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This opinion may come as a surprise, since Shaquille O’Neal operates in the same societal bubble that has shielded Charles Barkley from criticism for the past umpteen years: Shaq can be quite a dirtbag.You want loyalty? Look somewhere else. No person — be it a teammate, coach or front office executive — is safe from the boulders Shaq hurls after he leaves a franchise. In his newest book, Shaq revisited his age-old feud with Kobe Bryant, implied that Rajon Rondo carries a level of mental weakness, fired shots at former coach Pat Riley, re-visited a dust-up with Glen Davis during which Shaq called Davis a selfish player, labeled Mike Brown a pushover who wouldn’t stand up to Lebron James, and more or less called James a coddled superstar whose every wish has been granted.It’s not that Shaq’s criticisms carry no weight: he’s not the only teammate to have issues with Kobe; something strange and destructive definitely happened to Rondo after Perkins was traded and Obama called Rondo’s ...
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