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Shaq can talk his way out of anything

Oct 3, 2013, 9:31 AM PDT

Shaquille O’Neal is a very persuasive man. Recently, he negotiated his way into joining the Sacramento Kings ownership group and on Tuesday night, he strangled talked his way out of having a parking boot locked to his truck.

On Wednesday, TMZ tweeted that Dr. O’Neal choked out a tow man.

In reality, it was all in good fun. After Spence Beck of ABS Booting locked down Shaq’s ride, he received a phone call from the big man himself asking Beck to remove the boot. TMZ reports that Shaq claimed he was a U.S. Marshall and needed his truck. O’Neal is indeed deputized and that was almost enough for the tow truck operator to remove the boot. But first, they had a playful exchange on video that included Beck being choked out by the former NBA Star.

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