Found March 18, 2012 on Pro Sports Daily:
Dallas Mavericks forward Lamar Odom reportedly asked the team for a buyout in February but was denied by team owner Mark Cuban.According to Yahoo!Sports, Odom went to Cuban and GM Donnie Nelson seeking a buyout, says a league source. Odom, who was acquired in a trade with the Los Angeles Lakers this offseason, took time away from the team and was even considered for demotion to the NBA Development League.The reigning NBA Sixth-Man of the Year has underachieved in Dallas, averaging just 7.2 points after putting up 14.4 with the Lakers last season. The Mavericks are confident that Odom will find his form and become a big part of their efforts to repeat as NBA champions.“He seems to be more upbeat and involved,” the source said. “He’s trying now.”Odom scored just four points in Saturday’s win over San Antonio and is averaging only 3.2 points over his last five games.

Odom blames woes on reality show

In a recent interview with In Touch Weekly, the Mavs forward says his wife and their joint reality show are the reasons he's struggling with his new team. 

Lamar Odom blames reality show and wife for his Dallas Mavericks struggles

This year hasn't been the greatest for Dallas Mavericks forward Lamar Odom and it seems that his reality television show might be causing his poor play.Odom stars with his wife, Khloe Kardashian on the E! reality show, "Khloe and Lamar" but if this report has any truth to it, the show might be causing his struggles and marital issues:“He resents the show for taking...

Lamar Odom Doesn't Want To Do Any More Reality TV

Lamar Odom is SICK and TIRED of living his life in front of the reality TV cameras anymore.A source told Hollywood Life that even though Odom's wife -- Khloe Kardashian -- knows that her husband is unhappy about living his life in front of the cameras, she's having a hard time agreeing to maintain a low key profile. "The whole reason Khloe has become so popular is because...

Even Lamar Odom was surprised Lakers traded Derek Fisher

There were plenty of trade rumors concerning the Lakers prior to Thursday’s deadline, but very few, if any of them, involved Derek Fisher. That’s why it was so shocking to hear the Lakers had dealt their team leader to Houston. Even former Laker Lamar Odom, who was stunningly traded to Dallas before the season, was surprised. “I’m a little bit surprised, but you never know...

Terry endorses Spurs trade

Jason Terry is in competition with the Spurs, but that doesn't mean he can't compliment his division rivals for a recent trade.

Dirk's supporting cast steps up in Mavs' win

DALLAS It was natural for San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich to be forced to endure questions about Dirk Nowitzki, the backbone of a Dallas Mavericks team that on Saturday was missing three starters and still beat the Southwest Division-leading Spurs won 106-99. "Dirk gets a lot of points no matter who's guarding him,'' Popovich said. "He's an MVP...

Odom Claims He Never Requested Trade From Lakers

Lamar Odom has underachieved since being traded to the Mavericks in December.

Lamar Odom Blames Kardashians For His Poor Season

Excuses 101: If you are benefitting from something, you can NOT use that as an excuse…… If, Lam Lam is spending that dough from the Khloe and Lamar reality show, his complaints are null and void! In the latest issue of In Touch Weekly, a source states Lam Lam ”resents” the show from taking his focus off of [...]

Mavericks G Marion sits out Saturday with sore knee

Dallas Mavericks forward Shawn Marion missed Saturday's 106-99 win over the San Antonio Spurs because of a sore left knee.It was the first game Marion missed this season. He's considered day-to-day.The 33-year-old is averaging 11.2 points and 6.8 rebounds in 45 games for the Mavericks this season.

Report: Lamar Cuts Khloe Off… Sexually

Things haven’t been going real well for Dallas Mavericks forward Lamar Odom this season and he’s reportedly blaming his wife (much like we did) for his struggles. Odom hasn’t played well since being traded to the Mavs and he was even supposed to spend some time in the D-League to get his head straight. Well, a report by In Touch says Odom believes his on-court struggles are...

Mavericks 106, Spurs 99

No matter who or how many San Antonio Spurs were on Dirk Nowitzki, or how much they pushed, prodded or swatted at the 7-foot All-Star, he kept making big plays for the Dallas Mavericks. ''He probably doesn't get enough credit for being the competitor that he is, and for being so tough-minded,'' teammate Lamar Odom said of Nowitzki. ''There's nothing...

Terry gives Spurs locker room material, thinks Mavs can win Southwest Division

The San Antonio Spurs have sat atop the Southwest Division all season and the way the team is playing, it is highly unlikely they will lose their grip on the division lead. But don't tell that to Dallas Mavericks' Jason Terry. Terry thinks his team can win the Southwest Division despite trailing the Spurs in the division by five-and-a-half games, sitting at the third spot...

Dallas Mavericks Get Sweet Victory Over Division Rival San Antonio Spurs

Oh what a sweet, sweet victory the Dallas Mavericks got in their win over the San Antonio Spurs tonight. You know the Spurs had to be on a bit of a high by pulling of such a victory the night before over the Western Conference leader Oklahoma City Thunder. I’m sure they also felt that since Dallas had been an up and down team as of late that they would come in here and squeak out...

Lamar Odom reportedly blames reality TV for basketball troubles, asks Khloe Kardashian for space

Lamar Odom’s unhappiness has been well-documented this season. Since the Lakers traded him to the Mavericks, Odom has not been the same. Rumors of his marital issues with Khloe Kardashian have added to the speculation that Odom is not a happy camper, and a couple of recent reports from gossip magazines and websites are adding to that speculation. According to In Touch Weekly (via...

Dallas Mavericks Get Win 101-96 Over Charlotte Bobcats

Despite having the worst record in the NBA, the Charlotte Bobcats gave the Dallas Mavericks a run for their money, so to speak. The Bobcats had played against San Antonio and came  up on the short end of the stick, but by the way they played or the lack of Dallas desire to play good ball, almost gave them another “W” for the season. Charlotte came out to play and they didn...
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