has been the center of attention since the Lakers traded him to Dallas before the 2011-12 season. His marriage to Khloe Kardashian landed him on television and in the tabloids, but his presence in the box score wasn't matching the hype. Even a trade to the Clippers this past..." February 25

  • Lamar Odom, Eric Bledsoe playing through injuries

    Los Angeles Times "Lamar Odom and Eric Bledsoe have been playing through their injuries (a sprained left ankle and a sore left hip, respectively) and did so again against the Denver Nuggets on Tuesday night. Odom was injured Sunday night in the second quarter of the game against the Phoenix Suns. "He turned..." December 26

  • Clippers' Lamar Odom calls his time with the Mavericks 'a blur'

    Los Angeles Times "Sweat dripped off Lamar Odom's bald head after he finished an extra workout following the Clippers' practice Tuesday. Odom stood in a doorway leading into the players' lounge and for a few seconds pondered how he felt about facing the Mavericks on Wednesday night at Staples Center for the first..." December 05

  • Clippers' Lamar Odom begins to earn the trust

    Los Angeles Times "Slowly, Lamar Odom is beginning to show signs of his old self. He scored a season-high seven points on three-for-five shooting and had six rebounds, four of them on offense, in the Clippers' 105-104 victory over the Utah Jazz. Odom was at his best in the fourth quarter, when he scored five..." December 04

  • Clippers' Odom holds key to his success

    Orange County Register "So the Lakers came out here Tuesday and, after one game, their fans were ready to kill the Princeton offense and do something even more permanent to Coach Mike Brown. Then Wednesday it was the Clippers' turn at Staples Center, another team starting a journey that will answer some serious..." November 01

  • Lamar Odom doubts he'll be ready for opener

    Los Angeles Times "On Wednesday, the Clippers will open the regular season against the Memphis Grizzlies at Staples Center. Will Lamar Odom finally be on the court playing for the Clippers? Odom, who has a bone bruise in his left foot, didn't sound as if he would be playing in that game. "I don't know,"..." October 27

  • Del Negro says Odom will work way into shape "eventually"

    Pro Basketball Talk "The Clippers needed depth along the front line and signing Lamar Odom, just a couple years removed from being the Sixth Man of the Year, seemed like a good fit. That is, if his head was in the right place and he wasn't lost like he spent the last year with the Mavericks. Apparently his head..." October 18

  • Clippers welcome back Lamar Odom, go looking for other additions

    Los Angeles Times "The Clippers filled one big void when they acquired Lamar Odom from the Dallas Mavericks on Friday in a four-team trade that sent Mo Williams to the Utah Jazz but didn't take long to go back to work on improving the roster. As the Clippers introduced Odom on Monday at a news conference, the..." July 03

  • Lamar Odom thrilled to be back in LA with Clippers

    Fort Worth Star-Telegram "Lamar Odom surveyed the bank of cameras with a practiced eye, subtly adjusting his impeccable suit and tie before stepping back into the spotlight. This star of hoops and reality TV is right at home in Hollywood, and he's incredibly grateful to be back with his original NBA team. Odom..." July 03

  • Deadline is Friday for Mavs to find taker for Odom, avoid $2.4 million buyout of his contract

    Dallas Morning News "The Mavericks on Wednesday continued to work toward trying to find a team that would take Lamar Odom and relieve them of the $2.4 million buyout cost they are facing to rid themselves of him. The forward had a mutual parting of the ways with the Mavericks late last season. He has a team option..." June 28

  • Odom said reality TV show was no distraction

    Fort Worth Star-Telegram "Lamar Odom told Oprah Winfrey that the reality TV show which he has with his wife did not affect his performance with the Dallas Mavericks this past season. The Mavs acquired Odom from the Los Angeles Lakers last December in hopes that he would be a key figure in their quest to capture..." June 25

  • Odom removed from Olympic consideration

    Fort Worth Star-Telegram "In the wake of his banishment from the Dallas Mavericks' active roster for the rest of this season, Lamar Odom has been removed from being a candidate to represent the United States in this summer's Olympic Games. According to FOX Sports Florida, Odom is no longer on the list of 20 candidates..." April 13