Lamar Odom is Clinging to Life
Lamar Odom has been hospitalized after being found non-responsive at a brothel (Dennis Hof’s Love Ranch South in Crystal, Nevada.) The 35-year-old former NBA star and ex-hubby of Khloe Kardashian was found in his V.I.P. suite yesterday afternoon by one of several women he had been partying with over the past few days, at Dennis Hof’s Love Ranch. The woman called for help and the establishment’s manager called 911. Under the direction of a 911 operator, Lamar was rolled over on his side. Sources say a “mucus-type liquid came out of his nose and mouth.”
Also, according to sources, Lamar Odom had been taking an herbal substitute for Viagra and had a little cognac. During a phone interview with the Associated Press Dennis Hof ( the brothels’ owner) said, “He just wanted to get away, have a good time, and relax.” Odom was “happy, he was sleeping every night.” Lamar was rushed to Pahrump, a Las Vegas hospital by ambulance, where doctors have to use intubation on him… which is generally an indication that one can not breathe independently. Lamar Odom is currently in critical condition and breathing with the assistance of machines. He’s also said to be in a comatose state. His heart is failing and his kidney and lungs are not in good shape. The sheriff’s office conducted an investigation, however, their findings are unclear at this time. Khloe Kardashian is at his bedside. We’ll keep you posted as the story continues to unfold.
In the latest developments, news of Lamar Odom‘s condition has spread like wildfire and everyone seems to be praying for him including everyone in Twitter-verse. He’s currently a trending topic. Former NBA Team mates such as Dwayne Wade, Paul Pierce, Vince Carter, and Chris Paul just to name a few… are also sending prayers up. Someone at Dennis Hof’s Love Ranch who was around Lamar said he popped 8 to 10 herbal Viagra pills at a time. According to sources inside of Sunrise Hospital in Las Vegas (reported by TMZ) “drugs were found in his system. E! says Lamar appears to have suffered an “ischemic stroke.” Such a stroke decreases blood supply to part of the brain which leads to dysfunction of brain tissue. He’s still not breathing independently and so far his condition has yet to improve.
Besides being most noted for his basketball career, Lamar Odom is also famous for his 2009 marriage to Keeping Up with the Kardashians star Khloe Kardashian. “However, the former love birds divorced in 2013. This took place after Odom’s D.U.I. arrest. Khloe remains at Lamar’s bed side and is said to be distraught and inconsolable. Other visitors include Kobe Bryant, Kris Jenner, etc.
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