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Family, friends and fans rally round Lamar Odom

Ex-NBA star, Lamar Odom is being surrounded by family, both far and near, even as his health condition is still in bad shape. 

His longtime ex-partner and mother of his children, Liza Morales and their children, Destiny (17) and Lamar Jnr. (13) have arrived Las Vegas to be by his side in this trying period.  It is believed that their transportation to Vegas was paid for by Khloe Kardashian.  Mostly all the Kardashian clan (Kris, Kourtney, Kim, Kendall and Kylie) and his teammates at Los Angeles Lakers, including Kobe Bryant have been seen at the Sunrise Hospital, Las Vegas to support him.

Reverend Jesse Jackson was allowed to be with him for three minutes to pray for his quick recovery.

lamar3His father (Joe Odom) and aunt (JaNean Mercer, who arrived with the children) are also in Las Vegas.

Rob, Kendall and Kris Kardashian have all posted on social media soliciting for prayers for the basketball great.

Doctors have admitted that different substances have been discovered in Lamar’s system just as he was said to have taken an overdose of cocaine which he can be prosecuted for if found to be true. 

The owner of the brothel where he was found unconscious on Tuesday afternoon, Dennis Hof said he (Lamar) had taken the men sexual enhancer $4 pill, Reload repeatedly and was freaked out when he arrived on Saturday showing the ladies pictures of his estranged wife, Khloe on his phone and lamenting about his broken life.  He was last seen in good shape at 6 a.m on Tuesday, before he was discovered unconscious by two of the female workers (prostitutes) at 3.15 p.m with white substance coming out of his mouth and blood from his nose.  A call was placed to 911 where the operator told the caller to place Lamar on his left side, after which more substances came out of his mouth.  He was rushed to Desert View Hospital from where he was transferred to Sunrise Hospital in Las Vegas.  He is believed to have suffered a stroke and is in coma.  His condition is said to be critical and needs divine intervention.

Though Lamar and Khloe have filed for divorce, since this is not official yet, Khloe will still make decisions concerning his medical condition.

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