Shaquille O'Neal's former wife, Shaunie, recently commemorated National Daughter's Day by sharing a photo of herself and their two gorgeous daughters dressed in matching outfits on social media.
Shaunie O'Neal celebrated National Daughter's Day when she took to her Instagram page with a gorgeous picture that featured her flanked on both sides by her two daughters, Amirah and Me'arah. They all wore stylish black outfits as they posed for the camera. She captioned the post:
"Happy National Daughter's Day!!! I will forever protect you, have your backs, and love you beyond this lifetime! My Babies Forever!"
Shaquille O'Neal poses in the Authentic Brands Group booth during the Licensing Expo 2016 at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center on June 21, 2016. | Photo: Getty Images
In the comments section, fans could not get enough of the mother-daughter trio. They all had nothing but sweet words for them as they littered the comments section with compliments. One fan wrote:
"I don't have a daughter, but if I did, we be fly like you, ladies!"
Aside from Amirah and Me'arah, Shaunie shares two other children, Shareef and Shaqir, with Shaquille O'Neal. Shareef was born in 2000 and Amirah followed in 2001.
After their marriage in 2002, the pair welcomed more kids – Shaqir in 2003 and Me'arah in 2006. Before their relationship, Shaunie and Shaquille both had a child each.
He dated Nicole Alexander between 2010 and 2012.
The NBA all-star and Shaunie tied the knot on December 22, 2002, in Beverly Hills. Later in 2007, Shaquille filed for divorce but shortly after, they announced that they were back together.
In 2010, Shaunie filed for divorce, citing irreconcilable differences. The pair now co-parent their kids, and though it took a while for them to get there, the two have become experts, even going as far as collaborating to write a book on the subject.
Shaunie O'Neal posing alongside her daughters, Amirah and Me'arah. | Photo: Instagram/Shaunieoneal5
Though things are fine with the divorced couple, the kids have remained with Shaunie, and she has managed to stay involved in their lives even though she has a lot to keep her busy.
Aside from her reality TV show franchise, "Basketball Wives," she also has a shoe collection, but she has somehow managed to mold her own schedules around her children's social life.
Since their divorce, Shaquille has been romantically linked to a couple of women. He dated Nicole Alexander between 2010 and 2012 and he started a relationship with model Laticia Rolle in 2014.They separated in 2018. The former NBA MVP is said to be currently in a relationship with actress Annie Ilonzeh.