The Los Angeles Lakers will retire Shaquille O?Neal?s jersey this upcoming season. Kobe Bryant?s former teammate joins seven other players to have their numbers hang in the rafters at Staples Center.
Shaquille O'Neal is interested in making the jump to a NBA front office.
Utah Jazz forward Jeremy Evans will replace Iman Shumpert in the 2012 Sprite Slam Dunk Contest because of Shumpert's nagging knee injury.
After formally requesting a trade on Saturday, citing a tense relationship with general manager Otis Smith on Sunday, Orlando Magic center Dwight Howard's time in the Disney City looked to be vanishing. However, a recent talk with new CEO Alex Martins and newly-signed Glen Big Baby Davis may have put that notion to some rest.
Shaquille O’Neal, who announced his retirement yesterday after a stellar 19 years in the NBA, earned almost $300-million in salary over his career.
In addition to being one of his generation's best basketball players, Shaq also had a career in the entertainment industry.