Lamar Odom makes first public appearance at Kanye West's 'Yeezy Season 3' fashion show

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This is a big step for Lamar Odom.

The former NBA player made his first public appearance at Kanye West's album release party and Yeezy Season 3 fashion show at Madison Square Garden on Thursday, after nearly losing his life in October, when he was found unconscious in a Nevada brothel.

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Lamar and Kanye walked out together after all the Kardashians, dressed in white, sat down. Kendall was holding North. in In a sweet moment, the two shook hands, as the crowd cheered them on.



Khloe Kardashian's family is staying at an NYC hotel, where she was spotted accompanying her 36-year-old estranged husband on Thursday, as seen in photos obtained exclusively by ET. A source close to the Kardashians confirmed to ET that Lamar was in town to show his support during Kanye's show.

Lamar was released from Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles almost a month ago, and has continued his recovery in a facility near Khloe's Calabasas home.

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This morning, Kris Jennerspoke to ET about how "excited" she is to see the basketball player get back to his life.

See photos of Khloe and Lamar from over the years:

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Khloe Kardashian and Lamar Odom arrive at the Teen Choice Awards on Sunday, Aug. 8, 2010 in Universal City, Calif. (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello)
Khloe Kardashian, left, poses for photographers as her date, Los Angeles Lakers basketball player Lamar Odom, looks on at the premiere of the film "Whiteout" in Los Angeles, Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2009. (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello)
Los Angeles Lakers' Lamar Odom, right, and Khloe Kardashian get off the float after the Lakers NBA Championship victory parade in Los Angeles, Monday, June 21, 2010. (AP Photo/Matt Sayles)
**COMMERCIAL IMAGE** In this photograph taken by AP Images for AXE, Khloe Kardashian, left, and Lamar Odom arrive at the AXE Music "One Night Only" concert series featuring Weezer on Tuesday, Sept. 21, 2010 in Los Angeles. (Shea Walsh / AP Images for AXE)
Los Angeles Lakers' Lamar Odom, left, and Khloe Kardashian during a BBVA All-Star celebrity basketball game at the NBA All Star Weekend in Los Angeles, Friday, Feb. 18, 2011. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)
Khloe Kardashian, left, and her husband Lamar Odom, right, of the Dallas Mavericks, sit rinkside as they take in an NHL hockey game between the Chicago Blackhawks and Dallas Stars, Friday, March 16, 2012, in Dallas. The Blackhawks won 4-1. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
Photo by: Jackson Lee/starmaxinc.com �2012 ALL RIGHTS RESERVED Telephone/Fax: (212) 995-1196 4/27/12 Kim Kardashian, Khloe Kardashian and Lamar Odom playing basketball in Queens. (NY) (Star Max via AP Images)
Photo by: Jackson Lee/starmaxinc.com �2012 ALL RIGHTS RESERVED Telephone/Fax: (212) 995-1196 4/27/12 Kim Kardashian, Khloe Kardashian and Lamar Odom playing basketball in Queens. (NY) (Star Max via AP Images)
ORANGE, CA - JUNE 07: Lamar Odom and Khloe Kardashian make a personal appearance for 'Unbreakable Bond' at Perfumania on June 7, 2012 in Orange, California. (Photo by Jason LaVeris/FilmMagic)
LOS ANGELES, CA - JULY 22: Khloe Kardashian and Lamar Odom are seen at Los Angeles International Airport on July 22, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by GVK/Bauer-Griffin/GC Images)
ORANGE, CA - JUNE 07: Professional basketball player Lamar Odom and TV personality Khloe Kardashian make an appearance to promote their fragrance, 'Unbreakable Bond,' at Perfumania on June 7, 2012 in Orange, California. (Photo by Imeh Akpanudosen/Getty Images)
SANTA MONICA, CA - MAY 19: (L-R) TV personalities Kendall Jenner, Kylie Jenner, Khloe Kardashian, Lamar Odom and Kris Jenner attend the Cody Simpson album preview party hosted by Hallmark at Casa Del Mar on May 19, 2012 in Santa Monica, California. (Photo by David Livingston/Getty Images)
CENTURY CITY, CA - MAY 18: Basketball player Lamar Odom and TV personality Khloe Kardashian attend Voli Light Vodka Supports The 19th Annual Race To Erase MS 'Glam Rock To Erase MS' at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza on May 18, 2012 in Century City, California. (Photo by Vivien Killilea/WireImage)
NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 23: Lamar Odom, Khloe Kardashian and Kourtney Kardashian are seen on April 23, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Ignat/Bauer-Griffin/GC Images)
Lamar Odom and Khloe Kardashian Odom dine at Sugar Factory American Brasserie at Paris Las Vegas on June 17, 2011 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 11: Lamar Odom and Khloe Kardashian attend Kanye West Yeezy Season 3 at Madison Square Garden on February 11, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Kevin Mazur/Getty Images for Yeezy Season 3)
NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 11: Khloe Kardashian and Lamar Odom attend Kanye West Yeezy Season 3 at Madison Square Garden on February 11, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Kevin Mazur/Getty Images for Yeezy Season 3)
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"Kanye invited him to come, and it's a big deal for him to be able to come," she said. "I'm excited. For him to have this, you know, this is a milestone for him to be able to travel. So, baby steps. But this is a big one. This is a huge step for him."

"It's a really short [trip]," she added, explaining that Lamar is "ready" to handle the outing. "I think it's a great thing for him to be with the family, and come out and do something that we're all a part of, and he really wanted to support Kanye. He really wanted to be here for him, because Kanye was very instrumental in part of his recovery."

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"Kanye would go to the hospital and play him music, and that's what he really, really responded to," she continued. "He was amazing. Lamar started rapping again before he could talk. Isn't that wild?"

Another big part of his recovery, of course, was Khloe.

"She's a very realistic girl," Kris said. "So, when he was going through some dark times, Khloe sort of braced herself, you know? But she's the strongest girl in the world. So, I said to her, 'I'm now changing my medical directive because of you and the way you were with Lamar.' If anything ever happens to me, I want Khloe there! Because she's amazing. OK, Kourtney, you're out. Khloe's in!"

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"She just really, you know, nursed him right back," Kris said. "Every one of my kids really, really amazed me at their strength and at the way they were so selfless about just dropping everything."

In response to whether Khloe and Lamar might rekindle their romance, Kris said that she considers Lamar one of her own kids, and wants to see him happy.

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"I think it's no secret that that's probably right out there, written on my forehead or something," she gushed. "Yeah, I mean, I always want my kids to have a happy ending. All of them. And I consider Lamar, he's one of my kids. So, I fall in love with anybody my kids, you know, bring to me and we have as part of our family. They'll always be family, so I always want there to be a happy ending."

Watch the video below.

Kris Jenner Addresses Lamar Odom's Health Crisis on 'KUWTK': 'The Fact That He's Alive Is a Miracle'

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