Lamar Odom to face off in celebrity boxing match this summer

Lamar Odom is ditching the basketball court for the boxing ring.

On Tuesday, the former NBA baller, 41, announced that he signed a deal with Celebrity Boxing and is gearing up for his first match this summer.

"I'm real excited. I just signed a deal with Celebrity Boxing," he said in a short Instagram video before asking fans, "Who do you guys think I should fight?"

Although Odom's opponent is still unknown, the caption fight is expected to go down on June 12 at the Showboat Hotel in Atlantic City, New Jersey.

By Danielle Long
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