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Towering presence

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By Mark Shanahan & Meredith Goldstein
August 6, 2010

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The Celtics’ newest player, Shaquille O’Neal , is big on social media. After the news of his two-year contract with the Celts came out, Shaq tweeted: “hello green town. ok what u got 4 nicknames? make um good.’’ (The towering center already has several monikers, some self-inflicted, including: the Diesel, Shaq Daddy, the Big Aristotle, and the Big Shaqtus.) Among ... (Full article: 1108 words)

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