Lamar Odom’s Dating History: Khloe Kardashian, Taraji P. Henson, More

Lows and highs. Lamar Odom, a former basketball star, 

, has had a number of passionate relationships throughout his life

, including a quick marriage to Khloé Kardashian and an in-case-you-missed-it encounter with Taraji P. Henson.

Odom, who was born in Queens, New York, began dating Liza Morales

one of his high school sweethearts, for more than ten years

. Destiny, the couple's daughter, was born in 1998, and Lamar Jr.,

., their son, in 2002. In 2000, they got engaged, but they never wed.

Their marriage broke down in 2006 when their young son, Jayden, died from SIDS at the age of six months

Morales claimed to Page Six in March 2021 that Odom's descent into drug usage and excessive partying as a kind of grief was brought on by the death of their young boy.