It’s a tough time for Lamar Odom following the death of his good friend, Jamie Sangouthai. Through thick and thin, it’s nice that Khloe Kardashian can still come to his aid and be an ’emotional rock’ for him, an insider told HollywoodLife.com EXCLUSIVELY.
Khloe Kardashian, 30, is helping Lamar Odom, 35, through this very difficult time, HollywoodLife.com has EXCLUSIVELY learned. She’s been consoling him ever since his BFF Jamie Sangouthai passed away of an alleged drug overdose on June 14 — find out how Khloe has been “amazing” to Lamar during his grieving process.
“Khloe tracked Lamar down and has been talking to him. She’s been amazing listening to Lamar‘s pain being a shoulder to cry on. She’s been his emotional rock during this heartbreaking tragedy. Lamar can’t talk without bawling his eyes out. He’s been crying all night and day. It’s so so sad,” an insider told HollywoodLife.com EXCLUSIVELY.
“Khloe’s hope is that Jamie‘s death is a real wake up call for Lamar. A reminder that life is short and he needs to make the most out of every minute of it. Khloe and Lamar have wasted so much time and energy dealing with his demons. She really hopes Lamar wakes up and starts living life like it’s precious,” the source continued.
Jamie Sangouthai reportedly died of a heroin overdose on June 14, according to TMZ. Police have not released an official cause of death yet. He was a prominent guest star on Khloe & Lamar, and the show took notice of his troubles during its two-season run. Both Lamar and Khloe are both clearly hurting and we send them, and Jamie’s other friends/family, our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.
— Shira Benozilio Reporting by: Tim Plant