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Posted: October 13, 2015

Lamar Odom found unconscious at Nevada brothel

By Cox Media Group National Content Desk


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Lamar Odom was found unconscious after reportedly partying for multiple days at Dennis Hof’s Love Ranch in Crystal, Nevada, The Associated Press reported.

The ranch is a legal brothel in Nevada.

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Officials had order a medical helicopter to fly Odom to a hospital in Las Vegas Tuesday night. But that did not happen as he was too tall for the helicopter, The AP reported.

The former basketball star and ex-husband of Khloe Kardashian arrived at the ranch on Saturday, Oct. 10 and was found unconscious on Tuesday after partying with a group of women, NBC News reported.

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Odom arrived at the ranch on Saturday, NBC News reported.

The Love Ranch South owner said Odom was found unconscious by two women around 3 p.m. on Monday after they left him to sleep at 6 a.m. After alerting staff that Odom was unconscious, they called 911, who instructed staff to “roll him on his left side.”

"A bunch of ugly stuff came out of him," said Hof.

Hof told multiple media outlets there were no signs of drugs but that Odom “was taking herbal viagra.”

The 35-year-old former Los Angeles Lakers forward is known to have struggled with substance abuse in the past.  

“He said he was just trying to get away from people so he could have some time to himself without the pressures of being who he is,” Hof said.

The Nye County Sheriff’s Office released this statement: 

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Members of the NBA community like Miami Heat star Dwyane Wade and Los Angeles Clippers shooting guard Paul Pierce have posted support for Odom on social media.

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