NBA TV announced that it will premiere a special 30-minute tribute to the career of 15-time NBA All-Star Shaquille O’Neal titled “NBA TV Presents: Looking Back at Shaq” on Wednesday, June 8 at 7:30 p.m. (ET).
NBA TV’s Larry Smith (host) and analyst and former O’Neal teammate, Dennis Scott will open up the NBA scrapbook to re-live the storied career of Shaquille O’Neal. O’Neal’s rare combination of size, strength and athleticism placed him squarely in the spotlight as far back as high school. His entrance into the NBA with the Orlando Magic established a new era of power basketball in the league. His charms and playful approach to life opened doors in all forms of entertainment. “Looking Back at Shaq” paints the broad landscape of Shaquille O’Neal’s impact on all of pop culture, from hoops to Hollywood.
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