Los Angeles Teams

Chad Ford ESPN Senior Writer 

NBA scouts salivating over this UCLA-Kentucky matchup. 3 potential Top 7 picks (Lonzo Ball, De'Aron Fox, Malik Monk), 3 more potential 1st rounders (TJ Leaf, Bam Adebayo, Ike Anibogu) and a few potential 2nd rounders (Wenyen Gabriel, Aaron Holiday, Thomas Welsh, Isaiah Briscoe, Isaac Hamilton) make this the best NBA scouting game of the NCAA Tournament

Darren Rovell ESPN Senior Writer 

Flashback: Washington State's LaVar Ball battling with Sean Elliott of #1 Arizona on Dec. 22, 1987

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Jeff Goodman ESPN Insider 

Magic and Pelinka here in Memphis scouting Lonzo, Monk and Fox -- while no sign of Phil.

J.A. Adande ESPN Senior Writer 

View of the #Shaqstatue from above

Arash Markazi ESPN Senior Writer 

A closeup look at the Shaq RoboJam helicopter.

Arash Markazi ESPN Senior Writer 

Leftovers from the Shaq cake have hit the media room. It will be gone shortly.

Arash Markazi ESPN Senior Writer 

Fans sitting courtside tonight will also get a gift bag with a Shaq RoboJam helicopter.

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Arash Markazi ESPN Senior Writer 

Shaq's statue being unveiled.

Arash Markazi ESPN Senior Writer 

The Staples Center is selling Shaq merchandise tonight from jerseys and hats to socks and shirts.

Arash Markazi ESPN Senior Writer 

Lakers fans will be receiving a Shaq statue replica when they walk through the doors of Staples Center tonight.

Jovan Buha ESPN Editor 

Shaquille O'Neal admiring his statue right after it was unveiled.

Arash Markazi ESPN Senior Writer 

Shaq dunking on Los Angeles.

Arash Markazi ESPN Senior Writer 

Clipper Darrell is at Shaq's statue unveiling.

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Jovan Buha ESPN Editor 

The unveiling of Shaquille O'Neal's statue in Star Plaza outside Staples Center.

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Kobe calls Shaq 'most dominant player' he's seen (1:00)

Arash Markazi ESPN Senior Writer 

Shaq's statue will hang over Star Plaza at Staples Center.

Arash Markazi ESPN Senior Writer 

Shaq getting emotional as he hears his kids shower him with praise before his statue unveiling.

Jovan Buha ESPN Editor 

Shaquille O'Neal and his six children: Taahirah, Myles, Shareef, Amirah, Shaqir and Mearah.

Arash Markazi ESPN Senior Writer 

Kobe: "Shaq was the most dominating player I've ever seen."

Jovan Buha ESPN Editor 

Kobe Bryant on Shaq: "He's the most dominant player I've ever seen."

Arash Markazi ESPN Senior Writer 

Phil Jackson with a timely "Who let the dogs out?" reference.

Jovan Buha ESPN Editor 

Phil Jackson: "You let all the dogs out, Shaquille."

Arash Markazi ESPN Senior Writer 

Jerry West said with a smile if the Lakers didn't sign Shaq in 1996 their backup plan was Travis Knight, who they had acquired after the draft.