Shaq Tried To Hijack The Utah Jazz’s Success By Saying He Motivated Them

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The Utah Jazz are on absolute fire right now and hold the best record in the NBA at he time of this writing. And of course you can’t imagine the Utah Jazz having this type of success without blossoming star Donovan Mitchell, who is putting up monster stats. It looks like even haters are starting to love Mitchell. And that includes Shaquille O’Neal who earlier this season on a live interview told Donovan Mitchell he doesn’t have what it takes to take it to the next level:

And now Shaq is trying to take credit for the Jazz success. Saying:

“I never hate, I just try to give constructive criticism,” O’Neal said, per Ryan Miller of “My whole career I’ve been a leader and I motivate my players a certain way. So, you’re welcome Utah.”

Our co-founders & brothers, George & Sami Jarjour discussed on their latest podcast, Ep. 699, which can be played on Spotify below, or here for all other platforms:

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