“Shaquille O’Neal, how long have you been in the Army?”: When Dale Brown mistook 13-year-old Shaq for a soldier before he became a Lakers legend

Shaquille O’Neal was a phenomenon even in high school, back in the late 80s. But college recruitment was a whole different ballgame at the time. LeBron James was the first high school basketball player to be covered by ESPN even…

“Shaquille O’Neal talked to a young brain tumor patient in hospital”: Former LSU coach reminisces about the Lakers legend’s exceedingly kind heart

Shaquille O’Neal is not only an NBA legend on the court, but off it as well. His LSU coach Dale Brown narrates one anecdote underlining this. Shaq has been one of the most famous basketball players in the world for…