One of the most famous NBA players, Lamar Odom has now become even one of the richest player. With an annual earning of $ 8.2 million, Lamar Odom net worth is estimated to be $ 58.3 million. The former professional basketball player won NBA championships in the year 2009 and then in 2010. Later he was also named NBA Sixth Man of the Year.
Even in 2004, he won a bronze medal in the Olympics, while playing for the United States national team. Later in FIBA World Championship, he could win a gold medal.
|Born||Queens, New York|
|weight||230 lb (104 kg)|
|Height||6 ft 10 in (2.08 m)|
|Previous known earning||$ 8.2 million|
|Lamar Odom net worth||$ 58.3 million|
Born on November 6, 1979, in South Jamaica, Queens, New York City, Odom was raised by Mildred Mercer, his maternal grandmother. His childhood was not easy as he lost his mother at a young age of 12 and his father was an addict.
Early in his school days, he showed interest in Basketball and even became a star player, showing his unique talent. His grades were never good but his passion for basketball resulted in him being selected as the Parade Player of the Year in 1997.
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In 1999, before completing his graduation, he became eligible for a professional basketball career. At first, he joined Los Angeles Clippers and showed decent performance. Later he even played with teams such as Miami Heat (2003–2004), Los Angeles Lakers (2004–2011), Dallas Mavericks (2011–2012), Laboral Kutxa Baskonia (2014) and New York Knicks.
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Apart from being a basketball player, he also owns Rich Soil Entertainment. He got a minor boost in his fortune after appearing on Taco Bell commercial during Super Bowl XLIV. The veteran player also made a cameo on HBO television series “Entourage“.