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Clipper future depends on 22-year-old Odom

Lamar Odom is an unquestionable talent, but off the court he needs a little work.

Updated: August 9, 2001, 3:25 PM ET
By Scott Howard-Cooper | Special to ESPN.com

So now everyone is jumping on the Clipper bandwagon, and ticket sales are flowing better than ever, and the expectations are for winning instead of survival, and .500 is entirely realistic, and they have starting forwards their Staples Center co-tenants could only hope to have ... and all that is nothing compared to the real reality check.

They will be trying to make the playoffs with a 22-year-old as team leader.

They will be one of the 10 best-shooting teams in the league ...

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