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NBA Hall-of-Famer Shaquille O'Neal was left impressed at Nikola Jokic's superstar performance in Thursday's Game 1 of the NBA Finals.
The 'Joker' - as Denver fans have lovingly nicknamed him - dropped 27 points, 10 rebounds and 14 assists on the night.
In the process, he also broke Bill Russell's longtime record for assists by a center in an NBA Finals game.
'Joker, what can you say about him?,' O'Neal began. 'Very impressive passing, scoring,