Shaq discovers fountain of youth

Updated: April 18, 2010, 11:42 AM ET
By Chris Broussard | ESPN The Magazine

CLEVELAND -- He is supposed to overpower you, to dip his shoulder into your chest, take away your wind and your will, and dunk ferociously as you tumble to the floor. After all, 325 pounds is 325 pounds, two months off or not.

But finesse? Spin moves that leave opponents tottering like a tenpin as he rolls to the cup? Shimmy shakes that send a defender young enough to be his son (almost) stumbling like a man who's had too much scotch?

Those days are supposed to be over.

But ...

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