FOR WEATHER INFORMATION CLICK "FREE MATCHUP" LINK UNDER EACH GAME
Refresh  
  Page last updated on Tue May 23 08:43:57 EDT 2017
TOP NEWS
RUMORS ABOUT ODOM’S FUTURE
Thu, 12 Apr 2012 11:09 PM EDT

Lamar Odom was only deactivated by the Dallas Mavericks on Monday, not waived, and it’d be too late for the L.A Lakers to sign their former Sixth Man of the Year in time for the playoffs anyhow, had he been relinquished. Basketball betting lines

Those technical details didn’t stop Odom’s childhood friend and former Lakers colleague Metta World Peace from making a scheme to bring Odom back to the purple and gold, however. Baseball odds

“Perhaps he’ll come back and be a ball boy and then next year, come play,” World Peace expounded with a cat-that-ate-the-canary smile on his face following the Lakers’ 93-91 win over the New Orleans Hornets. “That’s what he should do. He’d be the 1st ball boy in the NBA that will play. Come back; get the towels and next year, play. Why not? He ought to be a scout. Lamar should be a scout.”

World Peace, who knows a thing or two about unhappy endings after asking for a trade out of Indiana following the fallout from the 2004 “Malice at the Palace,” asserted Odom’s exit, might have been worse.

“Everyone involved has done great things,” World Peace said. “From (Mark) Cuban, to Rick Carlisle to Lamar, so they all know what’s best. The most important factor is what’s best for the Dallas franchise, starting with Mark Cuban, and then I’m sure Carlisle was consulted and then you got Jason Kidd and Dirk Nowitzki, so that was probably the best thing that they can do for their franchise. The nice thing about it is it was just an exit. That is awesome. It wasn’t like it was any stories like disagreeing with the coach or nothing. That’s usually good when you can end a relationship, perhaps not on a good note, but on a decent note. That’s always good.”

World Peace related he hasn’t spoken to Odom lately, but went on a classic stream-of-consciousness rant about Odom’s career decisions moving forward, maybe channeling the part of him that selected to embark on a stand-up comedy tour during last summer’s NBA lockout.

“Lamar should just like for 1 month, just be a scout and wear the outfit,” World Peace, taking the gag a step farther. “Just have fun. You’re getting paid.”

He was then asked, what type of merit badges would Odom earn?

“It would probably something that had to do with candy… It would likely taste good,” World Peace declared.

As a reporter started to ask a question about the Lakers’ critical game against the San Antonio Spurs, World Peace interrupted the query to carry on with the rant.

“What’s the biggest mountain in the world?” World Peace shouted out. “(Odom) should hike it. He should really go hike it. Do something that’s never been done.”

A journalist indicated that Nowitzki spent the summer after the Mavericks’ 2007 1st-round playoff upset against the Golden State Warriors hiking the Bavarian Alps.

“He hiked a big mountain?” World Peace asked.

No, just mountains, the reporter replied.

“The big one,” World Peace recounted. “I’m chatting about the big one. Dirk, he ain’t hiking that big mountain. He ain’t going on the big one. I’m going on the big one.”

And with that, World Peace was ready to answer questions regarding the Spurs.


Sponsored Links

Download Printable Schedules
Now you can download and print schedules for each sport so you can plan ahead and track your results.
UPDATED:
BASEBALL 4/2/2017 - 6/3/2017
TOP TEN WAGERS
RK Team
1
Cleveland Cavaliers
2
Boston Celtics
3
Boston Celtics
4
Cleveland Cavaliers
5
Colorado Rockies
05/23/2017
ATP - Geneva, SwitzerlandDUTRA SILVA, R vs. SOUSA, J (POR)03:00 AM PST
ATP - Geneva, SwitzerlandSTRUFF, J-L vs. STEBE, C-M03:00 AM PST
ATP - Lyon, FranceMONTEIRO, T-M vs. EDMUND, K03:20 AM PST
WTA - Nuremberg, GermanyCIRSTEA, S vs. LEPCHENKO, V05:00 AM PST
WTA - Nuremberg, GermanyBECK, A vs. RUEFFER, L05:00 AM PST
WTA - Strasbourg, FrancePUIG, M vs. PLISKOVA, K05:05 AM PST
ATP - Geneva, SwitzerlandTIPSAREVIC, J vs. HARRISON, R05:15 AM PST
ATP - Geneva, Switzerland, DoublesMARRERO D / ROBREDO T vs. LIPSKY S / PAES L05:15 AM PST
ATP - Geneva, SwitzerlandJOHNSON, S vs. ROBERT, S05:40 AM PST
ATP - Geneva, Switzerland, DoublesPERALTA J / ZEBALLOS H vs. DUTRA SILVA R / LORENZI P05:50 AM PST
WTA - Strasbourg, France, DoublesCHAN H-C / CHAN Y-J vs. BRENGLE M / MCHALE C06:00 AM PST
WTA - Roland Garros, Paris, France, QualifyingDAY, K vs. GOVORTSOVA, O06:05 AM PST
WTA - Roland Garros, Paris, France, QualifyingKOMARDINA, A vs. WATSON, H06:10 AM PST
WTA - Nuremberg, GermanyHOBGARSKI, K vs. SIEGEMUND, L06:30 AM PST
WTA - Strasbourg, France, DoublesGOLUBIC V / PLISKOVA K vs. AOYAMA S / YANG Z07:15 AM PST
WTA - Nuremberg, GermanyFLIPKENS, K vs. RISKE, A07:30 AM PST
WTA - Nuremberg, GermanyBOUCHARD, E vs. PUTINTSEVA, Y08:30 AM PST
WTA - Strasbourg, FranceHESSE, A vs. PENG, S08:30 AM PST
ATP - Geneva, SwitzerlandKUKUSHKIN, M vs. NISHIKORI, K09:00 AM PST
ATP - Lyon, FranceKICKER, N vs. KYRGIOS, N09:00 AM PST
ATP - Geneva, SwitzerlandANDERSON, K vs. DONALDSON, J10:20 AM PST
Germany BBL, PlayoffsRATIOPHARM ULM at EWE BASKETS OLDENBURG11:30 AM PST
France - Pro APARIS LEVALLOIS at NANTERRE 9211:30 AM PST
MLBColorado Rockies vs Philadelphia Phillies4:05 PM PST
MLBSan Francisco Giants vs Chicago Cubs4:05 PM PST
MLBKansas City Royals vs New York Yankees4:05 PM PST
MLBMinnesota Twins vs Baltimore Orioles4:05 PM PST
MLBSeattle Mariners vs Washington Nationals4:05 PM PST
MLBSan Diego Padres vs New York Mets4:10 PM PST
MLBLos Angeles Angels vs Tampa Bay Rays4:10 PM PST
MLBTexas Rangers vs Boston Red Sox4:10 PM PST
MLBCleveland Indians vs Cincinnati Reds4:10 PM PST
MLBPittsburgh Pirates vs Atlanta Braves4:35 PM PST
MLBToronto Blue Jays vs Milwaukee Brewers4:40 PM PST
NHLPittsburgh Penguins vs Ottawa Senators5:00 PM PST
MLBDetroit Tigers vs Houston Astros5:10 PM PST
NBABoston Celtics at Cleveland Cavaliers5:30 PM PST
MLBChicago White Sox vs Arizona Diamondbacks6:40 PM PST
MLBMiami Marlins vs Oakland Athletics7:05 PM PST
MLBSt. Louis Cardinals vs Los Angeles Dodgers7:10 PM PST
05/24/2017
NHLNashville Predators vs Anaheim Ducks6:00 PM PST
05/25/2017
NHLOttawa Senators vs Pittsburgh Penguins5:00 PM PST

x