Lamar Odom and Khloé Kardashian may be divorced, but that doesn’t mean that the two-time NBA champ doesn’t continue to keep up with the Kardashians.
The same day it was announced he was moving to Spain to continue his professional basketball career, a new video surfaced of Lamar explaining Khloé’s family helped him make this difficult decision to move across the world.
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“[Bruce Jenner] means a lot to me,” Lamar said, in an interview obtained by Access Hollywood. “Bruce is one of the reasons why I am going to do this.”
Prior to his Dec. 13 divorce from Khloé, there were multiple reports that Lamar relied on the former Olympian for a support system and that Bruce often dished out fatherly advice to the 34-year-old.
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Bruce isn’t the only member of the Kardashian-Jenner clan that Lamar still keeps in touch with! He confessed that he regularly communicates with Kris Jenner.
“I left Kris a message today,” the former NBA power forward said to the camera. “I’m always texting back and forth with Bruce.”
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Despite calling it quits, Lamar made it clear that he and Khloé remain on good terms.
“I always speak to Khloé,” he said with a laugh. “She’s my wife.”
This comes just over a month after In Touch spotted Lamar wearing his wedding ring at a post-Golden Globes party on Jan. 13. At the time, he told the mag, “[Khloé and I] are good. We will always be good.”
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And he must have really meant it! Knowing that he has the support of his second family, we expect that his upcoming move will be a lot less stressful.
“Hopefully they’ll come visit me,” he said.