Lamar Odom (back) returns to U.S.

Updated: March 16, 2014, 4:31 PM ET
By Marc Stein | ESPN.com

After playing in just two games, Lamar Odom's comeback in Spain has been derailed by a back injury.

Odom's Spanish club announced Saturday that he has "finished his present contract" after the NBA veteran's U.S.-based doctors ruled him unfit to play for at least a month. Odom left Spain for New York earlier this week with the club's permission to get a second opinion.

Because Odom originally signed only a two-month contract with Laboral Kutxa Baskonia, sources said, it appears ...

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