Found October 31, 2012 on Larry Brown Sports:
Former NBA All-Star center and current TNT NBA analyst Shaquille O’Neal responded to a tweet about his weight from FOXSports.com’s Jason Whitlock by challenging the writer to a fight. Whitlock sent the following tweet to “Inside the NBA” before Tuesday’s season-opening game between the Boston Celtics and Miami Heat began: Right now, Chuck would win Shirt-Off II… Shaq is opening the season out of shape, as usual. #nbaontnt — Jason Whitlock (@WhitlockJason) October 31, 2012 Whitlock was referencing the weight-loss competition Shaq and fellow TNT analyst Charles Barkley had last season. Shaq was declared the winner (thanks in part to his painted-on abs), but Whitlock thinks Chuck looks better now. The second part of Whitlock’s tweet was another jab at Shaq, who tended to show up out of shape at the beginning of most NBA seasons. You know Shaq wasn’t about to take the criticism without fighting back. “Jason Whitlock: I tell you what,” he said. “You can come here and box me any time you w
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