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Kardashian's father-in-law feeling better after stomach virus

Feb 24, 2012 | 9:15am EST

Kardashian's basketball star husband, Lamar Odom, skipped his game with the Dallas Mavericks against his old team the Los Angeles Lakers on Wednesday (22Feb12) to tend to a "family matter", and editors at claimed the sportsman's dad Joe was the cause for Odom's no-show.

A source said, "Lamar's dad is gravely ill, and he wanted time off to be with him."

But Joe Odom, a former heroin addict, has denied he's on his death bed - although he was briefly hospitalised for a stomach condition.

In a video posted on, he says, "(Wednesday) night (Lamar) stayed with me all night... just kickin' it and whatnot... but everything is good now. I feel a lot better."

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