Lamar Odom posts heartwrenching tribute about teammate, friend Kobe Bryant
Lamar Odom posted a heartwrenching tribute to Kobe Bryant on Sunday after he learned his former LA Lakers teammate had passed away in a helicopter accident. “He taught me so many things in life that were necessary on and off the court,” Odom wrote in a post to Instagram. “On the court he taught me how to carve out defenses and how to take my time. On the court he taught me how to carve out defenses and how to take my time. In honor of my brother I’m up at 4am tomorrow to get to the gym!
Lamar Odom Engaged to Girlfriend Sabrina Parr -- See Her Ring
Lamar Odom is engaged. The former basketball star -- and recent Dancing With the Stars contestant -- took to Instagram on Monday to announce his engagement to girlfriend Sabrina Parr. @getuptoparr," Odom, 40, captioned a photo of himself at a restaurant with Parr. "Im tired of people asking me questions about my exes based on old interviews and old comments! RELATED CONTENT:Khloe Kardashian Confronts Kris Jenner for Orchestrating 2015 Run-In With Lamar OdomLamar Odom Says Hes Tired of People Asking About His Exes
Catherine Deneuve Hospitalized After Suffering a Stroke
Legendary French actress Catherine Deneuve is in the hospital after suffering a stroke. Deneuve's family confirmed the news in a statement to the Agence France-Presse on Wednesday. Thankfully, the 76-year-old actress' family said she had a "very limited stroke which is reversible." "Happily she has no loss of motor function, although she will of course have to rest for a while," the statement reads. The French film icon has starred in a number of classic films over the years including Roman Polanski's Repulsion in 1965, Jacques Demy's The Umbrellas of Cherbourg in 1964 and Lars von Trier's Dancer in the Dark in 2000.
Khloe Kardashian Confronts Kris Jenner for Orchestrating 2015 Run-In With Lamar Odom on '
Kris Jenner was in hot water on Sunday night's episode of Keeping Up With the Kardashians. After Lamar Odom's memoir, Darkness to Light, was released, his ex-wife, Khloe Kardashian, noticed one particularly damning section in which Lamar talks about an uncomfortable 2015 run-in he had with Khloe outside of Soul Cycle. "In the book he's saying how my mom did tell him where to go," Khloe says of Kris. After confronting her momager about avoiding her, Khloe speaks with her sisters, Kim and Kourtney Kardashian about the possibility of meeting up with Lamar again. For more, watch the clip below:RELATED CONTENT: Kris Jenner Avoided Khloe Kardashian Because of Lamar Odom's Memoir Embed Code RestartKhloe Kardashian Says She Misses Ex-Husband Lamar Odom 'All the Time'Lamar Odom Says He Left Taraji P. Henson for Khloe KardashianKhloe Kardashian's 'Twisted Sisters' Finale Focuses on the Bloody Bond Between Twins (Exclusive Clip)
Lamar Odom Says Hes Tired of People Asking About His Exes: Im Where I Want to Be
Lamar Odom is tired of looking back. The 39-year-old former NBA star is currently promoting his memoir, Darkness to Light, where he opens up about some of his famous exes, including Khloe Kardashian and Taraji P. Henson. In a new Instagram post, Odom embraces his love, giving her a kiss and grabbing her butt as she grins. "Im tired of people asking me questions about my exes based on old interviews and old comments! Check out our exclusive interview with the athlete:RELATED CONTENT: Lamar Odom Explains the Current State of His Relationship With Khloe Kardashian (Exclusive) Embed Code RestartKhloe Kardashian Says She Misses Ex-Husband Lamar Odom 'All the Time'Lamar Odom Says He Left Taraji P. Henson for Khloe KardashianJonathan Cheban Avoids Lamar Odom at 'DWTS' in Awkward Exchange
Lamar Odom Says He Left Taraji P. Henson for Khloe Kardashian: I Was 'an Immature Punk'
Lamar Odom is opening up about the end of his relationship with Taraji P. Henson. Odom and Kardashian married in September 2009 after a 1-month, whirlwind romance, and their divorce was finalized in December 2016. "Things ended with Taraji because of me being an immature punk, I didn't know how to tell her that I was falling in love with another woman named Khloe Kardashian," Odom says. ET spoke with Odom about his tell-all in May, and he said he would always love Kardashian in a heartfelt message to her. Watch the video below for more: Lamar Odom Explains the Current State of His Relationship With Khloe Kardashian (Exclusive) Embed Code RestartRELATED CONTENT:Jonathan Cheban Avoids Lamar Odom at 'DWTS' in Awkward ExchangeWhy Lamar Odom Decided to Finally Do 'DWTS' After Turning It Down for YearsLamar Odom Reacts to Reports He Was Clubbing With Ex-Wife Khloe Kardashian
Lamar Odom Reacts to Reports He Was Clubbing With Ex-Wife Khloe Kardashian (Exclusive)
Lamar Odom says his recent nightclub outing that also involved some of the Kardashians and Jenners was pure coincidence. I ran into LeBron James that night, but I didn't see Kylie or Khloe." Lamar says that when he and Khloe do actually run into each other, however, it's all love. Lamar, 39, and Khloe, 35, tied the knot in September 2009, just one month after they first met. Khloe filed for divorce in December 2013, but the two didn't finalize their divorce until December 2016.
Lamar Odom Explains How He Plans to 'Move Forward' Following 'DWTS' Elimination
Week four sent Lamar Odom and Peta Murgatroyd packing, leaving nine dance duos remaining in the competition. Lamar continued on, telling ET that his DWTS journey has been a lot harder for him than people would expect. "The fact that he's out there ... and also, I think, he's used to a game face. I've been watching Lamar really give his all and put the work in and try and be the best. RELATED CONTENT:'Dancing With the Stars': ET Will Be Live Blogging Week 4!
'DWTS' Couples React to Ray Lewis Withdrawing From Competition (Exclusive)
First was Christie Brinkley (whose daughter, Sailor Brinkley-Cook, has proudly stepped in since premiere night), and now Ray Lewis is the next star to follow suit. Cheryl agreed, telling ET she thinks we "need to do a season of injuries." "I know if Ray had to leave the show, he must really be hurt," Lamar added. Val agreed, telling ET that it's important for the dancers to "warm-up" before each rehearsal. Ray Lewis Explains His Decision to Withdraw From 'DWTS'Ray Lewis and Cheryl Burke to Withdraw From 'Dancing With the Stars' Monday Night (Exclusive)Ray Lewis Says He's Been 'Flirting' With Doing 'DWTS' for Years (Exclusive)
'DWTS': Sailor Brinkley-Cook Dedicates 'Mamma Mia!' Dance to Mom Christie
Christie Brinkley may no longer be competing on Dancing With the Stars, but she's still the queen of the ballroom! During Monday's Movie Night, Sailor Brinkley-Cook and her pro partner, Valentin Chmerkovskiy, adorably dedicated their performance to the model, who had to forfeit the competition earlier this month due to an injury. The dancing duo performed an energetic Tango to "Mamma Mia" from Mamma Mia!, slaying their routine and receiving raving reviews from the judges. "I feel like we parallel Meryl Streep and Amanda Seyfried in this movie," Sailor said in a package that aired right before stepping out with Val. Prior to their performance, the DWTS Instagram page teased that the two would be doing something special for Christie.
Lamar Odom Dances in His Underwear, Calls Peta Murgatroyd the 'Kobe Bryant' of '
Nobody was more shocked than Lamar Odom and Peta Murgatroyd to have made it through the season's first elimination last week, but on Monday night's episode, the former basketball player seemed to have a weight lifted off his shoulders. In honor of Movie Night, Odom and Murgatroyd were tasked with dancing a Risky Business-inspired Cha Cha to Bob Seger's "Old Time Rock n Roll." Odom was hesitant to dance in his "tighty whiteys," but was eventually convinced to do so by Murgatroyd, whom he called the "Kobe Bryant of dance." RELATED CONTENT:'Dancing With the Stars': Lamar Odom Dances in Boxers, Calls Peta 'the Kobe Bryant' of 'DWTS' - Live Updates! Lamar Odom on Sharing His Overdose Story on 'Dancing With the Stars': 'It's Very Therapeutic' (Exclusive)'Dancing With the Stars' Premiere: Lamar Odom Receives One of the Lowest Scores in Show History
Why Lamar Odom Says Performing on 'DWTS' Is 'Very Therapeutic' (Exclusive)
Lamar Odom is sharing how therapeutic it was to open up about his health issues and 2015 overdose on national television. Every time I explain my story, it's like a therapy session for me, Odom told ET after the show. I had an overdose," Odom said, adding that he did not do drugs that night and may have had his drink spiked. Despite receiving another low score on Mondays latest episode, Odom was thrilled to remain in the competition. RELATED CONTENT:Lamar Odom Opens Up About Overdose on 'Dancing With the Stars''Dancing With the Stars' Premiere: Lamar Odom Receives One of the Lowest Scores in Show HistoryLamar Odom On Why He Doesn't Need 'DWTS' Tips From Rob and Kim Kardashian (Exclusive)
Lamar Odom Opens Up About Overdose on 'Dancing With the Stars'
Lamar Odom is getting real on Dancing With the Stars. The former basketball player received the lowest score on last week's season premiere of the dancing competition, but he's determined not to make it a habit. Despite his past, Peta Murgatroyd was focused on the future, and nailing their salsa -- which earned some positive feedback from the judges. RELATED CONTENT:'Dancing With the Stars': ET Is Live Blogging Week 2! 'Dancing With the Stars' Premiere: Lamar Odom Receives One of the Lowest Scores in Show HistoryLamar Odom On Why He Doesn't Need 'DWTS' Tips From Rob and Kim Kardashian (Exclusive)
'Dancing with the Stars' returns with splash, Spicer
(CNN) - "Dancing with the Stars" Season 28 premiered Monday, bringing with it plenty splash on and off the show. Hannah BrownThe "Bachelorette" alum Hannah Brown danced a cha cha to Whitney Houston's "I Wanna Dance With Somebody" with partner Alan Bersten. She and Pasha Pashkov danced a cha cha to "She Works Hard For The Money" by Donna Summer. Lamar OdomThe basketball player's size might have put him at a disadvantage (he's much larger than dance partner Peta Murgatroyd). He partnered with Cheryl Burke on a salsa set to Nelly's "Hot in Herre."
'Dancing With the Stars' Season 28 Kicks Off With Some Clear Frontrunners -- See Who'
Dancing With the Stars returned Monday with a whole new look, a whole new cast and a whole new judging and voting system, and after two hours of non-stop dancing a few clear frontrunners have emerged. And after all 12 couples danced their hearts out, there emerged three clear stars who are leading the pack. The dance earned them 7s from Carrie Ann Inaba and Len Goodman, and a 6 from Bruno Tonioli, for a total of 20 out of 30. earned them a 7 from Inaba and 6s from Goodman and Tonioli, for a total of 19 out of 30. Dancing With the Stars airs Mondays at 8 p.m. ET/PT on ABC.
'Dancing With the Stars' Premiere: Lamar Odom Receives One of the Lowest Scores in Show
Lamar Odom hit the ballroom on Monday night's premiere of Dancing With the Stars, and well, he hit the ballroom. Unfortunately for Odom, his premiere dance -- a Foxtrot to Michael Buble's "Feeling Good" with partner Peta Murgatroyd -- received plenty of comments from the judges... and one of the lowest scores in DWTS history. Goodman and Tonioli both gave Odom 3s, which paired with Inaba's 5, gave Odom a score of 11/30. RELATED CONTENT:'Dancing With the Stars': Lamar Odom and Peta Murgatroyd's Foxtrot Gets Rough Scores -- Live Updates! Hannah Brown Impresses With Vibrant 'Dancing With the Stars' DebutSharna Burgess Opens Up About Finding Out She Was Cut From 'Dancing With the Stars'
Lamar Odom On Why He Doesn't Need 'DWTS' Tips From Rob and Kim Kardashian (Exclusive)
The former Los Angeles Lakers told ET on Friday that he doesn't need any tips from the Kardashian family when it comes to competing on Dancing With the Stars. His former in-laws, Kim Kardashian West and Rob Kardashian, competed for the coveted award, but as Odom explained during rehearsals, they never took home the top prize. In 2008, Kim competed in the seventh season of DWTS with Mark Ballas as her partner. Meanwhile, Rob had a much better run during season 13 of the dancing competition show. Meanwhile, fans still don't know who Odom is paired up with for season 28, but he's ready to give it his all.
Khloe Kardashian Reveals How She Feels About Lamar Odom Writing About Her In His Tell-All in New
Earlier this year, Lamar Odom opened up about his history of addiction and his troubled marriage to Khloe Kardashian, and now we're getting a look at how his ex-wife reacted to his tell-all when it first came out. In the NBA star's surprising tell-all, he opened up about being a "sex addict" and how his various vices contributed to the destruction of his marriage to Khloe. "Like, if I talk about my past, I would hope my marriage would be a chapter that I talk about. For Khloe, Lamar getting candid in his book was his right, and likely a way he handles his wellness efforts. Regarding his ex, Odom said, "I hope we can be friends," and that he misses the entire family.
'Dancing With the Stars' Cast Reveals Who They Think Will Be Their Toughest Competition
During our interviews, they shared their excitement about joining the show, and revealed who they think will be their fiercest competition. While he's stoked for the entire lineup of celebs, James told us he's especially excited to be competing against Hannah Brown. "Well, I don't know how to dance, so I don't know why I agreed to it. "But I'm excited to take it on myself. There will also be two new pros joining this season -- Pasha Pashkov and Daniella Karagach -- who some may recognize from NBC's World of Dance season two.
FAMU grad and star of "Queer Eye" joins "Dancing with the Stars" 28 cast
Karamo Brown, host of Netflix "Queer Eye" and graduate of Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University will be joining the season 28 cast of Danicng with the Stars. This will be the first time fans get to watch celebrities pair up with pro dancers since the fall. Leading up to Wednesay's announcement the official "Dancing with the Stars" Instagram page hinted that Brown would be joining the cast. If you're a Rattler... you knew what the FAMU pendant meant... and exactly who it suggested would be putting on their dancing shoes. Fans may have also picked up on clues on the computer screen wth a cache of bomber jackets Brown is know to wear on "Queer Eye."
Lamar Odom Says He's 'Definitely Moved On' From Khloe Kardashian In Joint Interview
"I've definitely moved on," Odom, 39, replied when asked if he's over his ex. Meanwhile when asked what made his and Parr's relationship different, Odom honestly replied, "The truth. Posting a photo of his new lady, Odom explained that he "deeply" respects Kardashian and wasn't trying to offend or call anyone out. For more on Odom and his previous relationship with Kardashian, watch below. RELATED CONTENT:Lamar Odom Says He 'Deeply' Respects Ex-Wife Khloe Kardashian as He Defends New GirlfriendKhloe Kardashian Congratulates Lamar Odom On the Success of His Memoir: 'Keep Shining'Lamar Odom on Khloe Kardashian & Tristan Thompsons Past Relationship: 'She Doesn't Deserve That' (Exclusive)
Lamar Odom Says He 'Deeply' Respects Ex-Wife Khloe Kardashian as He Defends New Girlfriend
The former NBA player took to Instagram on Saturday to set the record straight after fans accused him of comparing his new girlfriend, Sabrina Parr, to his ex-wife, Khloe Kardashian. Posting a photo of his new lady, Odom explained that he "deeply" respects Kardashian and wasn't trying to offend or call anyone out. It's been nothing but love between Odom and Kardashian, despite their tumultuous relationship. ET had an intimate sit down with Odom ahead of the book's release, where he explained where his relationship with Kardashian stood today. RELATED CONTENT:Khloe Kardashian Congratulates Lamar Odom On the Success of His Memoir: 'Keep Shining'Lamar Odom on Khloe Kardashian & Tristan Thompsons Past Relationship: 'She Doesn't Deserve That' (Exclusive)Lamar Odom Shares Heartfelt Message to Khloe Kardashian