Los Angeles Lakers legend Shaquille O’Neal offered to be the franchise’s new coach for $100 million.
in Lakers currently looking for a new coach after Frank Vogel was fired after the franchise’s disastrous season, and Shaq called the conditions under which he will become the new coach next season.
“If a Lakers offered me $25 million a year for four years, I’ll coach Lakers” O’Neill said.
“I need a four-year contract. I would train them right now.”
Highest Paid NBA Coach
The annual figure he’s asking for is more than double what the highest paid coach in the NBA currently earns.
Gregg Popovichwho trains San Antonio Spurscurrently receives an annual salary of $11.5 million.
Master P is also interested
Shaq made these comments in the light of the rapper Master Pinterest in being new Lakers coach with a former center at his side.
He further added that if Lakers not interested in his offer, he will expose his name for that price.
“Let’s just say they’re talking to Master P and they don’t choose him, now I’ll just go to a meeting and say, “Hey, I know you didn’t want to consider my good friend Master Pbut if you want me, that’s the price,” he said.