Shaquille O‰ÛªNeal, most notably called Shaq, was born March 6, 1972 in Newark, New Jersey. In 2002, Shaq married Shaunie Nelson, and the couple had four children (Shareef, Amirah, Shaqir, and Me’arah).
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Shaq also has one child from a previous relationship (Taahirah). In 2010, Nelson filed for divorce. Also that year, Shaq started to date celebrity, Nikki Alexander, and they currently reside in Shaq‰Ûªs home in Sudbury, Massachusettes.
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Shaquille O’Neal is a 7’1″, 325 pound retired NBA player. He was first drafted into the NBA in 1992 with the Orlando Magic. He spent 4 years with the Magic winning Rookie of the Year twice, and going to the Finals once with that team. After the Magic, he signed with the Los Angeles Lakers, where he won 3 consecutive championships during the 2000, 2001, and 2002 seasons. After fighting with Kobe Bryant, O’Neal ended up with the Miami Heat, where he won another NBA championship in 2006.
Before retiring, O’Neal also played with the Phoenix Suns in 2008 and 2009, the Cleveland Cavaliers in 2009 and 2010, and the Boston Celtics in 2010 and 2011. In 2009, O‰ÛªNeal was inducted into the Hall of Fame and is arguably, one of the best Centers in NBA.Shaquille O‰ÛªNeal‰Ûªs NBA accomplishments are numerous. They include four NBA Championships, three MVPs, 15 All Star appearances, Rookie of the Year, among others, and his number 34 was retired with the Los Angeles Lakers.Other accomplishments for this NBA Center are that he was a former rapper, has appeared on numerous TV shows (including Shaq Vs, where he went up against sports celebrities to see if he could beat them at their own game), movies (including Kazaam), featured on the cover of several video games, and is currently an NBA analyst. Shaq has also been a member of the Los Angeles, California and Miami, Florida‰Ûªs police departments. O‰ÛªNeal presently has his Ed.D. in Human Resource Development from the Barry University.It is believed that O‰ÛªNeal is currently making $20 million a year. His total career earnings were $292,198,327. He is worth an estimated $250 million. This number is expected to just keep rising.
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IXLe-DTzITMVideo Transcript:Shaquille Rashaun O‰ÛªNeal was born in Newark, New Jersey on March 6, 1972. He married Shaunie Nelson on December 26, 2002, with the couple having four children together before divorcing in 2009. The settlement was not disclosed, but he reportedly pays $20,000 a month in alimony and child support. He also has another child from a previous relationship.During O‰ÛªNeal‰Ûªs 19-year career as an NBA basketball player, he played with six different teams and took part in 15 All-Star games. He won Most Valuable Player (MVP) award three times in that game, won league MVP accolades in 2000, while also winning NBA Finals MVP honors from 2000-02. During that time, he earned over $292 million in salaries, and also earned millions each year endorsing a variety of products.Since retiring after the 2010-11 season, O‰ÛªNeal has remained connected to the game by serving as a commentator for TNT coverage of the NBA. He is estimated to have earned $40-50 million over the past two years, due to astute investments and continued endorsements, and has an estimated worth of $250 million. With respect to endorsements, such companies as Buick, Zales Icy Hot and Gold Bond use him as a spokesman. Meanwhile, O‰ÛªNeal also is a join owner of 155 Five Guys Burgers restaurants, 150 car wash facilities, 40 fitness centers, 17 Auntie Annie‰Ûªs Pretzels stores, as well as several nightclubs in Las Vegas, a movie theater and shopping center.Video Credit: AlphaLife.me on YouTubehttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IXLe-DTzITM