Fiddlin' and Diddlin' - Daily Links 8/8

Herald  Ray Allen likes Shaquille O’Neal signing, underdog role
LeBron pedaling thanks
Newest Hub icon: The Big Leprechaun
CelticsBlog    Celtics Built for the Wars Inside
Shaq Wants Rasheed to Return
Celts Still After Hughes?
CelticsLife    SQ #7--Time for a Rule Change
 Looking into a Little Celtics History Part 3
Shaq claiming 'Sheed might come   U.S. Team will ramp up intensity in New York
Rejoicing, not sorrow, marks Johnson's Hall of Fame nod
Thunder ready for big stage with increased TV exposure

ESPN     All-Stars, no sizzle?
Ray Allen: Shaq can help us
Shaq to Rasheed: Come back
Breathing easy
Red's Army    Paul Pierce The NBA's "Easiest" Good Player To Block?
Your Afternoon Dump... Where Shaq wants Sheed back
Pro Basketball Talk   Shaq wants Sheed to come back to Boston and form a real frontcourt logjam
Green Street   Shaq takes on crime and Boston accents
CSNNE    The Big Leprechaun
Shaq: Rasheed Wallace may return to Celtics
Ray Allen: Room for Shaq with Celtics
Celtics Hub    Shaq: Sheed Might Come Back
Sunday Guard/Wing Update: Hughes, T-Mac, Bradley
NESN     Ray Allen Thinks Shaquille O'Neal Signing Will Help Celtics
Ray Allen Claims He's Better Actor Than Shaquille O'Neal (Video)
Shaquille O'Neal Trades Tweets With Kim Kardashian, Lakers Fans
CT News    Celtics Pursuing Larry Lughes
Celtics Town    Is Rasheed Wallace retiring? Maybe not
Celtics discuss Shaquille O'Neal signing
Doc Rivers will have his hands full this season
Jeff Van Gundy predicts Bulls 72-win record will be broken
After Isiah: Five more hirings the Knicks should make
Banner 18   "Luck of the Irish" Ray Allen mix...
Gino's Jungle   NBA Sportsmanship vs. Having Fun Debate
Suite 101   The State of Officiating in Sports
PE     Shaq's newest nickname: Traitor
Sporting News   Columnist Inexplicably Criticizes Shaq for Not Finishing His Career in Orlando   Was 'moody' an understatement when it comes to LeBron James?
Dimemag    Dirk’s Dwindling Championship Hopes Take Another Hit
Bleacher Report    The Eastern Conference Revival
Shaquille O'Neal Must Embrace Ubuntu to Preserve His Legacy
Sportige  The Shaquille O’Neal Story, So Far…
Celtics Stuff Live    Celtics Stuff Live 8/8 with Marc Spears
NY Post   Knick president Walsh seething over secret Isiah-Dolan deal
Sun Sentinel    ASK IRA: Will the Heat’s defense drop off from ‘09-10?
Opposing Views     Should Celtics' Shaquille O'Neal Have Retired?
Basketball News   How does ‘The Big Desperate For A Ring’ sound?
Des Moines Register   Competition fueled coach Bill Finch to basketball's pinnacle
Mass Live  Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame finally honoring former Celtic Dennis Johnson
Courant   Jim Calhoun Charity All-Star Game
Raptors News   NBA Season Previews- Atlantic
Blast Magazine   Thoughts on a Shaq in Boston
Nassau Guardian   Shaquille O'Neal's Legacy
Google    Allen says Celtics will enjoy the underdog role, and Shaq signing will help them
Hoopsworld    NBA Saturday: The Remaining Free Agents
Hoopsvibe   The business of Shaq will thrive with Boston Celtics