Rick Carlisle has been as positive as anyone in the Dallas Mavericks locker room when it has come to the disappointing season Lamar Odom is having. When it has come to the media questioning the forward's lack of production, Carlisle has preached patience.
But that changed on Friday.
During his weekly local radio interview, the Mavericks head coach didn't hold back when discussing his frustrations with Odom, who has missed the last three games due to a personal issue.
"I'm going to say my peace about this," Carlisle stated on the Galloway and Company radio show on 103.3 KESN-FM in Dallas. "I'm disappointed with how it's gone. We've worked hard with this kid. I'm a patient guy, Mark Cuban is a patient guy, Donnie Nelson is a patient guy. Our team is a patient team, but patience has worn thin here."
Carlisle made sure to note that he wasn't speaking about Odom's personal matter, something he had little inside information about. No, Carlisle was talking about Odom's lack of contrib...