Odom had a roller-coaster 2013 that included rumors of drug abuse and a DUI arrest. He met with the Clippers in November but the two sides couldn't work out a deal. It appeared that he may be ready to return in January, but he wasn't able to find any takers, so he'll head across the Atlantic to play in Spain for the remainder of the season.
Free agent forward
Odom spent two weeks of strenuous workouts with renowned trainer Rob McClanaghan and is back home in Los Angeles waiting for his next step in his basketball comeback. The
Odom played last season and averaged 4.0 points and 5.9 rebounds per game last season for the Clippers. He scored in double figures just three times in 2012-13.
The report does not indicate that Odom has already agreed to join the Clippers, but appears likely to do so at some point.
Odom appeared in all 82 games for the Clippers last season, averaging 4.0 points, 5.9 rebounds and 1.7 assists per game in 19.7 minutes.
Odom has begun training with a target of being ready to play in the second half of the season. He dealt with allegations of drug use and an arrest on a DUI charge this offseason.