Posted by Sabrina B. @gametimegirl

In an interview with the New York Times, Shaq revealed that he wants to take on a new role, NBA owner, but not just anywhere, in his hometown of Newark. 

You’ve talked about owning a team someday. Do you still want to do that?

A.Yes. And I’m looking forward to bringing a team to Newark. I haven’t spoken to Mayor Booker about it yet, but I’m working on it. I know Newark can support an N.B.A. team. And I’m going to be one of the guys that’s going to bring a team there.

via Q. and A. With Shaquille ONeal –

So with the Nets moving to Brooklyn, there will be room in New Jersey. But of course, that means a team has to go there. So Shaq wants to buy a team, and then move it to New Jersey.

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