UCLA Basketball Star Shareef O’Neal, Shaq’s Son, Undergoes Successful Heart Procedure, Shares Hospital Photo
Shareef O’Neal, a UCLA basketball freshman and Hall of Famer Shaquille O’Neal‘s son, announced Thursday his heart procedure was successful.Shaq’s son Shareef O’Neal Has Open Heart SurgeryThe 18-year-old power forward shared a photo on Twitter of himself laying in a hospital bed.“I made it,Thank you for all the love and support! I really appreciate all your thoughts and prayers, that’s what helped me through this surgery,” O’Neal wrote. “I’m on the road to recovery, and I’ll be back soon…better than ever.”30 SPORTS FIGURES WHO DIED IN 2018 – TRIBUTE SLIDESHOWO’Neal is expected to take a medical...
Ex-UCLA Basketball Star Billy Knight Found Dead At 39, Player Shared Goodbye Video Hours Before Death
Former UCLA basketball star Billy Knight was discovered dead along the side of a road in Phoenix on Sunday morning. He was 39.Ex-UCLA Basketball Player Billy Knight Found DeadAuthorities found no evidence of foul play in Knight’s death.Knight played for the Bruins from 1998-2002. The team reached the NCAA Tournament all four years he played there as a member of coach Steve Lavin‘s squad.SLIDESHOW: 30 Best Sports Instagrams! UCLA Basketball and others shared tributes to Knight on social media Tuesday and Wednesday after the former player’s death was announced.Former Phoenix Suns coach Earl Wats...