Maybe this is just a gag, but either way, it still had us cracking up. 

Last night at halftime of the Rockets-Clippers game, Shaquille O'Neal took a sudden and very loud tumble on the TNT set.


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As he got up to walk over to a large screen to analyze footage of the game, the seven-foot, 300-plus-pound O'Neal went down like a ton of bricks. 

It appears that someone had tied a monitor to the 15-time NBA All-Star's leg, tripping him up. He even lost a shoe. 


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His co-hosts, Ernie Johnson, Charles Barkley and Kenny Smith, nevertheless, got quite the kick out of it.

Watch the NBA Hall of Famer's mishap below.