Jimmy Kimmel plays a lot of pranks on people. It’s one of the key components of his entire show. So when he told Shaquille O’Neal that he is getting his own statue outside of the Staples Center last night during his appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live—and that the Lakers had asked Kimmel to inform him—Shaq didn’t believe him. He looked like he wanted to believe him, but he also looked like he kept remembering what show he was on.
It’s true, though. The Lakers are giving Shaq a statue, and it’s apparently going to look like this: