Shirtless, Slurring Lamar Odom Freestyle Raps In Sad Video

Here's some shit that will bum you out. According to TMZ, this video of a shirtless and fucked-up-on-something Lamar Odom freestyle rapping with some other dude was shot sometime in the last month. If that's true, it doesn't look like Odom's recovery from substance abuse issues is going too well. » 11/22/13 1:55pm 11/22/13 1:55pm

Lamar Odom Reportedly Checks Into Rehab

Like all right-thinking human beings, we like Lamar Odom and are rooting for him. So today's news ought to be viewed as a good thing, a sign things can only get better from here. » 9/05/13 8:58am 9/05/13 8:58am

Lamar Odom Arrested For Suspected DUI

Things continue to get worse for Lamar Odom. The Los Angeles Times is reporting that Odom was arrested in Los Angeles at 3:54 a.m. Friday morning and booked on suspicion of DUI. The details are sad: » 8/30/13 11:32am 8/30/13 11:32am

Was Lamar Odom High While Filming Keeping Up With the Kardashians?

When footage of Lamar Odom looking thinner and acting a little strange was first shown on Keeping Up With the Kardashians a couple months ago, nobody thought much of it — but given recent revelations of his alleged crack habit, maybe the signs were there. » 8/28/13 12:35pm 8/28/13 12:35pm

Report: Lamar Odom Is Not Missing, Does Have A Drug Problem

This weekend brought a strange whirlwind of reports about Lamar Odom's alleged drug addiction, infidelity, and his family's inability to locate him. Today, Odom's agent, Jeff Schwartz, and an unnamed source cleared a few things up through ESPN. » 8/26/13 2:44pm 8/26/13 2:44pm

Reports: Lamar Odom Is Addicted To Crack (Or Oxycontin And Ambien)

Depending on which report you read, Lamar Odom is either addicted to crack or oxycontin and Ambien. Odom, who is married (for now) to a Kardashian, was reportedly in rehab for one or all of these addictions last August and left after three weeks. He was clean for the 2012-2013 season. » 8/25/13 12:45pm 8/25/13 12:45pm

Lamar Odom Went Nuts On The Paparazzi

Lamar Odom went kind of bonkers on the paparazzi today, pawing through the backseat of a photographer's car and throwing all of his shit, including camera equipment, in the middle of the street. » 7/10/13 11:58pm 7/10/13 11:58pm

This Week In Athlete Charities Are A Sham

It seems like we've been through this before, and relatively recently, but Outside The Lines has done a thorough investigation and made the shocking discovery that most athlete-founded charities are a sham. » 3/31/13 2:00pm 3/31/13 2:00pm

Lamar Odom Turns His Frown Upside Down

Every morning, the fine folks at Sports Radio Interviews sift through the a.m. drive-time chatter to bring you the best interviews with coaches, players, and personalities across the sports landscape. Today: Back in L.A., Lamar has a happy again! » 7/03/12 5:30pm 7/03/12 5:30pm

Four-Team Trade Sends Lamar Odom To The Clippers, ESPN Searching For…

The Mavericks sent disgruntled power forward/Kardashian sweetheart to the Los Angeles Clippers in a deal including four teams. The Clippers sent Mo Williams to the Utah Jazz who in turn received the draft rights to Shan Foster from the Mavericks. Dallas received the draft rights to Tadija Dragićević, who is not the… » 6/30/12 2:30pm 6/30/12 2:30pm

Cheer Up, Lamar Odom And Derek Fisher: Kobe's Going To Bring You Back…

The Lakers are like a progressive, experimental insane asylum already run by the insane, but then the incarcerated insane take over from the insane running the place, and agree to a power-sharing program where nobody's quite sure which of the insane people are in charge. All of which is to put this in context: Kobe… » 3/29/12 1:15pm 3/29/12 1:15pm

For Lamar Odom And Dallas, The Honeymoon Is Over Before It Began

Odom's numbers through 11 games: 19.5 minutes, 6.6 points, 4.7 rebounds. And this excoriating column in the Fort Worth Star-Telegram: » 1/13/12 12:10pm 1/13/12 12:10pm

Lamar Odom Has A Sad

Every morning, the fine folks at Sports Radio Interviews sift through the a.m. drive-time chatter to bring you the best interviews with coaches, players, and personalities across the sports landscape. Today: the transcript of Odom's on-air near-breakdown is genuinely heartbreaking. » 12/09/11 2:40pm 12/09/11 2:40pm

After Last Night's Botched Trade, Danny Granger Says He's Changing His…

If you were following the whirlwind that came with last night's planned, and then nixed three-team trade that would have sent Chris Paul to the Lakers, you probably caught some of the athlete reactions. Paul, going for subtlety, tweeted, "WoW," while Lamar Odom—after a teary interview with Stephen A. Smith—told the … » 12/09/11 11:25am 12/09/11 11:25am

Lamar Odom, Just Involved In An Accident That Killed A 15-Year-Old, Is…

Per the website of LIFE Foundation: A Non-Profit Organization, "beginning in August, [Lamar] Odom's story will be broadcast nationally in TV and radio public service announcements (PSAs). The PSAs will also be available on LIFE's website during the September campaign at www.lifehappens.org. Include links to LIFE's… » 7/22/11 1:00am 7/22/11 1:00am

Four Last-Minute Delusions Around The NBA Draft

Basketball Has A Bright Future In The Garden State: Oh, Newark. Newark. The Nets got tired of looking at New Jersey, filed for divorce, and moved out of the Meadowlands. Brooklyn is so much richer, more sophisticated-it's just a better match. Don't you want the Nets to be happy? Oh, but Brooklyn's place isn't ready… » 6/23/11 6:05pm 6/23/11 6:05pm

Lamar Odom Turns To Video Games For His Hoop Dreams

OK, maybe this is rock bottom for Page 2, but there's an excellent mental image in here: Lamar Odom last week playing as Lamar Odom in NBA 2K11 against the Mavericks, and his opponent letting him win. » 5/11/11 2:20pm 5/11/11 2:20pm

The Lakers Had A Group Meltdown In Honor Of Phil Jackson's Final Game

Let's avoid speculating about why the Lakers are avoiding Kobe Bryant on the court, and why Pau Gasol broke it off with his girlfriend, and how those two things may or may not be related and may or may not have lead to this 4-0 sweep, and just point out that Los Angeles played like a team — despite earlier claims —… » 5/08/11 8:00pm 5/08/11 8:00pm

Bill Plaschke Is Easily Distracted

Because every stupid thing in sports requires one to take sides, we're torn on this one. Do we agree with the guy who willingly puts his life on display on an E! reality show, then says it's not fair to talk about his personal life? Or do we agree with — gulp — Bill Plaschke? You can see our dilemma. » 4/21/11 2:00pm 4/21/11 2:00pm