Tag: Shaquille O’Neal

Joel Embiid Agrees With Shaq And Charles Barkley’s Belief He Needs To Be ‘More Aggressive’

Joel Embiid and the 76ers have not had the dominant season they were hoping for so far as we approach Christmas. Philadelphia is a respectable 18-7, but something has looked off all season. Sure the 76er have wins over teams like the Celtics, Raptors, and Nuggets but that includes losses to the likes of the […]

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Shaquille O’Neal’s sister, Ayesha Harrison-Jex, dies of cancer

SAN FRANCISCO – Shaquille O’Neal’s sister has died at the age of 40, “Inside the NBA” co-host Ernie Johnson said while explaining the legendary NBA big man’s absence Thursday night. Ayesha Harrison-Jex died Thursday morning after battling cancer for three years. “We have to tell you why you’re not seeing Shaquille O’Neal here on the […]

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Shaquille O’Neal’s Sister Ayesha Harrison-Jex Dies At 40 Years Old

Prayers up for Shaquille O’Neal and his family. His sister has passed away. She was only 40 years old. SEE ALSO: Van Lathan Breaks His Silence After TMZ Fires Him For Argument With Conservative Staffer Ayesha Harrison-Jex was diagnosed with cancer three years ago, according to Bleacher Report. She died Thursday. TNT’s “Inside the NBA” […]

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Shaquille O’Neal weighs in on NBA-China spat, says ‘Daryl Morey was right’

Basketball icon Shaquille O’Neal has weighed in on the spat between the NBA and China, siding with Houston Rockets General Manager Daryl Morey and his right to support pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong. O’Neal, who played for multiple NBA teams before retiring in 2011, spoke on television network TNT Tuesday night as the NBA kicked off the first […]

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Shaquille O’Neal Donates New Home to Family of 12-Year-Old Boy Paralyzed in Shooting

In August, 12-year-old Isaiah Payton fell victim to a senseless act of violence. But while a stray bullet has changed his life forever, aid has come from an unlikely source: former NBA superstar Shaquille O’Neal. WXIA-TV reports that Isaiah sustained his injuries while he and a classmate, Damean Spear, were leaving a high school football […]

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The 2019 NBA Awards Were a Slam Dunk

NBA player Giannis Antetokounmpo, of the Milwaukee Bucks, poses in the press room with most valuable player award at the NBA Awards on Monday, June 24, 2019, at the Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, Calif.Photo: Richard Shotwell (Invision/AP) As a lifelong hoops head, attending the NBA Awards is a bit of a surreal experience. I […]

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Shaquille O’Neal Wants In On the Sneaker Biz: ‘I Would Love to Purchase Reebok’

Photo: Michael Tullberg (Getty Images) Since his retirement from the NBA in 2011, NBA Hall of Famer Shaquille O’Neal has been just as dominant as he was on the court. His estimated net worth of over $400 million is a byproduct of a diverse portfolio that includes franchise ownership, investments and lucrative endorsements with companies […]

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Tiffany Haddish, Issa Rae Among Star-Studded Lineup of Presenters for 2019 NBA Awards

Image: Frazer Harrison/Kevin Winter (Getty Images) On Friday, Turner Sports and the NBA announced their star-studded lineup of presenters for the 2019 NBA Awards, which will take place on June 24 on TNT. And it looks like there will be an abundance of black excellence on stage to announce the winners over the course of […]

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