Charles Barkley Gives Into Shaq And Calls LSU Best Team In The Country
It’s March and that means that basketball analyst Charles Barkley is living his best life. He’s commenting on games that he doesn’t have a clue about. At halftime of the Yale versus LSU game, he was quick to praise the Tigers roster and play.Barkley said “No team has as much talent top to bottom.” He added, “This is the most talented team arguably in the country.”LSU, seeded no. 3, built up a 45-29 lead going into the second half against no. 14 Yale when Barkley decided to comment. LSU’s head coach, Will Wade, is out on an indefinite suspension after being caught by a federal wiretap talking w...
US pizza firm hopes to score with NBA star Shaq
New York (AFP) - American pizza chain Papa John's, struggling since its chairman resigned over a comment maligning black people, on Friday named former basketball star Shaquille O'Neal to its board in hopes of boosting the firm's fortunes."Shaq" will be an ambassador for the brand, Papa John's CEO Steve Ritchie said on the CNBC business channel. The NBA Hall of Famer will also take a stake of about 30 percent in nine Atlanta outlets of the company, which says it is the world's third-largest pizza deliverer.Ritchie expressed hope that the arrival of Shaq -- who won three NBA titles with the Los...
Shaq Thinks His Lakers Would Beat Today’s Warriors, Steph Curry Says He’s ‘Dead Wrong’
A debate has sparked among the sporting community involving, again, the Golden State Warriors. It began when former Los Angeles Lakers great Shaquille O’Neal said that his team would “easily” beat the current assemblage of Warriors. Point guard Stephen Curry thinks O’Neal is far off the mark in his assessment.Warriors Vs. ’01 Lakers Debate: Curry & Shaq Disagree“Oh, he’s dead wrong,” Curry said about O’Neal’s statement. “Of course. We’d beat them. We can go back-and-forth all day.” The Lakers didn’t have to go back and forth very often, but instead won back-to-back-to-back championships from 2...
Reality show on basketball star Shaq opening chicken restaurant coming to Facebook Watch
Shaquille O'Neal stars in a new reality series that will follow the basketball legend as he launches a new chicken restaurant for Facebook Watch.Called "Big Chicken Shaq," the eight-episode series will take his fans behind the scenes in the making of his newest restaurant venture, reports Variety. The original series will air on Facebook's video-on-demand platform Watch, which launched in the US last summer. Shaq will also reach out to his fans on Facebook, who will be able to interact directly with the star. "It's going to be so much fun designing my own restaurant, and I can't imagine a bett...
Shaq Says LeBron James Doesn’t Need To Pursue More NBA Championships
Shaquille O’Neal offered LeBron James some broad advice this week regarding the rest of his career, now that the Cleveland Cavaliers star is set to become a free agent: don’t pursue more titles.Shaq On LeBron James Winning NBA Titles“My problem toward the end of my career was I was trying to shut everybody up and I was greedy [for more championships],” O’Neal told ESPN. “After I got to three [titles], everybody was saying I couldn’t get another. So I got four. After I got the fourth, they were saying I couldn’t get another one. So I was trying to make quick stops to get it. Phoenix, Cleveland,...