- Former NBA star Lamar Odom has arrived in Manila
- He is set to begin his practices with Mighty Sports Philippines
- First thing Odom noticed when he arrived was the warm weather
Former NBA star Lamar Odom has finally arrived in Manila on Wednesday. KAMI learned that Odom is set to join the eight day practice of Philippine team—Mighty Sports.
First thing that Odom noticed when he stepped in country was the weather as reported by Manila Bulletin.
“The weather here is warm, though. I just came from New York, it was 14 degrees, it was really cold,” the Stardom said.
Many fans were able to take photos with the former NBA star in the Ninoy Aquino International Airport.
As previously reported by KAMI, Odom announced on his Instagram account that he is coming back to playing professional basketball.
This time around, he will be representing the Philippine team in the 30th Dubai International Basketball Championship on February 1 to 9 as reported by Rappler.
Odom was part of the NBA draft back in 1999. He had been part of NBA teams such as Los Angeles Clippers, Los Angeles Lakers, Miami Heat, Dallas Mavericks, and New York Knicks.
The Stardom was also involved in controversies when he experienced drug overuse which led him in a coma and on life support back in 2015.
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