With Shaquille O'Neal's recent announcement that he is retiring, it's time to look back at the players Shaq helped and those who boosted Shaq late in his career.
A sure-fire Hall-of-Famer, O'Neal wasn't without at least one All-Star caliber player throughout his career. And as great as Shaq was, he still got by with some help from his teammates.
Some aided Shaq, others picked up his slack and some didn't get along with him at times (see Bryant, Kobe). But in almost all cases, success was to be found.
Here's a list of his best teammates through his 19-year career.