Retired NBA forward player Lamar Odom married the reality TV star Khloe Kardashian in 2009, and recently during his interview on The Morning Hustle radio show, he admitted that cheating on her was the biggest regret of his life.
During his years of marriage with Khloe, the basketballer appeared in two reality shows, Keeping Up With The Kardashian and a spin-off, Khloe and Lamar.
Odam’s career in the NBA and his appearances in reality shows paired with countless appearances in movies like Behind Every Man have surely added extra income to his already grand net worth.
Lamar Odom History With Khloe Kardashian
The famous couple from KUWTK, took everyone by surprise when they tied a knot in September 2009, after a month of knowing each other.
The couple had a whirlwind of romance going on between them and made many headlines over the duration of their relationship.
However, in 2013, Khloe finally confessed to her family that Odam had been cheating on her and filed for a divorce. But Khloe kept the divorce on hold after the basketballer was found unconscious of a brothel in Nevada caused by an overdose in 2015.
One year after the overdose incident, Khloe refiled for divorce and their separation was completed in December 2016.
Expressing his gratitude towards his ex-wife on June 5, 2019, Odam told BuzzFeed News that Khloe helped him in his recovery. The star mentioned the incident had left him with no account of his memories. Knowing this, Khloe would visit him regularly and helped him to regain full consciousness. Talking about Khloe, Odam said;
She was my angel…When I woke up out of the coma, my memory was terrible and I couldn’t walk or talk, and just her spirit, always being there, her bringing pictures of my mother, my grandmother, just to help me bring my memory back.
In Lamar Odom, February 2021 interview with the radio show The Morning Hustle, the retired NBA star mentioned that his biggest regret in life was cheating on his ex-wife, Khloe and if he had the chance to go back, he would never let that happen.
A couple of months after marrying Khloe, the basketballer put his Manhattan Beach bachelor pad on the market for $2,399,000 in 2009. The house was reportedly bought by the basketballer in 2006 for $2,7 Million.
However, after some time of the listing, the basketballer finally sold the house for $2.1 Million.
According to Celebrity net worth, Odom stands at a net worth of $30 Million and has a salary of $8.2 Million.
As of Sportrac, the estimated earnings of the basketballer from 15 seasons was close to $114 Million.
In 2013, the former NBA player finally sold his Miami mansion for $2.6 Million which was the exact half of his original listing price.
Other Quick Facts About Khloé Kardashian’s Ex-Husband Lamar Odom
Short Bio and Career:
Lamar Joseph Odom
Basketball Player, Actor
1999 – 2014
Los Angeles Clippers (1999 – 2003) Miami Heat (2003 – 2004) Los Angeles Lakers (2004 – 2011) Dallas Mavericks (2011 – 2012) Los Angeles Clippers (2012 – 2013) Laboral Kutxa Baskonia (2014- 2014)
Power Forward (PF) Small Forward (SF)
Date of Birth:
1979 November 6 Tuesday
41 Years Old
South Jamaica, New York, United States
Christ The King Regional School Redemption Christian Academy St. Thomas Aquinas High School
University of Nevada (1997) University of Rhode Island (1998–1999)
Khloé Kardashian (Model)
27th September 2009
Yes (Once) (2016)
Divorce Filed Date:
Divorce Finalized Date:
9th December 2016
1. Liza Morales (Engaged 2000 – 2007)
2. Taraji P. Henson (2009-2009)
3. Khloé Kardashian (M.2009- D.2013)
4. Sabrina Parr (2019-2020)
Sabrina Parr (Fitness Trainer)
11th November 2019
4th November 2020
Destiny Odom (Daughter) (B.1998)
Lamar Odom Jr (Son) (B.2002)
Jayden Odom (Son) (B.2005-D.2006.) (Due to SIDS)
Family and Siblings
Joseph Odom (Vietnam war veteran, and Cathy Mercer)
He has no siblings
Height in CM:
208 Centimeters (2.08 Meters)
Height in Inch:
6 Feet 10 Inches
230 lbs (104 Kilograms)
49-17-40 Inches (Chest-Biceps-Waist)
Awards and Nominations
2× First-team Parade All-American (1996, 1997) Parade Player of the Year (1997) Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Year (1999) First-team All-Atlantic 10 (1999) NBA All-Rookie First Team (2000) 2× NBA champion (2009, 2010) NBA Sixth Man of the Year (2011)
Teen Choice Award (2011) (for Choice TV Male Reality Star)
Movies, TV Shows, Books, Quotes:
Movies and TV Shows:
Extra (1994) National Lampoon’s Van Wilder (2002) Arli$$ (2002) Entourage (2005) Snoop Dogg’s Hood of Horror (2006) Chelsea Lately (2009) Keeping Up With the Kardashians (2010) Lopez Tonight (2010) Regis and Kelly (2010) The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2011) Khloe and Lamar (2011) Oprah’s Next Chapter (2012) Cousins on Call (2013) The Test (2013) Dish Nation (2015) The Wendy Williams Show (2017) The Doctors (2017) Access Live (2018) Access (2018) Quiet Storm: The Ron Artest Story (2019) Dancing With the Stars (2020)
Darkness to Light: A Memoir (2019)
“I did some things I regret, and I know there are people who think they know me. I’ve heard the things they say, and some of them are hurtful.” “He was a good dude before. He’s an even better dude now. This is a guy who’s been through a lot. He’s one guy who knows how fragile life can be.”