Found February 13, 2013 on Holdout Sports:
Actor/comedian Will Ferrell posed as a security guard at Tuesday night's Los Angeles Lakers game and, as part of an apparent prank,  escorted retired Lakers superstar Shaquille O'Neal out of the Staples Center. Ferrell was dressed as a Staples Center "redcoat" and stood stone-faced at courtside. Without breaking character, Ferrell asked Shaq to stand up from his front row seat and put his hands behind his back as Ferrell escorted him out through the tunnel. No word as to what violation Shaq allegedly committed to warrant his "ejection". Video via NBA.  Visit us at holdoutsports.com and follow us on Twitter @HoldoutSports.
2 Comments:
  • Now that's darn funny
  • Funny! Two Great Americans, always happy to see both of these Guys! A legend Athlete, and legend Comedian, and both loved by all! This was Hilarious! Thanks!
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