Lamar Odom’s Children Destiny and Lamar Jr. Release Statement: ‘We Ask For … – People Magazine

Lamar Odom‘s two children, daughter Destiny, 17, and 13-year-old son Lamar Jr.,13, have released a statement asking for “prayers” for their father.

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

Odom’s children arrived in Las Vegas accompanied by their mother Liza Morales on Wednesday night. Morales and Odom were together for 10 years before ending their relationship in 2008.

A source tells PEOPLE that the former NBA star is currently on a ventilator and Khloé Kardashian is said to be preparing for the worst.

Odom was found unconscious at a Nevada brothel on Tuesday and has been on life support since arriving at Sunrise Hospital in Las Vegas.