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Lamar Odom
SF/PF - 6'10, 230lbs - 44 years old - 15 years of NBA experience
Retired - Retired in 2014
  • Birthdate: 11/06/1979
  • Drafted (NBA): 4th pick, 1999
  • Pre-draft team: Rhode Island
  • Country: USA
  • Hand: Left
  • Agent: -
1999 NBA DraftNBADrafted 4th overall by L.A. Clippers.
12th August, 1999NBASigned four year, $11,444,345 rookie scale contract with L.A. Clippers. Included team option for 2002/03.
12th April, 2001NBAL.A. Clippers exercised 2002/03 team option.
11th August, 2003NBASigned a six year, $63.6 million offer sheet with Miami.
25th August, 2003NBAL.A. Clippers declined to match Miami's offer sheet.
14th July, 2004NBATraded by Miami, along with Brian Grant, Caron Butler, a 2006 first round pick (#26, Jordan Farmar) and a 2007 second round pick (#50, Renaldas Seibutis), to L.A. Lakers in exchange for Shaquille O'Neal.
31st July, 2009NBARe-signed by L.A. Lakers to a partially guaranteed four year, $32.8 million contract.
11th December, 2011NBATraded by L.A. Lakers, along with a 2012 second round pick (#55, Darius Johnson-Odom) and the right to swap 2013 second round picks (not exercised), to Dallas in exchange for a future protected first round pick (#21, 2004, Mitch McGary).
2nd March, 2012D-LeagueAssigned by Dallas to Texas Legends of the D-League.
3rd March, 2012D-LeagueRecalled by Dallas from Texas Legends of the D-League.
29th June, 2012NBAAs a part of a four team deal, traded by Dallas to L.A. Clippers, along with the draft rights to Shan Foster (#51, 2008) to Utah, in exchange for the draft rights to Tadija Dragicevic (#53, 2008) from Utah and cash from Houston.
18th February, 2014SpainSigned for the remainder of the season with Laboral Kutxa.
15th March, 2014SpainLeft Laboral Kutxa.
16th April, 2014NBASigned a partially guaranteed minimum salary contract for the remainder of the season and through 2015 with New York.
11th July, 2014NBAWaived by New York.
Career Moves
1997 - 1998UNLV (NCAA)
1998 - 1999Rhode Island (NCAA)
June 1999 - June 2003L.A. Clippers (NBA)
August 2003 - July 2004Miami Heat (NBA)
July 2004 - December 2011L.A. Lakers (NBA)
December 2011 - June 2012Dallas Mavericks (NBA)
June 2012 - June 2013L.A. Clippers (NBA)
February 2014 - March 2014Laboral Kutxa (Spain)
April 2014 - July 2014New York Knicks (NBA)
Articles about Lamar Odom

December 12, 2013

Lamar Odom - Odom's well documented decline now has an explanation. He will likely get a chance at redemption. It is less clear if he can take it.

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