Following a Wednesday afternoon press conference by Nye County Sheriff Sharon Wehrly, more details have emerged about the circumstances surrounding former NBA star Lamar Odom being found unconscious in a Nevada brothel on Tuesday.
The two-time NBA champion who later became a reality TV star had previously been reported to be “fighting for his life” after a days-long bender at Dennis Hof’s Love Ranch South in Crystal, Nevada
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Wehrly said Wednesday that the person who called 911 from the brothel to report Odom found unconscious told an emergency operator the 2011 NBA Sixth Man of the Year had been using cocaine and taking Viagra-like medication to enhance sexual performance. Wehrly said the brothel employee who called 911 also said blood and a whitish fluid had been draining from his nose and mouth as he remained unconscious Read more…