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Shaq had interesting reason for turning down Starbucks

Shaquille O’Neal recently recalled what he now refers to as one of his “worst business decisions” when relaying a story about how he turned down what likely would have been an extremely lucrative endorsement offer from Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz. O’Neal told Graham Bensinger during an interview that he was approached by Schultz, who wanted to partner with the NBA superstar...
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Kobe Bryant, Shaquille O’Neal dish about old Lakers feud

Kobe Bryant and Shaquille O’Neal were not exactly pleasant to one another during their shared tenure with the Los Angeles Lakers, despite winning three NBA Championships together. The two superstars opened up about their former feud in an upcoming podcast “The Big Podcast with Shaq,” expressing regret over their clashes on and off the court. Shaq attributed much of the feud...
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August 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Kobe Bryant: ‘I Was An Idiot When I Was A Kid’

You know when people say, “We’ll look back 10 years from now and laugh about this?” Well, in the case of Shaquille O’Neal and Kobe Bryant, that’s exactly how everything has played out. Shaq and Kobe won three NBA championships together with the Los Angeles Lakers, but a rift emerged between the superstars, in large because of each one’s ego. The locker room divide eventually...
August 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Shaq: MJ better than LeBron, but Dr. J better than both of them

    Shaquille O’Neal was in China on Tuesday promoting an energy drink when he was asked to weigh in on one of basketball’s most popular debates — Michael Jordan or LeBron James? When asked who would win in a game of 1-on-1 between Jordan and LeBron if both players were in their prime, Shaq didn’t need much time to think about his answer. Mike,” he said, via the...
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August 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Shaq on Scottie Pippen beef: 'I don't let bums disrespect me'

Shaquille O’Neal dropped the metaphorical hammer on Scottie Pippen during a podcast on Monday, calling the Chicago Bulls great a “bum” after the two engaged in a bitter war on social media last week. The back-and-forth between the two former NBA superstars that devolved from a debate over who would win in a game between...Read More The post Shaquille O’Neal on Scottie Pippen...
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July 28, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Shaq rips Lakers, Clippers during Bieber roast

The roast of Justin Bieber aired on Comedy Central Monday night, and there were plenty of hilarious jokes about the 21-year-old. There were also some basketball jokes, which makes sense since Shaquille O’Neal was the host. For starters, Shaq couldn’t resist taking a shot at his former team. “I haven’t seen a more disappointing lineup...Read More
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March 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Shaq applies for job as South Florida reserve cop

Shaquille O’Neal could soon be tackling crime on the streets of south Florida. Shaq Attack applied Wednesday to be a reserve police officer in Doral, Fla., according to the Miami Herald. The 7-foot-1 former NBA superstar is going through the application process as well as a background check, but the fact that he’s famous doesn’t make O’Neal a shoe-in. “If he passes, he...
September 05, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Ernie Johnson nearly kills Shaq with confetti gun

Who gave Ernie Johnson the confetti gun? We nearly lost Shaq tonight, which would have been a very large tragedy - literally.
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February 27, 2014  |  Discuss

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