Lost in Shaquille O'Neal's angry comments about the refs in Sunday's loss to the Nets was a subtle suggestion by his coach that some of Shaq's problems lie elsewhere. Pat Riley, while agreeing Shaq had a tough time with the guys in the striped shirts, said Jason Collins has to get some credit. "Shaq's a pretty strong guy, but Collins does a good job on him," admitted Riley. Meanwhile, the NBA league office is reviewing Shaq's comments and may have some of its own Tuesday.
- Shaq lashes out at refs, Jackson after loss - David Porter - AP