Lamar Odom, a former Los Angeles Lakers forward, agreed to a two-month contract with Spanish basketball team Baskonia.
The Los Angeles Lakers traded forward Lamar Odom and a second-round draft pick to the Dallas Mavericks for a first-round selection in 2012, a move that was questioned by Lakers All-Star Kobe Bryant.
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Lamar Odom of the Los Angeles Lakers won the Sixth Man Award, given annually to the National Basketball Association’s best player in a reserve role.
Idiotic. Absolutely nuts. Never seen anything like it.
Los Angeles Lakers owner Jerry Buss ought to be pinching himself, not pennies.
The National Basketball Association rejected the trade of guard Chris Paul to the Los Angeles Lakers from the league-owned New Orleans Hornets after at least one team owner criticized the deal.
Cristiano Ronaldo, whose jump is better than the average for National Basketball Association players, leaped to Real Madrid’s rescue to keep his team on even terms with Manchester United in soccer’s Champions League.
Lamar Odom’s four-month tenure with the Dallas Mavericks ended midway through a National Basketball Association season in which the forward is averaging career lows in minutes, points and rebounds.
Armenians in Los Angeles will campaign against Kobe Bryant ’s sponsorship deal with Turkish Airlines and are urging him to drop it, the western U.S. chapter of the Armenian Youth Federation said.