“I Don't Want to Be a Prince”

The Knicks WallContributor IJuly 15, 2010

Jermaine O’Neal, who was introduced as the newest member of the Celtics on Wednesday, says he could have re-signed with the Heat.  He didn’t want to be a prince among Kings.  He wanted to win,  and make some $.

“I could have re-signed back with those guys,” O’Neal said in his press conference. “It comes down to personalities and style of play, and I thought Boston had all of that for me. It came down to winning now and not worrying about chemistry.”

Looks like Lebron said it best “It is a business” and older veterans are looking for their last paycheck, instead of joining 3 26 year old ‘Kings’.