GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Former NBA all-star Shaquille O'Neal stopped by Gainesville Saturday af to meet the officer who responded to a complaint of kids playing basketball 'loudly' in the street and started playing with them.
The NBA's two marquee franchises renew their storied rivalry Sunday afternoon when the two-time defending champion Los Angeles Lakers play host to the Boston Celtics in a rematch of last year's NBA Finals.
Titus Ashby is a 2-year-old sharpshooter from Kansas, and he took his talents to Jimmy Kimmel Live! for a shooting contest against Shaquille O'Neal. Shaq took shots from 18 feet, while Titus stood 6 feet away from a 3-foot rim.
By all accounts, Shaquille O'Neal's jersey retirement ceremony Tuesday evening was a smashing success. Except, that is, for one thing. When his jersey was raised to the Staples Center rafters with the rest of the Los Angeles Lakers legends, his name...