Khloe Kardashian throws exclusive birthday party for Lamar Odom in the Hospital
Lamar Odom celebrated his 36th birthday on Friday with a
small birthday party at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los
Angeles, a source close to the former NBA star told
PEOPLE. The get-together was made possible by Khloé
Kardashian, who was at the hospital with sister Kim
Kardashian West and mom Kris Jenner, who has her own
60th birthday bash planned for Friday night.
Khloe reached out to Odom’s former teammates as well as
two of his best friends that are not NBA players and invited
them to the get together. Kobe Bryant will not be able to
attend because he’s on the road but will send a gift and
connect with his former teammate via FaceTime.
arranged for a cake, balloons and party hats.
The source added that only a select amount of people could
attend, and Kardashian had the get-together approved by
“It’s just a very small group of people because
Lamar cannot handle too much stimulus, but the
doctors are allowing a small group for a short time
on his birthday,” the source said.