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Lamar Odom was ready to return to the Lakers or Clippers after a couple of lost seasons. The Lakers and Clippers were apparently ready to bring him back — until things got a little crazy. Both teams are interested in signing Odom again, but they’re keeping an eye on his off-court life and won’t make a move until Odom has taken care of some offseason issues, Ramona Shelburne and Marc Stein of ESPN.com report. Odom has been the center of much gossip in recent months, when he was rumored to be using crack cocaine and charged with driving under the influence. He was also dealing with various family problems. Odom has had off-court struggles his whole career, but he still produced in his five seasons with the Clippers and seven with the Lakers, where he was the Sixth Man of the Year in 2011. He has career averages of 13.3 points and 8.4 rebounds a game and was a big part of the Lakers’ 2009 and 2010 championships. Odom is training again, according to ESPN, and although the Clippers and L...
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Free-agent forward Lamar Odom was at the Clippers practice facility on Friday afternoon, said NBA executives who were not authorized to speak publicly on the matter.
No deal was imminent between Odom and the Clippers, the executives said, but there is interest on both sides if Odom has gotten his personal life in order. Odom didn't work out for the team, the executives said...
Lamar Odom may be down, but he is not out. We all know the stories and headlines regarding Odom falling on hard times -- all the way from rehab to reality TV and celebrity blog fodder -- and how it could all spell the abrupt end of the 2-time world champ and former NBA Sixth Man of the Year in a sad downward spiral for the likeable free agent forward. But now comes a report by...
Lamar Odom was ready to return to the Lakers or Clippers after a couple of lost seasons. The Lakers and Clippers were apparently ready to bring him back -- until things got a little crazy.
Both teams are interested in signing Odom again, but they're keeping an eye on his off-court life and won't make a move until Odom has taken care of some offseason issues, Ramona Shelburne...
The Los Angeles Lakers and Los Angeles Clippers are again once showing interest towards Lamar Odom. Odom who originally played for the Clippers in his first 5 years in the NBA.
Then he played with the Heat. He was part of the deal that the Heat traded for Shaquille O’Neal.
Sources told ESPN.com that the Clippers and Lakers — who both registered interest in signing Odom this past...
Lamar Odom met with the Los Angeles Clippers' coaches and front office for nearly two hours on Friday, according to sources.
Odom appeared to be in good shape and gave Clippers players the impression that he could sign with the team soon.
"Everyone was shocked, but it was a good surprise," one Clippers source said of Odom's appearance.
Odom has reportedly received...
Lamar Odom has had a quiet few weeks, so that can only mean one thing.
He’s ready to play basketball.
Larry Brown Sports via ESPN L.A. is reporting that both the Lakers and Clippers are showing interest in the 34 year old Odom and would be open to signing him if his troubles are finally behind him.
Sources told ESPN.com that the Clippers and Lakers — who both registered interest...
Could a signing be happening soon?
Free agent @RealLamarOdom was at the Clippers facility for nearly two hours today meeting with Doc Rivers & front office, sources tell Yahoo
— Marc J. Spears (@SpearsNBAYahoo) November 16, 2013
Odom's meeting was after LAC practice today and players were shocked to see him, sources said. Source said. He appeared to be in good shape.
After a troubling coupe of months, Lamar Odom is prepping for an NBA comeback and reportedly met with the LA Clippers. The free agent played for the Clippers last season and averaged 4.0 points and 5.9 rebounds per game before becoming a free agent and having his name pop-up in the news with allegations of drug use and an August DUI arrest.
According to Marc Stein of ESPN.com:
Lamar Odom met with the Los Angeles Clippers on Friday, and a report suggests the forward is likely to eventually sign with the team. Yahoo! Sports’ Marc J. Spears reported that Odom met with the Clippers at the team’s facilities for two hours following practice on Friday. ESPN’s Marc Stein followed up on that report, […]
The Los Angeles Lakers and Los Angeles Clippers are interested in signing Lamar Odom should he prove his personal and legal issues are behind him.
Odom recently began training again with the hope of returning to the NBA in the second half of the season, according to sources.
The Lakers and Clippers have not been in contact with Odom beyond calls inquiring about his personal welfare.
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' thinking.
Sources told ESPN.com that the Clippers and Lakers -- who both registered...
Lamar Odom has insisted that his NBA career is not over, and the 34-year-old may wind up being right about that. Both the Los Angeles Lakers and Los Angeles Clippers have reportedly expressed interest in bringing Odom back. According to Ramona Shelburne and Marc Stein of ESPNLosAngeles.com, both LA teams would consider signing Odom if […]
It appears that the Los Angeles Lakers still have interest in Lamar Odom.
According to Ramona Shelburne and Marc Stein of ESPN, the Lakers remain open to the idea of bringing back the former Sixth Man of the Year:
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...