TAG: lamar odom

Latest News, NBA / Apr 15, 2014 / 2:15 pm

Knicks Close To Signing Lamar Odom With Unguaranteed Second Year

Matt Barnes, J.R. Smith, Lamar Odom

Matt Barnes, J.R. Smith, Lamar Odom (Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports)

Lamar Odom didn’t play a single game during the 2013-14 season following a rough summer punctuated by drug rumors and other off-the-court snafus that made splashy TMZ headlines. But with Odom’s former coach, Phil Jackson, taking over as the head of basketball operations for the Knicks, New York is now in negotiations to bring the embattled forward to Manhattan. Read More »

Latest News, NBA / Nov 16, 2013 / 2:00 pm

Report: Los Angeles Clippers Meet With Lamar Odom

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Lamar Odom (photo. Jeff Forney)

Still unsigned free agent combo forward Lamar Odom had a tumultuous offseason with rumors of hard drug use, relationship problems and an arrest for suspicion of a DUI. But it seems Clippers coach and Senior Vice President for Basketball Operations Doc Rivers is interested in the 2-time NBA champion. Read More »

2013 Free Agency, NBA / Sep 12, 2013 / 5:00 pm

10 Veterans Who Can Restart Their Careers In Miami

Richard Hamilton

Richard Hamilton (photo. Instagram/ripcity3232)

On Tuesday, the Miami Heat brought Michael Beasley back into the fold by offering him a spot on their training camp roster with a non-guaranteed contract that would net B-Easy over $1 million if he makes the team. Like Beasley, there are other NBA veterans who might play well if they latched on with the title-winning Heat. Read More »

Video / Sep 11, 2013 / 10:00 am

Lamar Odom Says He Does Not Have A Drug Problem

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Celebrity gossip site TMZ caught up with Lamar Odom outside a Hollywood sushi restaurant on Monday night. He was getting into a black SUV to leave when they pointed a camera at him and asked him personal questions about his tabloid-strewn life. The smiling Odom answered the prying questions politely and succinctly. Read More »

NBA / Sep 9, 2013 / 1:00 pm

The 25 Greatest Miami Heat Players In Franchise History

LeBron James, Dwyane Wade, Chris Bosh

LeBron James, Dwyane Wade, Chris Bosh (photo. David Alvarez)

Four years ago, compiling a list of the 25 best players in Miami Heat history meant adding on a few that probably would not have been known of outside of Miami. How times have changed. In four years, the Heat have tacked on All-Star after All-Star, Hall of Famer after Hall of Famer and have made their all-time roster one of the best in the history of the game. Outside of Los Angeles and Boston, they have compiled names that could possibly rival that of any franchise that has existed since the earliest days of the NBA. Read More »

Latest News, NBA / Sep 5, 2013 / 2:15 pm

Update: Lamar Odom May Have Not Entered Rehab

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Lamar Odom (photo. @RealLamarOdom

UPDATE: TMZ “reports” that Lamar Odom has not voluntarily admitted himself into a rehab facility like People.com previously reported. Read More »

NBA / Sep 1, 2013 / 2:00 pm

Lamar Odom’s Taco Bell Nightmare

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Lamar Odom (photo. @serenawinters)

Things are not going well for free agent forward Lamar Odom. Drug allegations have swirled around him the last couple weeks, and he was picked up on suspicion of DUI this past Friday. His life has turned into a 24 hour TMZ headline, and it can best be summed up in — what should have been — a simple trip through a Taco Bell drive-thru. Read More »

Latest News, NBA / Aug 30, 2013 / 12:43 pm

Report: Lamar Odom Arrested For Suspicion Of DUI; Lakers May Sign Him If He Goes To Rehab

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Lamar Odom (photo. Jeff Forney)

Now there’s another entry in the depressing Lamar Odom drug narrative unfolding in Southern California. TMZ first reported that Odom was arrested early this morning for suspicion of DUI, and is — as of this writing — being held on $15,000 bail. Read More »

Smack / Aug 28, 2013 / 3:15 pm

Eminem Disses Lamar Odom In New Song “Berzerk”

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Lamar Odom is having a rough summer. Reports surfaced he’s dealing with a serious drug problem. Then he went missing. Then he showed back up looking gaunt. Then he became a target for Twitter. Now he’s getting name-dropped on hip-hop records. Eminem released a new single called “Berzerk” earlier this week and the song — which is super weak, by the way — featured Shady rhyming about LO’s marriage to Khloe Kardashian (at the 2:35 mark). Read More »

NBA / Aug 26, 2013 / 12:40 pm

Lamar Odom Rep Tells TMZ He Is Fine, But Still Missing After Crack Cocaine Allegations

Lamar Odom, Khloe Kardashian

Lamar Odom, Khloe Kardashian (photo. Casey Rogers from AP for Jordan Brand)

This is getting out of control. Perhaps you read the ugly details reported this weekend by celebrity gossip site, TMZ. Their sources claim that Lamar Odom has been addicted to crack cocaine for the last two years, and that now he’s been missing for the last few days. Read More »