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Lamar Odom Just Gave His First Interview Since He Nearly Died

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Kaitlan Collins White House Correspondent

Lamar Odom had little to say when he was asked about his drinking habits following his collapse at a Nevada brothel last fall.

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During an interview with Entertainment Tonight after Kobe Bryant’s last game at the Staples Center Wednesday night, the 36-year-old was asked about the photos of him drinking at a bar that surfaced in March.

“I mean, it gets tough, especially if so much gets speculated,” Odom said. “Only a few people know the truth, and I just keep that close to my heart.” (RELATED: Khloe Kardashian Reveals The Real Reason She Stays In Touch With Lamar Odom)

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He didn’t offer much information about the status of his relationship with Khloe Kardashian either.

“We did talk, you know, everything is [up for] discussion,” Odom said of his ex. “We talk about anything. We’ve been through a lot. It won’t ever stop.”

The former basketball star also added that he plans to “get back on the court” soon.

“I still got it,” he added. (RELATED: What Khloe Kardashian Just Revealed About Lamar Odom Is Totally Shocking)