Sitting it Out

0 comments
Shareef Medically Redshirted

Shaquille O’Neal’s Son Medically Redshirted due to Heart Issue

The much anticipated collegiate debut of Shaquille O’Neal’s son, Shareef, will have to wait.

During a routine medical check up, it was discovered that Shareef is dealing with a serious heart condition which requires surgery. The doctors at UCLA believe that Shareef will be able to return to basketball activity, but he will be medically redshirted for his freshman year.

“The other day during a routine checkup we found a medical issue dealing with my heart,” O’Neal told TMZ Sports. “Thank God the UCLA medical staff found it early but I will not be playing this season and I will be a medical redshirt.”

The highly touted recruit will now focus all of his attention on getting back to full health and his studies with an eye of getting back onto the court next year.

“A lot of people are asking if it’s career ending. The answer is absolutely not,” he said. “It’s just a little bump in the road and I’ll be back in no time.”

LEAVE A RESPONSE

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

RELATED POSTS

Pressure to Win

14 Jun 2021

Extra Weapon

12 Jun 2021

  • Raptors’ Corner

  • Video Highlights

  • Facebook

  • Top Internet Presence by: BrandsWon.com

  • Twitter

  • Pick N Pod

  • Shop

  • Featured Video

    Oops, something went wrong.
  • STAY IN TOUCH!

    LATEST POSTS

    Return to Normal
    11 Jun 20210 comments
    Coaching Royalty
    03 Jun 20210 comments
    Hardware Talk
    22 May 20210 comments

    LATEST TWEETS

    Read all tweets

    © 2016 BallnRoll

    Web Solutions by: CO4 Computing Inc