Video: Shaq, Towns trade barbs in funny back-and-forth

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Karl-Anthony Towns is just 20 years old and he's already one of the most captivating personalities on the Timberwolves' roster.

His character was on full display following Minnesota's overtime victory over the Lakers Wednesday night, when he and former Laker Shaquille O'Neal went back-and-forth on the TNT postgame show. Here's the video.

https://twitter.com/TheCauldron/status/674806693453275137?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw

Towns went at Shaq with a "'BBQ Chicken" impression, which the Laker Hall-of-Fame big man often uses as a way to say a player got dominated in the post. Shaq quickly responded by calling Towns the "7-foot Drake."

Do you see a resemblance between Towns and Drake?

Here's a look at Shaq doing his 'BBQ Chicken alert.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LDnoKZqCmcY

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