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Lamar Odom Trashes Stephen A. Smith Over "Crack" Comments

Odom's lawyers issued a strong statement.

Just a few days ago, Stephen A. Smith used colorful language when attacking Phil Jackson for his part in destroying the current New York Kicks franchise.

In Smith's attack on Phil Jackson, he referenced the signing of a former NBA star, Lamar Odom.

Odom, who has a long history of battling drug addiction, was at the center of Smith comments when the enigmatic TV persona ripped Jackson for signing Odom.

Here are the comments from Smith.

Lamar Odom's lawyer drafted up the following response, which was sent to ESPN, pleading the company to publicly denounce Smith's comments and commenting on the struggles of drug addiction.

Stephen A. Smith has since publicly apologized to Odom.