Wednesday , Mar , 10 , 2010 Hoopsvibe

Lamar Odom Doesn’t Like Lakers Being Considered Soft

"Our disposition as a team gives like some of these dudes, they feel like they have the right," Odom said about the Raptors. "The way we’re playing as a unit, they got dudes on their team that are talking …. They are like .500.

"But our aura comes off like ‘soft’. This was the second game I almost got thrown out. So I see one coming. I’m just going to take one, like, ‘hold up?’ Our energy, we are so laid back right now that these teams are like…

"That … that [Orlando’s] Matt Barnes pulled, that ain’t never going to happen again," Odom said. "He’s lucky it was a close game."

Barnes talked trash to Bryant, both of them getting technical fouls because of their behavior in the Magic’s 96-94 victory on Sunday.