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Broward County Sheriff, Entertainment, Shaq-a-clause, Shaquille O'Neal, Top Stories -

Lakers legend Shaquille O’Neal and members of the Broward County Sheriff’s Office were on their way to deliver Thanksgiving turkeys as part of his yearly ‘Shaq-a-clause,’ when they witnessed the crash. The 46-year-old, who recently became an “auxiliary deputy” for Broward Sheriff’s Office, rushed to the scene and images and video show him consoling two […]

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Deandre Ayton, DeMar DeRozan, Devin Booker, Esports, Kobe Bryant, nba live, Phoenix Suns, San Antonio Spurs, Shaquille O'Neal -

OK, LIVE fans, Wednesday night’s Halloween hoops action features the red-hot San Antonio Spurs rolling into Phoenix to face the young Suns (10:30 p.m. Eastern). Should be an interesting look at how DeMar DeRozan has been adapting to life out west and how rookie Deandre Ayton is faring in Phoenix. SPURS AT SUNS Top things […]

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Black Glam, Bruno Mars, Cardi B, Carl Jones, Cross Colours, Entertainment, Finesse, Johnny Wright, Keenan Ivory Wayans, Shaquille O'Neal, Style, The Fashion Cafe, TheGrio Originals, TJ Walker, TJ Walker interview -

On the latest installment of Black Glam, TheGrio’s style correspondent, Johnny Wright sat down with TJ Walker, co-founder of the beloved clothing brand, Cross Colours. The designer is gearing up to celebrate the 30-year anniversary of the brand that’s enjoying a bit of a pop-culture revival thanks in part to Cardi B and Bruno Mars’ […]

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Basketball: A Love Story, Books, Julius Erving, NBA, Patrick Ewing, Shaquille O'Neal -

Dr. James Naismith’s final student before he retired from the University of Kansas was John McLendon, the pioneer of fast-break basketball, the full-court press, and the four corners offense. Yet McLendon never received the credit he deserved because the majority of his work was accomplished at his­torically black colleges and universities when basketball was still […]

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Basketball Wives, Entertainment, Evelyn Lozada, Shaq, Shaquille O'Neal, Shaunie O'Neal, Television -

Basketball Wives star, Shaunie O’Neal avoided a super scary situation thanks to her home’s security system. When she spotted two men prowling around her property she took matters into her own hands and scared them off. The reality star posted a video to social media showing the men on surveillance footage from her Ring system […]

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#KingJames, Education, Entertainment, LeBron James, LEBron James son, Shaquille O'Neal, Shareef O'Neal, Sports -

LeBron James has been making headlines right and left for his numerous entertainment projects, his move to the Los Angeles Lakers, and the groundbreaking school he just opened in his hometown, but he isn’t the only one in his family doing big things. According to several reports, his son, LeBron James, Jr. (Bronny) is following […]

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Entertainment, Kobe Bryant, Lakers, LeBron James, Shaquille O'Neal, Sports, Vanessa Bryant -

Vanessa Bryant just shut down rumors that her husband, Kobe Bryant, is planning a return to the NBA. Shaquille O’Neal helped fuel the rumors after it was announced that LeBron James would be joining the Los Angeles Lakers. Kobe Bryant sounds off on Kanye’s controversial slavery comments during speaking engagement “Kobe coming back. You heard […]

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Air Jordan, Chris Webber, Converse, Harlem, Kyrie Irving, Lil Rel Howery, Lisa Leslie, Movies, Nate Robinson, Reebok, Reggie Miller, Shaquille O'Neal, Sneaker Stories, Sneakers, Uncle Drew -

HARLEM, NEW YORK — Outside the AMC Magic Johnson Harlem 9, two days ahead of the anticipated release of the summer basketball movie Uncle Drew, one parked vehicle stands out from the others. It’s a vibrant orange, yellow, red and tan 1970s-era van — the exact one driven by the movie’s lead character, a 70-something […]

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Ben Roethlisberger, Colin Kaepernick, Donald Trump, Joel Embiid, LeBron James, Shaquille O'Neal, Stephen Curry, The Week That Was -

Monday 05.21.18 Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry, who once said he hoped the Cleveland Cavaliers’ locker room “still smells a little bit like champagne” and was fined $50,000 for throwing his mouthpiece toward a referee, was scolded by his mother and said he tries “to do the right things all the time” after yelling, […]

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Basketball Wives, BBW, Carl Crawford, Entertainment, Evelyn Lozada, Evelyn Lozada interview, News, Police Brutality, Shaq, Shaquille O'Neal, Shaunie O'Neal, Shaunie O'Neal interview, Television, TheGrio Originals -

Shaunie O’Neal may be a reality star but her most important job is raising her children. During an exclusive interview with Cherise Nicole, the Basketball Wives star revealed that she fears for her sons’ lives every time they leave the house because of the rising rate of police brutality against black men. “I have older […]

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Basketball Wives, BBW, Carl Crawford, Cherise Nicole, Entertainment, Evelyn Lozada, Evelyn Lozada interview, Jackie Christie, Shaq, Shaquille O'Neal, Shaunie O'Neal, Tami Roman, Television, The Tea with Cherise, TheGrio Originals -

Basketball Wives is back for another season of drama and we couldn’t wait to sit down with the show’s biggest stars to get all the tea about their crazy cast mates. Evelyn Lozada and Shaunie O’Neal took several sips of truth tea during an exclusive interview with Cherise Nicole and the ladies spilled secrets about […]

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Antoine Walker, Basketball Wives, BBW, Chad Ochocinco, Domestic Violence, Emily B, Entertainment, Evelyn Lozada, Evelyn Lozada interview, Evelyn Lozada on domestic violence, Fabolous, Kenya Moore, Love & Hip Hop, Shaq, Shaquille O'Neal, Shaunie O'Neal, Television, TheGrio Originals -

Basketball Wives is back for a twelfth season and Evelyn Lozada is holding nothing back as she returns to the series that she started starring in eight years ago. During an exclusive interview with TheGrio, our host Cherise Nicole chatted with Evelyn and the show’s creator, Shaunie O’Neal, about how they handled their breakups with […]

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2018 NBA Playoffs, Ben Simmons, Joel Embiid, Meek Mill, NBA, NBA Playoffs, Orlando Magic, Penny Hardaway, Philadelphia 76ers, Shaquille O'Neal -

The Philadelphia 76ers, after “trusting” the “process,” have completed their first playoff series victory since 2012. It happened in five games over the Miami Heat, and sharpshooter J.J. Redick led the charge with 27 points. But Tuesday night in Philly was far more than a series victory. It was a moment. The presence of Meek […]

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Elgin Baylor, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Los Angeles Lakers, Magic Johnson, NBA, Shaquille O'Neal, Staples Center -

LOS ANGELES – There were no tears. Elgin Baylor was determined not to cry during a ceremony Friday night to unveil his statue outside Staples Center, and the former Los Angeles Lakers great again delivered as he did regularly throughout his stellar 14-year career. As for everything else Baylor hoped to accomplish – clearly articulating […]

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Derek Jeter, Jason Kidd, Jon Gruden, LaVar Ball, LeBron James, LiAngelo Ball, Rob Gronkowski, Ronda Rousey, Shaquille O'Neal, Sister Jean, The Week That Was -

Monday 03.26.18 Hall of Famer Shaquille O’Neal, who said he now makes more money per year as a pitchman than he ever did as a professional basketball player, was once failed by a marketing professor in college for pitching a brand centered on himself because “if you look at the climate of the NBA, big […]

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Baker Mayfield, Charles Barkley, DeMar DeRozan, Joe Thomas, Kirk Cousins, LeBron James, Men's NCAA Tournament, NCAA Tournament, Ray Allen, Shaquille O'Neal, The Week That Was, Tiger Woods -

Monday 03.12.18 Former NBA guard Ray Allen, spilling tea in his upcoming book, said former teammate Rajon Rondo once told the rest of the Boston Celtics that he “carried all of you to the championship in 2008” and once yelled, “F— that film” at then-Celtics coach Doc Rivers and hurled a water bottle at a […]

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Florida, Gun Violence, NBA, News, Shaquille O'Neal, Video -

Shaquille O’Neal doesn’t think the answer to gun violence in schools is more regulation but rather adding more police officers. The retired NBA star, who was sworn in as a reserve police officer for the city of Doral, Florida, in 2015, believes that more police officers in schools and cities are the answers, not more […]

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Happy Birthday, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA, Shaquille O'Neal -

Imagine a pop culture universe without Shaq. Exactly! You can’t! The one and only Shaquille O’Neal turns 46 years young today. And except for Magic Johnson, it’s difficult to imagine a more engaging and personable megastar than the man with four championships, three Finals MVPs, one NBA MVP and precisely 5,732 nicknames. This begs the […]

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NCB, Shaquille O'Neal, Shareef O'Neal, UCLA Bruins -

Shareef O’Neal thought he was heading to Arizona until a chain of events gave him the option to stay closer to home. O’Neal decommitted from Arizona last week after ESPN reported that FBI wiretaps intercepted phone conversations between men’s basketball coach Sean Miller and agent Christian Dawkins discussing a $100,000 payment to get DeAndre Ayton […]

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Allen Iverson, Black History Sports, Chris Webber, Entertainment, Hip Hop, Iman Shumpert, Kevin Durant, Kobe Bryant, Lonzo Ball, Metta World Peace, NBA, News, Opinion, Rakim, Rap, Shaquille O'Neal, TheGrio Originals -

Lonzo Ball fouled out with his new rap album and It should come as no surprise that most of these rap “careers” from NBA players flame out quickly like the dumpster fires that they are. But not all of them are terrible. Here’s a look at just a few NBA rappers and their varied levels of success.

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Cardi B, Jamie Foxx, Jennifer Lopez, Leigh Steinberg, Shaquille O'Neal, Super Bowl -

MINNEAPOLIS — Despite freezing weather, football fans crisscrossed the Twin Cities for some spectacular nightlife. There were some dynamic and exclusive events, parties and concerts before what ended up being the Philadelphia Eagles upsetting the New England Patriots 41-33. If you were in the right places, you could catch Jamie Foxx playing waiter and Shaquille […]

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Carmelo Anthony, DeMarcus Cousins, Kevin Durant, LeBron James, Michael Jordan, NBA, Oklahoma City Thunder, Paul George, Ray Allen, Shaquille O'Neal -

The Oklahoma City Thunder hosted one of the NBA’s oddest and most emotional return games ever when Kevin Durant played in Oklahoma City for the first time as a Golden State Warrior last season. Thunder fans certainly didn’t make their former NBA MVP feel welcome, as they chanted, “Cupcake” and other nasty things during the […]

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Alex Rodriguez, Brock Osweiler, Carmelo Anthony, Colin Kaepernick, Conor McGregor, Deshaun Watson, Ezekiel Elliott, Floyd Mayweather, Jerry Jones, Klay Thompson, Kyrie Irving, MLB Playoffs, Papa John's, Paul Wall, Robert Griffin III, Shaquille O'Neal, The Week That Was, Tom Brady, Tyrod Taylor, Yasiel Puig -

Monday 10.30.17 Former NFL quarterback Robert Griffin III, fumbling with the truth like he used to fumble the ball, said the Washington Redskins, who traded three first-round draft picks and a second-rounder to move up to draft him in 2012 and started him for 35 games, weren’t “sold on me.” With hindsight 20-20, or 19-22, […]

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Aisha Tyler, Basketball, Comedy, Hollywood, Jimmy Kimmel, NBA, Shaquille O'Neal, Television -

NBA Hall of Famer Shaquille O’Neal filled in for Jimmy Kimmel on ABC’s Jimmy Kimmel Live! on Monday night, as the show’s star took a week off for his son’s heart surgery. The show will have a series of guest hosts while he is gone. O’Neal’s guests were Mila Kunis and Aisha Tyler. Did you […]

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Los Angeles Lakers, NBA, NBA Playoffs, Shaquille O'Neal -

Before Game 2 of the 2001 NBA Finals, Los Angeles Lakers head coach Phil Jackson challenged Shaquille O’Neal to man up on the defensive end of the floor. “Don’t be afraid to block a shot!” Jackson hissed at his 7-foot-1, 340-pound center, who failed to record a single block in Los Angeles’ 107-101 overtime loss […]

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Basketball, Bill Russell, Earl Lloyd, Jerry West, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Kobe Bryant, Larry Bird, LeBron James, Magic Johnson, Michael Jordan, NBA, Russell Westbrook, Shaquille O'Neal, Wilt Chamberlain -

Guess the NBA legend Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Who should replace Jerry West on a new NBA logo? The choice is yours By Aaron Dodson For nearly 50 years, Jerry West has been immortalized. That’s because his likeness is the basis for the silhouette on the NBA logo, which longtime brand identity consultant […]

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All Day, Daily Dose, Lonzo Ball, Shaquille O'Neal, Wu-Tang Clan -

Tuesday is my favorite Wu-Tang Clan rapper’s birthday, which officially makes me an old man, but I ain’t ashamed of that. Ghostface Killah is 46 years old Tuesday. Here’s the greatest trash-talk video of all time, btw. Travel is stressful. We all know that. Between the money it costs, the nonsense we all have to […]

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#RememberWhensdays, David Robinson, John Lucas, NBA, Orlando Magic, San Antonio Spurs, Shaquille O'Neal -

All is fair in love and war, and since battle terminology is often the metaphor used in sports, for better or worse, let’s discuss the day the San Antonio Spurs and David Robinson successfully staged a coup to overtake the Orlando Magic’s Shaquille O’Neal for the 1993-94 scoring title. The Admiral’s battle plan was simple: […]

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Los Angeles Lakers, NBA, Shaquille O'Neal -

A 9-foot, 1,200-pound bronze statue of Shaquille O’Neal is scheduled to be unveiled in front of the Staples Center in Los Angeles Friday night. Kobe Bryant, his former teammate, will be among the stars in attendance. So, too, will Jerry West, the man who brought both of them to the Los Angeles Lakers, and Phil […]

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