Here it is … the long-awaited DUNKING SHAQ statue at Staples Center!!
The 9-foot tall, 1,200 POUND statue has been in the works for months … it will officially be unveiled on Friday night!
A bunch of Lakers greats — including Kobe Bryant, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Jerry West — are expected to attend the event.
Shaq tweeted his gratitude to Laker ownership about the honor … “Thank You Buss Family! #speechless”