Shaquille O’Neal is likely one of the biggest facilities in NBA historical past.
In 19 seasons, O’Neal received 4 NBA titles, incuding three with Kobe Bryant with the LA Lakers, and was the Finals MVP thrice. Standing at 7-foot-1, the Corridor of Famer was the proper mixture of energy and athleticism.
Given his impending dimension, one would anticipate that O’Neal has a big shoe dimension as nicely. Effectively, O’Neal has a shoe dimension of 20, however he wears a dimension 22. Chatting with FN, O’Neal mentioned:
“My shoe dimension is 20, however I prefer to put on a 22 as a result of once I was younger we couldn’t afford correct sneakers, so I needed to put on my sneakers tight. (Now) I at all times get my sneakers too huge to verify I’ve room.”
Standing at 7-1, there’s little doubt that O’Neal would not prefer to bend down as nicely. Positive sufficient, O’Neal revealed in the identical interview that he most well-liked slip-ons to sneakers with laces:
“I’d somewhat try this than should bend down and tie my shoe. My exercise consists of simply cardio and lifting weights. No extra working, no extra leaping. I’m extra of a slip-on man.”
Shaquille O’Neal undergoes hip surgical procedure
On Monday, Shaquille O’Neal shared a photograph of himself on a hospital mattress. His Twitter put up referenced Ernie Johnson and Candace Parker, and it has since been confirmed that he is not going to be a part of upcoming episodes of “Contained in the NBA.”
Regardless, followers shall be blissful to know that Shaq has not involvede in any accident, and the LA Lakers legend as an alternative underwent profitable hip surgical procedure.
Kobe Bryant and Shaquille O’Neal performed collectively for the LA Lakers from 1996 to 2004, throughout which period they received three consecutive NBA championships (2000-2002). The 2 gamers had contrasting types. Bryant was a scoring machine identified for his relentless work ethic and competitiveness, whereas O’Neal was a dominant power within the paint, utilizing his dimension and energy to overpower opponents.