Over the past few years, legendary NBA center Shaquille O’Neal has made sport of saying very negative things about Dwight Howard. At various moments, Shaq has claimed that Howard’s departure from the Orlando Magic would be a travesty (you know, just like Shaq’s exit) and said that he has “big shoes to fill” with the …
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Reggie Miller was notoriously lanky during his playing career, so much so that Michael Jordan (that sensitive master of tact) once compared guarding Reg to “chicken-fighting with a woman” in a 1999 ESPN Magazine interview. Still, at 6-7 and 185 pounds, he still stands as a formidable figure, size-wise. Until he puts on fellow TNT …
Shaquille O’Neal and Charles Barkley select Rising Stars teams, take Damian Lillard and Anthony Davis with first picks
For the second consecutive season, “general managers” Shaquille O’Neal and Charles Barkley selected the teams for All Star Weekend’s BBVA Rising Stars Challenge from a pool of 20 players. Much like the first try in 2012, the draft was a good idea not necessarily carried out in the best way. First, though, let’s run down …
The hottest made-for-TV free agent to hit the open market since Charles Barkley retired in 2000 has apparently hooked up with his new team. The recently retired Shaquille O’Neal, according to CNBC’s Darren Rovell, will be working for Turner Broadcasting; likely sitting across the table from Sir Charles on TNT’s Inside the NBA set. Due …
man has testified in an LA court that he was beaten by gang members who may be connected to Shaquille O’Neal, his former business partner.
Promoter Robert Ross claims he was kidnapped by the thugs, who demanded he give them a sex tape starring the retired NBA star. Ross says Shaq used his home for extra-marital trysts, which were caught [...]
No Guts reader Keezy W send us his beefs with Slam’s new top 50 list.
Slam Magazine has released their new list of the top 50 Greatest NBA players of all time. The first list was made in 1997 and revised for the first time in 2003 and extended to 75 players. In 2009 it’s back to 50 and while it’s not a bad list, I have a few issue with this list.
3. Bill Russell and 4. Shaquille O’Neal…They may have championships and MVP awards but neither one of these guys deserves to be ranked this high. Kareem was better and more skilled than both of them. Shaq isn’t even the 2nd or 3rd best center of all time, so how can he be the 4th best player?
Now that the dust has kinda settled from this year’s NBA draft, we can finally get into the debate of which decade has had the best #1 draft picks. Of course, some haven’t had the time to really make their case and we’re completely aware of this fact (so no need to bring it up), …
Even though Shaq hasn’t find a house in Cleveland yet, he has making himself at home with a new jersey number.
Shaquille O’Neal decided to wear number 33 in honor of his high school and college days at LSU before he went pro. O’Neal wore number 32 when he was with the Orlando Miami, and Phoenix.
When he was with the Lakers, O’Neal wore number 34 because Nos. 32 and 33 were retired in honor of Earvin “Magic” Johnson and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar.
In Cleveland, O’Neal will be teammates with LeBron James, the latest in a long line of superstar partners to pair with the entertaining enter.