Found June 27, 2012 on
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Every player that has spent an extended period in the Association, has experienced at least one game during their career, that they would like to bury in the dark recesses of their memory bank. Veteran forward Lamar Odom, is attempting to go through that process, on a grander scale. The player who received the NBA Sixth Man Of The Year Award in 2011, is trying to distance himself from the entire 2011-2012 campaign, which ended for him when Dallas Mavericks Team Owner Mark Cuban, sent him home for the summer, before the team entered the Playoffs.
Odom wants to prove that this past season was just an aberration and that he can still be a big part of a team looking to contend for an NBA Title. The “Los Angeles Times” reported on Wednesday, that the Los Angeles Clippers, also believe that the big man still has plenty left in his tank and the paper’s sources state that the club is negotiating with Dallas, to try to swing a deal that would bring Odom back to the franchise who took him w...
BEST OF MAXIM
Lamar Odom was sent home from the Dallas Mavericks last season because he lacked effort, intensity and really didn't seem to care about the game of basketball. He was bummed about getting traded from the Lakers (twice) and also had some personal problems he was dealing with. It's pretty much guaranteed he won't be on the Mavericks roster next season and his contract...
Lamar Odom could be on his way back to playing in Los Angeles. But it probably won’t be for the Lakers.
The Clippers are reportedly trying to work a deal to acquire Odom from the Mavericks. Odom, who spent his first four years in the league with the Clippers, would certainly welcome a return to L.A., where’s played all but two years of his career. But it’s not clear how disappointed...
Lamar Odom may end up back in LA with his old team. No, not THAT team. The team that drafted him, the Los Angeles Clippers (Clipper Nation stand up.) The Los Angeles Clippers have engaged in trade discussions to bring Lamar Odom back to the L.A. team that drafted him, according to sources close to [...]
It’s official. Lamar Odom is back in LA as a member of the the Clippers. The Dallas Mavericks, Utah Jazz and Clippers completed a three-team trade. Ready for the details? Odom will play alongside CP3 and the rest of Lob City, Mo Williams gets dealt to Utah and Dallas will receive a trade exception from the Jazz, which stems from [...]
A person with knowledge of the deal says Lamar Odom is headed back to Los Angeles for a second chance with the Clippers and Mo Williams will be reunited with Utah.
The person spoke on condition of anonymity Thursday night because a three-team deal between the Dallas Mavericks, Clippers and Jazz is contingent on Williams invoking his $8.5 million player option for next season. That...
Unhappy forward Lamar Odom was traded by the Mavericks to the Los Angeles Clippers Thursday evening as part of a three-team deal that also featured the Clippers sending Mo Williams to the Utah Jazz. The deal was first reported by the Dallas News and was contingent on Mo Williams picking up his option for next season, [...]
The Dallas Mavericks have agreed to send Lamar Odom to the Los Angeles Clippers in a three-team transaction that would send guard Mo Williams from the Clippers to the Utah Jazz and leave the Mavericks receiving a trade exception, the Dallas Morning News reported Thursday. .Williams can exercise his $8.5 million player option for next season, but if he declines, he will become a...
HE LOVES L.A.
According to a person with knowledge, Lamar Odom is getting his wish and will return to Southern California as a member of the Clippers via a three-team deal.
The agent for Mo Williams confirmed Friday that his client will be reunited with the Utah Jazz as part of a three-team deal that will send Lamar Odom back to Los Angeles for a second chance with the Clippers.
Mark Bartelstein said the deal was finalized about 3:45 p.m. MDT and Williams is expected to hold a news conference in Salt Lake City next week.
The Jazz drafted him in 2003...
The Mavericks are working to extend the deadline on Lamar Odom's contract.
The Clippers are interested in acquiring Lamar Odom for Mo Williams, but a third team would be needed to complete a deal.
Terrence Jones scouting report, SF Kentucky
Cole’s Take: If you comprised a list of everything you wanted from an NBA prospect both physically and skill-wise, Terrence Jones would satisfy every desired characteristic and would likely be a top 5 pick. Jones is 6’9 and sports a lengthy 7’2 wingspan, with a strong NBA ready body to boot. His length allows him to challenge...