Four Out Of Five Of Shaquille O'Neal's Kids Are Future Basketball Stars In The Making
Two are playing college ball at their father's alma mater.
October 02, 2020 at 4:18 pm
With an NBA career spanning nearly two decades, Shaquille O'Neal is easily regarded as one of the best basketball players of all time. The 7-foot-1 powerhouse was drafted first overall by the Orlando Magic in the 1992 NBA Draft. He spent four years in Florida before teaming up with the late Kobe Bryant and the indomitable Los Angeles Lakers.
While four NBA Finals championships, one league MVP honor and 15 All Star game nods are worth commemorating, Shaq has just as many accomplishments in his personal life, beginning with his five children. The New Jersey native has one daughter with ex-girlfriend, Arnetta Yardbourgh. After they split, he married Shaunie Nelson O'Neal in 2002. After seven years and four kids, the couple split in 2009.
Over the years, fans of the future Hall-of-Famer have been slowly introduced to his large family though television shows and social media. For those who aren't completely familiar with the future stars of the NBA, here is an introduction: