Lamar Odom’s Two Children Release a Statement Thanking Fans For Their Support as the Athlete Remains Unconscious

Three days after their dad was found unresponsive at a Nevada brothel, Lamar Odom‘s two children, Destiny, 17, and Lamar Jr., 13, are speaking out about the former basketball star.

“Thanks for your outpouring of prayers and support for our dad. We are here with our family and friends,” the duo said in a statement. “We appreciate everyone respecting our privacy at this time. We ask for your continued prayers.”

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Lamar, Khloé and the kids in 2011.

The teenagers’ mom is Lamar’s ex-girlfriend, Liza Morales, whom he dated for more than 10 years before marrying estranged wife Khloé Kardashian in 2009. They also shared a son named Jayden, who died when he was six-months-old from Sudden Infant Death Syndrome in 2006.

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Destiny, Lamar Jr. and their mother Liza (far right) outside of Sunrise Hospital in Las Vegas.

The 35-year-old athlete remains in critical condition after reports claim he suffered multiple strokes and had cocaine in his system when he was discovered.

According to the owner of The Love Ranch, Dennis Hof, where Lamar had been partying before his hospitalization, the reality star spent a whopping $75,000 during his stay.

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Scroll down to see how the Kardashians have responded to the tragedy.