Shaquille O’Neal

NBA star Shaquille O’Neal’s request to have a lawsuit against him dismissed was denied. The retired O’Neal was being sued by his former mistress, Vanessa Lopez, for assault, intentional infliction of emotional distress and other claims. According to, Lopez claimed Shaq started harassing her shortly after she told him she thought she was pregnant. […]

Former NBA star Shaquille O’Neal will reportedly run for “undersheriff of Lake County, Fla.,” he revealed in an interview with the New York Times. When asked how his law enforcement career was going, Shaq responded by announcing his intention to run for undersheriff in Lake County, Fla. Shaq has previously discussed his interest in becoming […]

A gang kidnapping case 3 years in the making, in which investigators looked into possible charges against NBA star Shaquille O’Neal, came to an abrupt end Tuesday as a prosecutor conceded that the alleged victim and star witness had credibility problems. Los Angeles County Superior Court Judge M.L. Villar de Longoria ordered the case against […]

The BIG Retiree, Shaquille O’Neal, future Hall of Fame center, has stepped down from the court, but not far away from it. Shaq signed a multi-year deal with Turner Networks and will join the NBA team of Charles Barkley and Kenny Smith on TNT next season.  The deal also ties Shaq into doing features on […]

Remember the alleged sex tape reports that came out about Shaq and a few jump-offs that was allegedly filmed while he was married to Shaunie? Now, Shaunie says the same guy shopping the tape (and who Shaq supposedly threatened), also tried to shop the tape to HER. Last week, reports spread that Shaq had a […]

No sport has been more celebrated in the black community than the game of basketball. From the gifted athletes, to the way the players transcended their sport and became celebrities for their athletic talents, basketball, if not America’s game, is black America’s game. Here are nine basketball players who made it so. Related: 25 Reasons […]

FROM THE EXAMINER: Shaquille O’Neal and his wife Shaunie are about to see an end to their very complicated divorce. TMZ reports that judges in both California and Florida were involved in the split. The judge in California has ruled on issues related to custody and visitation regarding the couple’s children. The judge in Florida […]

Shaquille O’Neal’s wife Shaunie has abruptly flown to Los Angeles and filed a petition for legal separation in Los Angeles County Superior Court … and Shaq’s people think it’s all about money. TMZ has learned Shaunie filed legal papers yesterday in L.A., even though the couple lives in Florida. We’re told Shaunie pulled her kids […]