Lamar Odom's Dad & Lakers Organization Release Statements on His Condition
The 35-year-old basketball player’s father Joe Odom spoke with Us Weekly about the unfortunate situation.
Joe said he was doing “well” in light of the news and “just trying to take care of some business right now.”
An eyewitness explained that Joe was seen sitting in his Los Angeles apartment lobby and was asking for prayers for his son.
A spokesperson for the Lakers, Lamar‘s former basketball team, also spoke out in the midst of the tragic news.
“We are aware of the reports but have no information to share at this time. I am not aware of any of our players being in contact with Lamar,” the rep explained.
According to TMZ, as of 9:30 PM on Tuesday evening, Lamar is alive but in critical condition and breathing with the assistance of machines.