Retired NBA player Lamar Odom has passed away this evening at Sunrise Hospital & Medical Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. Odom just 35, was rushed to the Las Vegas hospital after being found unconscious at the Love Ranch brothel, approximately 70 miles away from Las Vegas. According to the 911 call, a woman found Odom on his side with mucus discharging from his nose and mouth. 911 was immediately called and he was rushed to the Parhump Hospital where he was stabilized. Paramedics attempt to transfer Odom to the trauma center in Las Vegas but at 6 feet 10 inches tall, Odom could not fit in the helicopter.
According to witnesses, Lamar Odom had been staying alone at the brothel since Saturday and had been taking an herbal substitute for Viagra.
Lamar Odom passed away with his ex wife, Khloe Kardashian and ex mother in law Kris Jenner at his side.
Lamar Odom leaves behind two children, Destiny and Lamar Jr. Lamar Odom led a victorious NBA career where he played the Los Angeles Clippers, Miami Heat, Los Angeles Lakers, and the Dallas Mavericks. He won two championships with the Lakers and was named the sixth man of the year in 2011. He married reality star Khloe Kardashian 2009. After the couple’s separation, many speculated that Odom began to abuse drugs, specifically crack cocain.