Originally posted on BlackSportsOnline  |  Last updated 4/5/13
    Time heals all wounds. This proverbially saying is especially true in the rather bizarre relationship between Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant and his former teammate Shaquille O’Neal. The animosity between the two was well documented when they played together and won championships for the Lakers about a decade ago. Even after Shaq left to play for the Miami Heat, they still took shots at each other. But, in a story via the Los Angeles Times, following his jersey retirement ceremony, the former Lakers center revealed that their feud was never all that serious. “There’s two different types of dislike: there’s an athletic dislike and a real dislike. We never had a real dislike,” O’Neal said of Kobe Bryant. “Every time I see his lovely wife and his beautiful children, I always go to his children and say, ‘Hello babies, I’m uncle Shaq.”  ”We haven’t played since 2004 — nine, 10 years later — and you’re still talking about the so-called beef we had? … I know you all have
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