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Don't Worry, Christie: Shaq's Still Got Your Back (VIDEO)

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The future hall-of-famer told TMZ he buys Christie's insistence that he had no idea one of his closest aides helped engineer a traffic jam on the George Washington Bridge last year.

"In his statement he said he was unaware of anybody being involved in something like this and I believe him," O'Neal said.

"The unfortunate thing about being a leader is that, you know, when you're on a team and your teammate makes a wrong decision, it's all gonna come back on you," he added.

So there you have it: Bridget Kelly is just a regular Glen "Big Baby" Davis.

A Newark, N.J. native, O'Neal starred in a campaign ad last year in support of Christie's re-election bid.

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