See the Pic Shaq O'Neal's Ex-wife Shaunie Proudly Shared of Son Myles Modeling a Coach Sweater
Shaunie O’Neal, Shaquille O’Neal’s ex-wife, posted to her Instagram stories a proud photo of son, Myles O’Neal, modeling a Coach sweater.
On Tuesday, Shaq O’Neal’s ex-wife, Shaunie O’Neal posted a photo of her and Shaq’s son, Myles O’Neal, who was modeling a sweater by luxury clothing Coach.
Shaunie, the proud mom of five, shared the pic of her son Myles to her Instagram stories and added a heart emoji to the image. She tagged her son and the official Coach Instagram page.
Shaquille O'Neal and Shaunie Nelson at a pre-season party for the Lakers Youth Foundation in Hollywood, California. | Source: Malcolm Ali/Getty Images
Myles initially posted the photo that showed him with the coach sweater and backpack to his Instagram account and he captioned:
Backpacked up for the fall, put me in the game @coach #CoachNY #CoachHoliday
Myles, like many celebrity children, became a model and dabbled in music. He made his runway debut in a Dolce & Gabbana’s fashion show in 2018.
Screenshot of Shaunie O'Neal's Insta Story from 10 November, 2020. | Source: ShaunieOneal5/Instagram
Myles first came to the limelight in 2010 when he appeared on Basketball Wives. He and his family later appeared in their own reality show, Shaunie's Home Court.
23-year-old Myles is Shaunie's son from a previous relationship and is not Shaq's biological son however the two maintain a close father-son relationship.
Shaunie and Shaquille got married in 2002 and separated after five years of marriage. They reconciled briefly but ultimately their divorce was finalized in 2011.
Myles was born Myles Nelson Baptiste in 1997. His last name was legally changed to Myles O'Neal when Shaunie married NBA hall of famer Shaquille in 2002.
Although Shaq and Shaunie are no longer married, they are both killing it are the co-parenting game. Shaq told US Weekly in 2019:
”It's a man's job to protect and provide. That's it”
In June, during a virtual appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live!, Shaq revealed to Jimmy Kimmel that he has conversations with his sons about police brutality.
Shaunie and Shaquille got married in 2002 and separated after five years of marriage. They reconciled briefly but ultimately their divorce was finalized in 2011. The two remained friends and co-parents.
Shaunie and Shaq have four children: 20-year-old Shareef,19-year-old Amirah,17-year-old Shaqir, and 14-year-old Me'arah. Shaq O'Neal has a daughter, Taahirah, with his former girlfriend Arnetta Yardbourgh.
Shareef, a basketballer, like his father, added to his many tattoos his mother's selfie on his arm in July 2019. Shaunie revealed that she was speechless with his display of affection.