Shaq Will Have A Bronze Statue Outside Of Staples Center

Shaquille O’Neal is an NBA legend. Wednesday night, Shaq got the news that the Lakers have commissioned a statue of the big diesel for Staples Center.

Jimmy Kimmel surprised Shaq with news during his appearance. Shaq seemed truly surprised, but unsure if he was being pranked.

Shaq joins Magic Johnson, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Jerry West and Chick Hearn as the newest Laker legend to be given the honor.

The statue will feature Shaq in his power dunk pose.

Shaq who won three NBA titles, one MVP and three Finals MVP awards while in Los Angeles. He is No. 7 in scoring, No. 5 in rebounds and No. 2 in blocks in franchise history.