shaq soda

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Former NBA star Shaquille O'Neal has announced that he's launched Soda Shaq, a new line of beverages.


O'Neal tweeted a photo of his soda on his @SHAQ Twitter account Wednesday.
 
The former center for the Miami Heat, Los Angeles Lakers and Orlando Magic made the annoucement  to his 7.1 million followers.

"Yo! @DrinkAriZona Just launched the new delicious #SodaShaq! Keep up kids :-) Comin to stores very soon," he tweeted.

Beverage industry website BevNet.com reports that O'Neal's deal with AriZona Beverages includes the launch of "Soda Shaq" flavored cream sodas "in AriZona's well known giant 23.5 oz. cans."

The Shaq cream soda flavors are strawberry, orange, vanilla and blueberry and have 90 calories each.

BevNet says Soda Shaq has a suggeted retail price of 99 cents "and come emblazoned with one of eight photos of the big man's unique facial expressions."