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The Big Show
July 05, 2006
With another NBA championship in hand, the Heat's Hollywood hero, Shaquille O'Neal, is sitting pretty, the supersized star of his own blockbuster life
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July 05, 2006

The Big Show

With another NBA championship in hand, the Heat's Hollywood hero, Shaquille O'Neal, is sitting pretty, the supersized star of his own blockbuster life

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The dapper O'Neal (posing here in 2005) favors custom-made suits and wears a size-23 shoe.

BY THE NUMBERS
THE DATA BEHIND THE DADDY

22,000
SQUARE FOOTAGE of Shaq's $10 million mansion on Miami Beach's Star Island.

24,764
REGULAR-SEASON career points for O'Neal.

1
PLAYER IN NBA history ( O'Neal) to average at least 20 points and 10 rebounds per game for 13 consecutive seasons.

17
PLAYERS TO reach the NBA Finals with three different teams, including O'Neal.

9
TIMES O'NEAL has led the NBA in field goal percentage, including the 2006 regular season (.600).

34,791
REGULAR-SEASON minutes played.

.5798
CAREER FIELD goal percentage, which ranks third, behind Artis Gilmore and Mark West, on the alltime list.

$300,000
COST OF the 34th birthday party Shaq threw for himself, the theme of which was the 1983 Al Pacino movie Scarface.

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