Heat take big gambles with Shaq savings
Shaquille O'Neal has done what the skeptics said Shaq would never do.
The Big Pay Cut, by his own choosing, has surrendered his standing as the game's highest-paid player.
True story: O'Neal will have the richest salary in the league for only one more season. That's because Shaq, after agreeing to a new five-year contract worth $125 million, called back to tell his bosses he'd take $100 million instead.
So for the next half-decade, through his 38th birthday, O'Neal ...
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