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Shaquille O'Neal will pay the funeral expenses for a Georgia teen who fatally shot himself on Instagram Live.

Shaquille O’Neal has proven again and again to be a “gentle giant”. This week, the former NBA star and current TNT analyst purchased new furniture for the family of a 5 year old girl, who survived a vicious dog attack that left a school mate dead in Atlanta.  After spending nearly two months in the hospital […] Allen Iverson gave an emotional speech at his Hall of Fame induction ceremony Friday. The Answer thanked everyone from his wife Tawanna and their four kids, to his favorite musicians: Tupac, Biggie, Jadakiss, Redman and Michael Jackson. There were funny stories, like the first time he met Michael Jordan, and jokes about the ups and […]

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NBA legend, Shaquille O’Neal is 41 today! The Shaq played 19 seasons in NBA for six different teams before calling it quits in 2011. Photo Credit: The Urban Daily  

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 […]