The former NBA star had fans seeing double on the streets of Beverly Hills, Calif., where he was walking around with some friends.Some friends, including a mysterious Khloe-esque blonde. According to Odom has been rebuilding his life after a near-fatal drug overdose in October 2015, and his subsequent falling off the wagon since then.Most notably, she spent about a year dating James Harden, but Odom refused to accept his marriage to Kardashian was over at that time.He even went as far as to say, "That woman is my wife," and to suggest Harden was "wasting his time" by dating her when he was asked about Harden and Kardashian’s relationship in August 2015.In 2013, the marriage began to fall apart following the NBA star’s cheating scandal and drug relapse, and by December, Kardashian had filed for divorce. “I was in a motel room, getting high with this chick, and my wife (at the time) walked in,” he said. But I just wanted to get high with this girl, and I had no other place to go. In July 2015, both stars finally signed divorce papers, but because the judgment had not yet been entered in court by the time Odom was hospitalized, they were technically still legally married. You think about all the reasons why you shouldn’t have done it. There has to be some story the next day that I’m dating somebody.” “I used to wonder why celebrities only dated celebrities, but when you’re in it you understand.
Apparently, Kardashian dating one NBA player didn’t drive the point home, but he got the picture once she was romantically linked to other NBA players and eventually started dating Tristan Thompson."I understand when it’s over, it’s over," Odom said.More than a year and a half after a near-fatal overdose, Lamar Odom is opening up about the terrifying moment he woke up in a hospital room after four days in a coma only to find himself face to face with his then-estranged (now ex-) wife Khloé Kardashian.In an emotional first-person essay for The Players’ Tribune, the former Los Angeles Lakers star delved into his battle with drug addiction, which hit rock bottom on Oct. I looked down and I had all these tubes coming out of my mouth.” “So I panicked,” he said. Or maybe I was just going in and out of sleep.” FROM PEN: Lamar Odom’s Relationship with His Kids Suffered Because of ‘Toxic’ Relationship with Khloé Kardashian, Daughter Says At the time, Kardashian dropped everything and rushed to his side — something he himself could hardly believe, considering the strained state of their relationship at the time.“With cocaine especially, there’s a high, and then an emotional low,” he said.