Shaquille O'Neal has retired from the NBA, and decided to use a video clip to do it.

Such is the personality of one of the greatest basketball players to ever live. A future Hall of Famer, O'Neal was more than just a basketball player, he was a true showman, on and off the court.

O'Neal was known for his sense of humor, and this clip of him conducting for the Boston Pops is something that can bring a smile to even the most hardened soul.

Take a look at The Big Conductor.