Shaquille O’Neal Net Worth 2019

Who is Shaquille O’Neal and what is his net worth as of 2018? Dr. Shaquille Rashaun O’Neal, popularly known to the sporting world as Shaq was born on the 6th of March in 1972. He was born to Lucille O’Neal and Joe Toney in Newark, New Jersey. His father Toney was offered a scholarship to play at Seton Hall but was regularly battling regular drug related issues. Toney got arrested while Shaq was still an infant for possession of drugs and they both failed to build a relation between themselves. Shaquille O’Neal embraced his stepfather, Army Sergeant Phillip A Harrison as his own father and he continued to be his father figure till Phillip passed away in 2013. Shaquille O’Neal started playing in the Boys and Girls Club of America in Newark. He himself stated that playing in the club was his ticket to stay out of the streets as it kept him engaged.

After completing his high school graduation, he joined the Louisiana State University and studied business. He joined the NBA while he was still in college but still manages to complete his graduation even though he was a professional player by then. He has been inducted into the Louisiana State University Hall of Fame. The entrance to the Louisiana Basketball Training facility is home to a 900-pound bronze statue of Shaquille O’Neal.

Shaquille O'Neal Net Worth

Orlando Magic was the first team to draft him in 1992. Before leaving to Orlando to join the magics he was trained in Los Angeles by Magic Johnson, a player who is in the NBA Hall of Fame. Shaquille O’Neal was an instant success in the NBA and became a hero in his 8 seasons with the Los Angeles Lakers from 1996 to 2004. After that stint with the Lakers, he joined Miami Heat where he played for four more seasons. Upon completion of that contract, he played two seasons for Phoenix and then he ended his career after playing one season each for Cleveland and Boston Celtics.

Net Worth of Shaquille O’Neal

Shaquille O’Neal’s net worth is calculated to be about $430 Million. This net worth is calculated from the earnings he has made over the years not only from Basketball but also other careers he pursued in between. Shaquille O’Neal is also a rapper and has launched 5 albums over the period. He has also acted in various movies and also has made television appearances. He is still an active analyst of Basketball and has made quite an amount of money by pursuing these careers.

Shaquille O’Neal is a big fan of awesome cars and owns quite a number of good cars. He came into the news recently when he gifted his son a Lamborghini and a Jeep for his 16th birthday! Here is a list of the most impressive cars that stay in Shaq’s garage! Chevrolet G1500, Lamborghini Gallardo, A smart Car, Mercedes-Benz S-Class, Cadillac DTS, Jeep Wrangler, Ford Expedition, Lincoln Continental, Lincoln Navigator, Hummer H2s, Cadillac Escalade.

Shaquille O’Neal has a strong business model where he has successfully fused various careers together! He is a basketball player, a rapper, an actor, a TV analyst and also is an active philanthropist.

Shaquille O’Neal Discography

Shaq Diesel ( 1993 )
Shaq Fu: Da Return ( 1994 )
You Can’t Stop the Reign ( 1996 )
Respect ( 1998 )

Shaquille O’Neal Filmography

Blue Chips ( 1994 )
Kazaam ( 1996 )
Good Burger ( 1997 )
Steel ( 1997 )
He Got Game ( 1998 )
The Wash ( 2001 )
Freddy Got Fingered ( 2001 )
After the Sunset ( 2004 )
Scary Movie 4 ( 2006 )
The House Bunny ( 2008 )
WWE Raw ( 2009 )
Jack and Jill ( 2011 )
Grown Ups 2 ( 2013 )
The Smurfs 2 ( 2013 )
The Lego Movie ( 2014 )
Blended ( 2014 )
Show Dogs ( 2017 )

Shaquille O’Neal Television Appearances

Arliss ( 1996 )
For Your Love ( 2001 )
My Wife and Kids ( 2001 )
Curb Your Enthusiasm ( 2001 )
Static Shock ( 2002 )
The Bernie Mac Show ( 2003 )
The Parkers ( 2002 – 2004 )
The Tracy Morgan Show ( 2004 )
Johnny Bravo ( 2004 )
The Cleveland Show ( 2011 )
Real Husbands of Hollywood ( 2013 )
Jimmy Kimmel Live! ( 2013 )
Southland ( 2013 )
Uncle Grandpa ( 2014 )
Off to School ( 2015 )

Shaquille O’Neal Bibliography

Shaq Attaq! ( 1994 )
A Good Reason to Look Up ( 1998 )
Shaq and the Beanstalk and Other Very Tall Tales ( 1999 )
Shaq Talks Back ( 2002 )
Shaq Uncut: My Story ( 2011 )

Shaquille O’Neal is still an active presence in TV analyzing all the matches. He is also in the news now as his statue is coming up soon and is going to be a big moment in his life.

Shaquille O’Neal is a great and funny guy with an amazing character. We wish him the very best of luck and hope that he will remain a presence in the television to entertain us all in the years to come.