Shaq net worth: American retired professional basketball player and current analyst on the television program Inside the NBA, Shaq has a net worth of $350 million.
The renowned NBA player, Shaq was born as Shaquille O’Neal on March 6, 1972 in Newark, New Jersey, U.S. This retired NBA player has played for six teams throughout his NBA career which he started right after his college education in Louisianna State University.
Shaq was the first pick of Orlando Magic, the team which profited a lot from this highly talented athlete. Shaq won Rookie of the Year in 1992-1993 and took his team to the finals later on. The true version of this man started to show when he won three consecutive championships in 2000, 2001 and 2002 teaming up with the Los Angeles Lakers.
Due to some personal turbulence with his colleague, Kobe Bryant, Shaq was traded to Miami Heat in 2004 and he witnessed his fourth NBA champisonship with the team in 2006. Later on, he played in three other teams like Phoenix Suns, Cleveland Cavaliers and Boston Celtics before retiring in 2011.
Widely popular for his amazing dunking skills, Shaq has ranked third all-time in field goal percentage. This heavily built man is also one of only three players to win NBA MVP, All-star game MVP and Finals MVP in the same year (2000), others being Michael Jordan and Willis Reed.
Adding to his basketball career, Shaq has shown prominence as a rapper and has released total of four rap albums. His first album, Shaq diesel is platinum rated by RIAA. Other than this, Shaq has also appeared in a number of films and television shows. He has starred in his own reality shows, Shaq’s Big Challenge and Shaq vs.. which earn him a great deal of money.
Shaq is a high profile investor who has his money in big companies like Apple, General electrics and Pepsico and has been a real-estate entrepreneur who looks forward to extend his business in the future.
This divorcee and a father of five children, Shaq has an annual income of $20 million and enjoys a fabulously lavishing life. Owner of various houses in many parts of U.S.A, Shaq enjoys his free time with his children and what else than playing his favorite game of basketball.
As of today, this Richie rich lists his net worth at $350 million.
Quick Facts about Shaq
Full Name: Shaquille O’Neal
Profession: Former NBA player, singer, television personality, businessman
Height: 7ft 1in
Weight: 147 kg
Date of Birth: March 6, 1972
Place of Birth: Newark, New Jersey
Education: Louisiana State University
Marital status: Divorced to Shaunie Nelson
Astrological sign: Pisces