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Did You Know That Allen Iverson Went From Having A Lifelong Deal With Reebok To Becoming The Company's VP Of Basketball?

Allen Iverson is one of the most respected players to have come through the NBA and the same rings true for his work as a businessman.

Shanique Yates

Jan 17, 2024

LSU's Angel Reese 'Honored' As Mentor And Reebok's President Of Basketball Shaquille O'Neal Signs Her For Its First Major NIL Deal 

Shaquille O’Neal is already making major calls over at Reebok with the NIL signing of Louisiana State University basketball star Angel Reese.

Ngozi Nwanji

Oct 17, 2023

Shaquille O'Neal Practices 'Respectable Nepotism' With His 6 Children By Having Them Create Business Plans Before Giving Them Money

His name is Shaquille O’Neal, but that doesn’t mean he’s just opening his wallet whenever his children ask for money. Instead, O’Neal practices what he says is “respectable nepotism” to ensure they have advantages when working toward success.

Shanique Yates

Aug 21, 2023

Line Wraps Around The Building For The Opening Of Shaquille O'Neals First Big Chicken Houston Location

Business just keeps on booming for Shaquille O’Neal. One of the NBA legend’s numerous ventures is being the co-owner of Big Chicken. In April 2022, it was announced that the restaurant franchise was set to bring 50 new locations to Texas in cities including Houston, Dallas, San Antonio, and Austin, as previously reported by AfroTech.

Ngozi Nwanji

Jun 26, 2023

How Shaquille O'Neal's Decision To Walk Away From A $40M Deal Led To Affordable Shoes For Millions

Some years ago, superstar Shaquille O’Neal walked away from a $40 million shoe deal with Reebok. Today, the affordable shoe line he developed instead sells roughly a million sneakers a month.

Shanique Yates

Jun 22, 2023

Shaquille O'Neal's Multi-Million Dollar Moves Prove There's More To His Game — ‘I’ve Always Been A Businessman Who Is Athletic’

The NBA has experienced many shifts affecting how the game is played. One of those shifts is the visible absence of “big men.” Now more in tune with faster and more agile playing, the league was once filled with what some considered “true centers” regarding their overall size. And NBA legend Shaquille O’Neal was a part of that coveted group. O’Neal entered the NBA as the No. 1 draft pick to the Orlando Magic in 1992, according to the NBA website. Coming from a successful collegiate career at LSU, the 7’1″ center quickly made a presence for himself as a star player for the Magic. “Shaq put the Orlando Magic on the map – not just in the state of Florida or in the United States; he was this global phenomenon,’’ said Fox Sports Florida announcer and former Orlando Magic employee David Steele. “When we traveled, it was like a traveling rock show. Everybody wanted to see Shaq.’’ Throughout his basketball career, he played on six teams. However, O’Neal’s most notable on-court contributions...

Josh Rodgers

Jun 7, 2023

Shaquille O'Neal's Lawyers Call For FTX Lawsuit To Be Dismissed, Claim Legal Notice Was 'Tossed' At His Car

Shaquille O’Neal looks like he’s not going down without a fight in his crypto legal battle.

Ngozi Nwanji

May 11, 2023

50 Cent Confirms Interest In Buying BET Network Alongside Shaquille O'Neal And Kenya Barris

There is a race to take control of BET. In the latest update, it’s rumored that 50 Cent, Shaquille O’Neal, and Kenya Barris are interested in purchasing stakes in the company.

Samantha Dorisca

May 8, 2023

Shaquille O'Neal Served Legal Notice In FTX Lawsuit After Allegedly Avoiding Plaintiffs' Attempts For Months

There has been an update on Shaquille O’Neal’s involvement in the FTX lawsuit.

Ngozi Nwanji

Apr 18, 2023

Shaquille O'Neal Shares How Jeff Bezos' Take On Investments Helped Him Make His Own Moves

Over the years, Shaquille O’Neal has reigned as one of the most successful basketball stars turned entrepreneurs. As the business mogul has been consistently making moves, he found guidance along the way from one of the most well-known entrepreneurs.

Ngozi Nwanji

Dec 12, 2022

Shaquille O'Neal On The Media Poll That Asked The Public If He Was Worth $150M: 'I Like To Prove People Wrong'

Years ago, Shaquille O’Neal made the decision to know his worth and add tax, ultimately leading him to the NBA team that would help to solidify his legacy as one of the greatest players of all time.

Shanique Yates

Nov 29, 2022

'Worry About Your Business' — Shaquille O'Neal Responds After Kanye West Tweets About His Business Partner

Shaquille O’Neal doesn’t play about his business. Plus, it also appears that he doesn’t play about his name either, as he recently had some words for Kanye West.

Ngozi Nwanji

Nov 4, 2022

Shaquille O'Neal Wanted To Buy The Phoenix Suns Until He Saw This Tech Billionaire's Name

Shaquille O’Neal considered purchasing the Phoenix Suns — that was until he saw a multi-billionaire in the mix.

Samantha Dorisca

Sep 29, 2022

Shaquille O'Neal Shares Details Of Why He Paid For 15 Of His Friends To Get Their Master's Degrees

Shaquille O’ Neal is known for a good storytime, and one of his latest stories follows the motto of “When one person eats, we all eat.”

Ngozi Nwanji

Sep 14, 2022