Source: Shaq return by April 1 targeted

Celtics big man should have time to reacquaint himself before playoffs

Updated: March 24, 2011, 9:46 AM ET
By Peter May | ESPNBoston.com

BOSTON -- Shaquille O'Neal is due to be sworn in Thursday as a member of the Worcester County Reserve Deputy Sheriff's Association. Who knew?

That item brought about the following reactions:

From Boston Celtics coach Doc Rivers: "He's doing something. That's good. For the community part of it, [signing Shaq] has been a huge success. His next step is to be able to do that for us on the floor."

From Mike Rotondi, a 31-year season ticket holder with floor seats: "I wish he would ...

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