Found March 02, 2012 on The Sports Bank:
Lamar Odom was once a major part of the front line for the Los Angeles Lakers, arguably the premier franchise in the NBA. However that appears to be a long time ago. Just minutes ago the Dallas Mavericks have officially announced the assignment Lamar Odom to the D-League‘s Texas Legends. Sorry Khloe Kardashian. Love this tweet from @TheIllimunati “The Kardashians have sent Lamar Odom to the D-League as their sacrifice to remain part of The Illuminati.” Because the curse of the Kardashians has struck again: Reggie Bush- his career didn’t improve. Ray J- how many best selling albums has he had? Kris Humphries- is now the most hated player in the NBA. Paul M. Banks is CEO of The Sports, an official Google News site generating millions of unique visitors. He’s also a regular contributor to Chicago Now, Walter, Yardbarker, and Fox Sports A Fulbright scholar and MBA, Banks has appeared on live radio all over the world; and he’s a member of the Football Writers As...

Mavericks' Odom headed to D-League

DALLAS (AP) -- Lamar Odom will play at least one game in the NBA Development League before rejoining the Dallas Mavericks. The Mavericks said Friday that Odom had been assigned to the Texas Legends. He will be in uniform for the D-League team's home game in Frisco on Saturday night. Odom last played for the Mavericks on Feb. 20. He missed their last game before the All-Star...

Mavericks F Odom to skip D-League visit, to face Jazz

Dallas Mavericks forward Lamar Odom won't be going to the NBA Development League after all. Although originially headed to play for the Texas Legends, Odom has been summoned to rejoin the Mavericks for their Saturday game against the Utah Jazz. Odom's ongoing absence led Dallas to make the initial move. The 32-year-old has missed the Mavericks' last four games because...

Odom's stint in D-League called off

Lamar Odom was in uniform Saturday night after he returned to the Dallas Mavericks without playing a planned game in the NBA Development League. Dallas coach Rick Carlisle said Odom had been recalled and will play against the Utah Jazz in his first game since Feb. 20. Odom had been set to play for the Texas Legends on Saturday night after missing four straight games for the Mavericks...

Mavericks F Odom to play stint in D-League

Dallas Mavericks forward Lamar Odom will play a game in the NBA Development League the team announced Friday.Odom has been assigned to the Texas Legends and will play for the D-League team on Saturday night before returning to the Mavericks.The 32-year-old has missed Dallas' last three games because of a family matter.Odom is averaging 7.7 points and 4.5 rebounds in 32 games...

Odom energetic in emotional return with Mavs

DALLAS Lamar Odom had taken an impossibly long time away from the Dallas Mavericks to deal with personal matters. After contributing to a 102-96 win over the visiting Jazz on Saturday, he took an impossibly long time in his locker stall, his tattooed back to the gathered media swarm, meticulously arranging his jewelry and lathering his bald head with lotion. And after all the waiting...

Trade Rumor Traffic: A Loophole For Lamar

For someone who lives on TV, Lamar Odom’s personal issues are tough to diagnose. But options for LO to escape the Mavs? Those are clear and seemingly unbending. This is Thomas Wolfe meeting Lamar Odom and you can’t go home again. Right? launches 15 days of Trade Rumor Traffic for Premium Mavs Fans with revelations on Odom’s future and a clever way to give him what he...

Odom, despite celeb status, deserves privacy

As a sign of just how dysfunctional this Lamar Odom saga has become for the Dallas Mavericks, Dirk Nowitzki scored 40 points in Saturday's 102-96 victory against Utah and was an afterthought. Actually, afterthought is too strong. Nobody thought of him at all. He dressed quietly and exited without a single question about his absolute basketball brilliance. "Way to go, L...

Odom Close To Return

Lamar Odom will return to the Mavericks within the next few days, according to sources.

Mavericks' Carlisle becoming impatient with F Odom

Dallas Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle's patience with Lamar Odom is growing thin. Odom's ongoing absence led the Mavericks to send the struggling forward to the NBA Development League. He has been assigned to the Texas Legends and will play for the D-League team on Saturday night before returning to the Mavericks. "When he comes back, we're going to find out very...

Mavs Coach Carlisle Rips Odom

The lid hasn't been completely lifted off the Lamar Odom absence -- and what I'm hearing regarding the deep-seated reason is more explosive that anything speculated so far. But the lid has been lifted off the Mavs'' tolerant silence on the matter thanks to coach Rick Carlisle, who blasted the wayward star not once but twice in media visits before Friday's Mavs-at-Hornets game.

Mavericks Assign Lamar Odom To D-League

Lamar Odom has missed the team's last three games due to personal reasons.
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