The memorial to Kobe Bryant and his daughter Gianna has been a sober, heartfelt affair — with a few moments of genuine humor.

(Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times) Shaq speech on Kobe Bryant: 3 things Shaquille O'Neal said at Kobe Bryant's memorial. Shaquille O’Neal is remembering his “little brother” Kobe Bryant.. Shaquille O'Neal joked that his former Los Angeles Lakers teammate Kobe Bryant once told him there is an "M-E" in team after his teammates complained that Bryant was not passing the ball enough. Here's what Shaq had to say about his friend and former Los Angeles Lakers teammate. As part of an emotional pregame show on TNT, Shaquille O'Neal called the death of Kobe Bryant something he "never could have imagined," and Jerry West called it the "saddest day of my life." Shaq shared a hilarious memory at Kobe and Gigi’s Celebration of Life tribute.

NBA legend Shaquille O’Neil dropped an f-bomb on national television Monday while giving a speech at the memorial for Kobe and Gianna Bryant. Long live the Black Mamba. Although Kobe and Shaq had a very public falling out after Shaq's departure from the Lakers the two made amends over the years. "We up here, we work a … Kobe and Shaq did not hide the fact that they did not always get along as teammates with the Lakers, but Shaq’s son was one of the last people Kobe reached out to before Sunday’s crash. Shaquille O’Neal gave an awesome speech at the memorial service held for Kobe Bryant and Kobe’s daughter, Gianna, on Monday. Long live the Black Mamba. At Kobe and Gigi Bryant's memorial, Shaquille O'Neal gave a moving, heartfelt speech. Although Shaq kept his speech brief, it was a much-needed lighthearted moment that exemplifies the multi-faceted person that made Kobe Bryant who he was. Although Shaq kept his speech brief, it was a much-needed lighthearted moment that exemplifies the multi-faceted person that made Kobe Bryant who he was. The f-bomb drew laughs and cheers during a somber day at the Staples Center.
Shaq shared a hilarious memory at Kobe and Gigi’s Celebration of Life tribute. Although Shaq kept his speech brief, it was a much-needed lighthearted moment that exemplifies the multi-faceted person that made Kobe Bryant who he was. Read Shaquille O’Neal’s speech at Kobe Bryant’s memorial Shaquille O’Neal speaks at the Kobe & Gianna Bryant Celebration of Life on Monday at Staples Center. Shaquille O'Neal is remembering his "little brother" Kobe Bryant in an emotional speech.. On Tuesday night, he joined Dwyane Wade, Charles … By Matt Ellentuck @mellentuck Feb 24, 2020, 3:49pm EST Share this story Shaquille O'Neal is remembering his "little brother" Kobe Bryant in an emotional speech.. On Tuesday night, he joined Dwyane Wade, Charles Barkley … Long live the Black Mamba. Shaquille O’Neal gave an awesome speech at the memorial service held for Kobe Bryant and Kobe’s daughter, Gianna, on Monday.

The moment occurred while Shaq was telling a story about Kobe’s teammates urging him to pass the ball. Shaquille O’Neal gave an awesome speech at the memorial service held for Kobe Bryant and Kobe’s daughter Gianna on Monday. Shaquille O'Neal delivered an emotional tribute to Kobe, putting a final loving touch on their relationship that had its share of ups and downs. By Matt Ellentuck @mellentuck Feb 24, 2020, 3:49pm EST Share this story The Los Angeles Lakers legend Shaquille O'Neal gave some emotional remarks following the death of his longtime teammate Kobe Bryant.

The NBA star, 47, delivered a heartfelt tribute on Monday at Bryant’s celebration of life, where… One was Michael Jordan noting that his tearful speech would likely give rise to another Crying Jordan meme, and another was Shaq's retelling of Kobe… Shaquille O’Neal is remembering his “little brother” Kobe Bryant. Shaquille O’Neal broke down during a television special honoring the late Lakers legend Kobe Bryant on Tuesday night.. O’Neal said he was at his … The son of Shaq was a freshman basketball player at UCLA before a health scare forced him to miss the entirety of his freshman season.