Khloe K. and Matt Kemp split, according to numerous reports out Thursday. It did not take long for this Kardashian to be linked with someone else to begin with following her pending divorce from Lamar Odom. Khloe was soon rumored to be dating Dodgers outfielder Matt Kemp, Sports Illustrated's Extra Mustard reports Jan. 2.
“Khloe told Matt it would look bad for her divorce to be dating so soon,” a source reportedly told US Weekly, via the Daily Mail. “So they have to put on the brakes until it’s finalized.”
As the story goes, a lawyer for Khloe told her to end whatever relationship she may have had with Matt as divorce proceedings continue. A source said Khloe was good with doing that because “she wants it to remain clear that Lamar was the cheater.”
A friend of Khloe K. said this about her link to Matt Kemp when split rumors surfaced:
“Khloe is figuring things out with Matt. She thinks he’s great.”
From a Kardashian "image" standpoint, it is easy to see why Khloe K. and Matt Kemp split, if the rumors are true. The family prides themselves on their global celebrity fame. If anyone has paid close attention to reports that made headlines months ago, it was pretty obvious Khloe was the one fighting for her marriage to Lamar.