“Dennis Rodman locked down both Shaquille O’Neal and Penny Hardaway”: How ‘The Worm’ did his thing against two of the most potent offensive threats of the 90s

Dennis Rodman defended Penny Hardaway better than anyone could and outrebounded Shaquille O’Neal while on the San Antonio Spurs.  Dennis Rodman is one of the most underappreciated defensive stars the league has ever seen. ‘The Last Dance’ docuseries from last…

“Hakeem Olajuwon crosses over Shaquille O’Neal!”: How the savvy Rockets legend got past ‘The Big Aristotle’ from way out on the perimeter

Hakeem Olajuwon crossed over Shaquille O’Neal from near the perimeter and got the bucket to fall when going up against the Orlando Magic.  The mid 90s saw two of the best centers in the NBA go at one another in…

“Could not guard a 40 year old Michael Jordan so I went to the locker room”: When Grant Hill had the Wizards superstar score 20 on him in the first quarter, leading him to quit the game

Michael Jordan scored 20 points in the first quarter against Grant Hill at 40 years of age, leading Hill to head back to the locker room.  Grant Hill came into the league guns blazing, ready to cement his place in…

“Tracy McGrady was the first person to score 50 points on me”: Carmelo Anthony talks about having to match up against the Magic legend

Carmelo Anthony admits that Tracy McGrady was the first player to have scored 50 points on his team and calls him an underrated player.  Saying Tracy McGrady was an extremely underrated player is an opinion that has been beaten to…

“Shaquille O’Neal nearly ‘kills’ Kenny Smith”: When the Orlando Magic legend fell on top of the Rockets star while diving for a loose ball

Shaquille O’Neal once fell on top of Kenny Smith while diving for a loose ball, leading many to call Smith lucky for leaving the ordeal unscathed.  Shaquille O’Neal is one of the largest players to have ever played in the…

“Hakeem Olajuwon, I want you one-on-one for $1 million”: When Shaquille O’Neal challenged the Rockets legend to a ‘War on the Floor’ after losing the 1995 NBA Finals

Shaquille O’Neal demanded a one-on-one matchup against Hakeem Olajuwon for $1 million after having lost to the Rockets in the 1995 NBA Finals.  By the time the 1995 NBA Finals had rolled around, Shaquille O’Neal had already established himself as…

“Dwight Howard being a top 10 center of all time is good joke”: Shaquille O’Neal reignites feud with Lakers center yet again on Instagram

Shaquille O’Neal drops his list of top 10 centers of all time on Instagram and says that Dwight Howard being on that list would be ‘a good joke’.  Shaquille O’Neal is someone who’s more than likely to say what’s on…