Lamar Odom may have broken Khloe Kardashian’s heart but she continues to be supportive of her ex. The ‘Keeping Up with the Kardashians’ star even reached out to the athlete after learning about his drastic decision to quit his Spanish basketball team, an insider reveals to HollywoodLife.com EXCLUSIVELY.
Khloe Kardashian, 29, still has a soft spot in her heart for Lamar Odom, 34. In fact, she called her ex to give him some words of encouragement and to let him know how “proud” she is of all the positive changes he’s been making in his life, a source tells HollywoodLife.com EXCLUSIVELY.
Khloe Kardashian On Lamar Odom Leaving Spanish Team: Her Sweet Words To Him
Khloe and Lamar don’t speak on a regular basis, but a family friend tells HollywoodLife.com EXCLUSIVELY that the two recently had a sweet conversation on the phone.
“It was brief but it made all the difference to him,” the friend reveals to HollywoodLife.com EXCLUSIVELY. “It made him feel better when she said, ‘I’m sorry it didn’t work out, but don’t let that stop you from pushing forward and getting back on the court. I’m proud of the changes you’ve been making.'”
How thoughtful! Could this mean that Khloe wants to rekindle their relationship?
“She’s not taking him back or anything like that, she’s just being very sweet and kind,” the source explains. “That was extremely nice of her to do and it caught Lamar off guard. Her words made his day, made him feel special and they will not forgotten. It just reinforces how great of a girl Khloe is and how great of a loss Lamar has suffered as a result of his actions,which ruined their otherwise happy marriage.”
Lamar Odom: He’s Hoping To Play With The NBA
As HollywoodLife.com previously reported, Lamar quit the Spanish basketball team in hopes of playing for the New York Knicks.
Lamar wants one more chance to play in the NBA, and specifically with his one-time coach Phil Jackson, a source told HollywoodLife.com EXCLUSIVELY.
What do YOU think, HollywoodLifers? Are you surprised that Khloe is still so supportive of Lamar? Do you think there’s still a chance for them? Let us know.
— Written by Sandra Clark, Reporting by Eric Ray