Los Angeles Lakers

How Tall is Shaquille O'Neal?

Hall of Fame center stood tall — but was not top dog in height

Shaquille O’Neal's height and talent made him one of the most dominant and imposing centers in NBA history, and his induction into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in 2016 further cemented his legacy. Though centers today are developing more of a perimeter-focused game and shooting more three-pointers, O’Neal used every part of his 7-foot-1-inch, 325-pound frame to dominate the post.

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Is the NBA Draft Lottery Rigged?

The suspicious historical results of the NBA Draft Lottery
The suspicious historical results of the NBA Draft Lottery

The 2017 NBA Draft Lottery ping-pong balls will be bouncing behind closed doors Tuesday, May 16, with the results unveiled at 8:00 p.m. ET prior to Game 2 of the Western Conference Finals between the San Antonio Spurs and Golden State Warriors. With the top three picks in this year’s NBA Draft (Thursday, June 22) at stake — as well as franchise-altering trade scenarios triggered by the results — this year's 33rd annual NBA Draft Lottery is in many ways more important than the NBA Draft itself.

NBA 2016 Mock Draft

Which top prospects will land in the first round?

Today is when dreams become a reality. The NBA Draft is always a special time for young men with the aspirations of playing in the best basketball league in the world. Some players draft stock has sky rocketed over the last few days and weeks, and others stock has plummented. Who will land where?