Shaq to retire after 19 years in the NBA

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  1. Sideswipe1954

    Sideswipe1954 Well-Known Member

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    ... and to think, some people wanted him to retire pre-Space Jam.
     
  3. Karis Mahid

    Karis Mahid My fiancee is the avatr

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    Does this mean we're gonna get a Shaq-fu movie starring Bettie White and Brian Wilson?
     
  4. x BlackMagnus x

    x BlackMagnus x Is not impressed

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    Unless that is a Jordan joke, Shaq wasn't in Space Jam. He was at home, green egg and hamming it.
    Space Jam (1996) - Full cast and crew
     
  5. shibamura_prime

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    He's been playing pro ball for 19 years?! Damn. Now I REALLY feel old.
     
  6. Paladin

    Paladin Have Zord, Will Travel

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    I only hope he doesn't go back to movies.
     
  7. chaddi_90

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    or rapping
     
  8. Karis Mahid

    Karis Mahid My fiancee is the avatr

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    I don't know. Shazzam had its moments.
     
  9. Leadfoot

    Leadfoot The Strongest.

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    I hope he goes back to music, and does a duet with Shakira. Shaq feat. Shakira, performing Bounce These Balls.
     
  10. x BlackMagnus x

    x BlackMagnus x Is not impressed

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    :lol 
     
  11. chaddi_90

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  12. Sideswipe1954

    Sideswipe1954 Well-Known Member

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    Yeah, the credits to let people know it was over, :drunk 
     
  13. x BlackMagnus x

    x BlackMagnus x Is not impressed

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    Kazaam
     
  14. Karis Mahid

    Karis Mahid My fiancee is the avatr

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    Whatever it was called, it was a piece of crap. My Aunt and I went to go see "Carrington" starring Jonathan Pryce(of Evita fame) and Emma Thompson instead.

    Here's the trailer: YouTube - ‪Carrington trailer‬‏
     
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    Bout time!

    I don't think I've seen such a one dimensional player hang around so long.......
     
  16. Karis Mahid

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    All he understands is basketball. Didn't he have a tv show too?
     
  17. Fishdirt

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    He just started! I feel you. I still can't take him more seriously then being a rookie.
     
  18. atlianz

    atlianz TFW2005 Supporter

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    Shout out to Shaq for an awesome career. One of if not the most dominating player in the past 20 years (besides Jordan) and one of the NBAs greatest personalities. Joke all you want about his movies and music (which was kinda of decent), but you can't deny his impact on the game. Shaqtastic, 29 points!
     
  19. Chaos Muffin

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    Shaq's a big MF. It'll be wierd without him, the dude had an epic O & D.

    Atleast the team will get more overall free throw points now, cough cough
     
  20. Haloid1177

    Haloid1177 Hey, That's Pretty Good

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    Who's gonna watch Steel in his honor?

    I'm not.
     

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