Last month, reports surfaced that James Harden and Khloe Kardashian called it quits on their short lived romance.
Initial reports of the former couple’s split initially kicked off following Harden’s night out at the strip club after a horrific loss to the Los Angeles Clippers. But now, we are learning the real reason why the pair kissed the courtship goodbye.
A source tells E! News that the Houston Rockets player and Kardashian broke up simply because they grew apart. According to the insider, “nothing really [bad] happened” between them and “they just barely saw each other the past few months and it died out.”
The Kocktails With Khloe host hasn’t commented on the split, she did however tweet this cryptic message the day after Harden was photographed at Ace of Diamonds.
“Never compromise the way you desire to be loved. We all should require and demand a certain type of love and that’s for us to choose in any realm. Don’t lose yourself in lowering your standards to make someone else comfortable in love. Search for a love that’s equal. You ARE deserving of equal love!!”
And speaking of equal love, Kardashian continued to date Harden following her husband, Lamar Odom’s tragic hospitalization, splitting the time between the two. The reality star even spoke out about having an estranged husband and a boyfriend during an appearance on The Ellen Show. “I’m just gonna say I’m like part of polygamy now,” she said back in November. “I have a husband. I have a boyfriend. That’s a way easier thing to say.”
Khloe has been by Lamar’s side since the former Lakers player was found unconscious inside a Nevada brothel back in October. But months after nearly losing his life, the 36-year-old is now making a full recovery.
Over the weekend, Odom went on a hike with Khloe and his sister-in-law Kim. As previously reported, the New York native is living within blocks of Khloe, who rented out a home for the baller