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Los Angeles Lakers forward Lamar Odom, left, and Dallas Mavericks forward Dirk Nowitzki of Germany go after a rebound during the second half in Game 2 of a second-round NBA playoff basketball series, Wednesday, May 4, 2011, in Los Angeles. The Mavericks won 93-81. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

Los Angeles Lakers forward Lamar Odom, left, and Dallas Mavericks forward Dirk Nowitzki of Germany go after a rebound during the second half in Game 2 of a second-round NBA playoff basketball series, Wednesday, May 4, 2011, in Los Angeles. The Mavericks won 93-81.

Lamar Odom traded to Mavericks

January 1, 1970

The Lakers traded forward Lamar Odom and a second-round draft pick to the Dallas Mavericks on Sunday night for a first-round pick and an $8.9 million trade exception, capping Los Angeles’ stunning 72-hour breakup with last season’s Sixth Man of the Year.