Watch: NBA Legend Shaquille O'Neal Pays For Stranger's Engagement Ring
NBA icon Shaquille O'Neal is in the news for buying an engagement ring. Shaq, as he is popularly known, did not make the purchase for himself. Instead, the basketball star paid for a stranger's engagement ring at a mall in Atlanta. Shaq was caught on camera making the generous buy at a store. The video of the incident is now going viral and has the Internet praising him.
In the clip, shared by a user on Instagram, Shaquille O'Neal can be seen walking up to a cashier who is interacting with a customer trying to purchase a ring. He gives the cashier his credit card and takes the man by surprise. He then goes on to shake hands with the man and congratulates him.
Speaking about the incident on NBA with TNT, Shaq said, "This happened yesterday. I was in Zales looking for some new earrings, and I saw a guy. He was just so shy. He was saying, 'Hey, how much do I owe to pay off the ring?'"