Former NBA All-Star and Hall of Fame memeber Shaquille O’Neal says Knicks fans shouldn’t expect LeBron James to be anywhere nearby their group in giveaway agency.
In fact, Shaq pronounced usually one word when asked if he could prognosticate James in New York subsequent season.
“Nope,” he steady twice to SNY’s Justine Ward during BTIG Charity Day on Tuesday.
Instead of James, Shaq says a Knicks already have their actor to build around in Kristaps Porzingis. He believes Porzingis has a intensity to move a Knicks behind to a playoffs.
However, a 7-foot-3 star is still rehabbing his ripped ACL he suffered final season, and some don’t trust that he will be means to play a whole 2018-19 season.
Shaq, though, is certain a Knicks will strategize their destiny around a Latvian forward.
“Kid by a name of [Kristaps] Porzingis,” Shaq pronounced when asked how a Knicks make it behind to a playoffs.
As for recommendation Shaq would give a associate large man, he remarkable to “accept a challenge” of bringing a Knicks behind to where they once were in a past.
Oh, and try not to get harm again.
“Don’t get hurt, step your diversion up, and accept a challenge,” he said. “It’s a pleasing city, everybody wants to win. You have a intensity to make it happen. we know government is going to do some things to get guys around him, though he’s a male now.”