All You Need to Know About Shaquille O’Neal: Teams, Net Worth, Investments, Records and Social Works

Shaquille O’Neal, the four-time NBA champion has played for six teams in his almost 2 decades career in the National Basketball Association (NBA). He is one of the greatest basketball players of all time and is popularly known as Shaq.

Along with his charming Basketball career, O’Neal has also ruled the music industry by becoming the “biggest DJ on the planet” said an article on July 31, 2018. He has released four albums with the first one named Shaq Diesel. Shaq has also appeared in numerous films and on his reality shows.

Before Shaq’s retirement in 2011 he played for the Boston Celtics in the 2010-11 season.

Shaquille O’Neal Teams

Shaq has devoted 19 years of his life to his basketball career and played for six teams since his debut.

  • Orlando Magic: 1992-1996
  • Los Angeles Lakers: 1996-2004
  • Miami Heat: 2004-2008
  • Phoenix Suns: 2008-2009
  • Cleveland Cavaliers: 2009-2010
  • Boston Celtics: 2010-2011

Shaquille O’Neal Net Worth

The former American basketball player, Television host, entrepreneur, and product endorser Shaq’s net worth is over $400 Million. In 2011 (during his basketball career) Shaq earned around $292 Million only through his salary. Shaq also earned through endorsements at that time over $200 Million.

After his retirement, he still earns for $60 Million/year from his endorsements and other business tropes  (music and film career).

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Shaq’s Investments

Shaquille also has a long list of investments as he is a believer in grabbing every business opportunity. Here is a list of Shaq’s franchise progress:

  • Papa Jhon’s
  • Auntie Annie’s
  • Car Washes
  • Five Guys
  • 24-hours Fitness
  • Krispy Kreme

Shaq has also purchased some shares in fashion and beauty brands and has also said that he likes to get the opportunity while it is available.

Records and Awards

With his shining basketball career, Shaq has made and broken my records. With his debut by Orlando magic, he quickly won Rookie of the year in 1992-93 and lead his team to the finals.


  • 4-time NBA Champion
  • 2000 NBA Most Valuable Player
  • 8-time All-NBA First Team
  • 15-time NBA All-Star

USA Basketball:

  • 1996 Olympic Gold Medel
  • 1994 FIBA World Cup
  • 1994 FIBA World Cup Most Valuable Player

Sports Emmy Awards:

  • 2012- Outstanding Promotional Announcement

Academy Awards:

  • 2022- Short Subject Documentary (executive producer of the queen of basketball)

Hall of Fame:

  • 2016- Naismith Memorial Hall of Fame
  • 2014- College Basketball Hall of Fame
  • 2017- FIBA Hall of Fame


  • 1991- Adolph Rupp Trophy winner
  • Two-time Consensus All-American

Career Statistics

  • 28,596 Points
  • 13,099 Rebounds
  • 2,732 Blocks

Social Media Links:

Instagram ID: Shaq

Twitter Handle: @SHAQ

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Payal Kumari
Payal Kumari
Payal Kumari is pursuing her bachelor's in journalism from St. Xavier's College, Ranchi. She is a sports enthusiast and currently pens down her thoughts for Sports Axle.


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