Lakers legend Shaquille O’Neal is scheduled to speak at this year’s Vikings Gala that is taking place on September 23rd at Oman Arena in Jackson, Tennessee. The doors to the gala will open at 7 p.m., and there are some corporate sponsorship packages available for purchase that come with a meet and greet with the NBA star. O’Neal is one of the most popular basketball players ever to hit the court, and there is no doubt that he will be a huge draw to fans of the sport. He is expected to speak about some of his career in the NBA and share some of his most fun and difficult experiences.
O’Neal is from Newark, New Jersey and was an immediate sensation for his basketball team during his high school years. After graduating from Robert G. Cole High School, O’Neal attended Louisiana State University where he studied business as well as play for their basketball team. He entered the 1992 NBA Draft where he was selected as the 1st overall pick by the Orlando Magic, with a home he stayed with for four years before going to play for the Los Angeles Lakers. By his retirement in 2011, he had also played for the Miami Heat, Phoenix Suns, Cleveland Cavaliers and the Boston Celtics.
O’Neal is visiting the south next month to speak at this year’s Vikings Gala in the Oman Arena. The four-time NBA champion is one of the most famous athletes in the history of basketball and he will surely attract fans of all ages in the area.
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