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Shaq's retired jersey has error

Updated: April 3, 2013, 10:31 PM ET
By Dave McMenamin | ESPNLosAngeles.com

LOS ANGELES -- The moment was everything Los Angeles Lakers fans could have hoped for as the "Superman" theme song blared when Shaquille O'Neal's retired No. 34 was unveiled in the Staples Center rafters Tuesday night.

But the jersey that the number was printed on was far from perfect.

The team mistakenly put O'Neal's last name and number on the front of a jumbo-sized replica Lakers home jersey, rather than on the back. The oversight stood out next to the eight other retired ...

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