Commentary: Odom's next contract like...

Commentary: Odom's next contract likely a tough swallow

There are 6 comments on the Daily Breeze story from Jul 12, 2009, titled Commentary: Odom's next contract likely a tough swallow. In it, Daily Breeze reports that:

In this week's edition of "While you were off winning an NBA championship last season," also known as the weekly "How the economic meltdown is affecting professional sports" report, versatile Lakers free-agent forward Lamar Odom sits team-less and contract-less today, trying to figure out how to swallow a rather large pay cut after the most ...

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Powder Springs, GA

#1 Jul 13, 2009


the watchdog

Downey, CA

#2 Jul 13, 2009
i am so upset to hear that this second rate defender...and the constantly "missing in action" odom will only get 8 million this year. what a shame. we all know he deserves about 8 dollars for his lackluster attitude and hapless play most every night. when he does show up he is an OK player...but 8 million a year...WHAT A JOKE SPORTS HAS BECOME!!!
Oh please

Concord, CA

#3 Jul 13, 2009
Many people would love to have a salary of $80,000!! Odom will be making in one year what it takes many others 100 years to match.
Boo hoo hoo, I'm sure Odom can afford to buy a lifetime's worth of Kleenex without help?
Tiger W

Chicago, IL

#4 Jul 13, 2009
Lakers Spurs Celtics & Cavs all better, and Orlando will have Vince Carter instead of Turkoglu.

The rich get richer. Parity is going out the window.

LA should repeat if healthy.

But after next year, when the Bulls get Wade....

Darby, MT

#5 Jul 13, 2009
very few pro athletes has the virtue of putting winning ahead of money.

Odom should look around & realize how much he is worth to other teams....nobody seem to care for him & his asking price, his inconsistent play & lackluster defense have been noticed by GMs.

He should just stick to the Lakers & what they can offer. He is a fit there...& man,$8M to come off the bench? tsk

Los Angeles, CA

#6 Jul 13, 2009
odom is overated!!!! he hasnt been good since he left the clippers.. he should leave and play for money since he got a ring this year and the lakers arent gonna repeat! boston will lose 5 games next year now that rasheed wallace is a CELTIC

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