The Big Podcast With Shaq

Much bigger than sports, the show is fun, topical, and slightly irreverent. Shaquille O'Neal talks news, entertainment, controversy, and the crazy life of the Diesel himself. He and his sports sidekick, John Kincade never know who will show up to shoot the proverbial shh..uh, well, you know. To access the archive, go to PodcastOne.com.


  • BONUS – The Steve Austin Show Returns with All-New Episodes!

    Jun 18 2019

    In celebration of the return of new episodes of THE STEVE AUSTIN SHOW, we've got a bonus this week - you can hear the full episode right here! Take a listen, enjoy, and then head over to The Steve Austin Show podcast on Apple Podcasts or PodcastOne.com, and subscribe to get new episodes every week. http://bit.ly/2XQr7Ai   In this episode, join Steve as he kicks off the return of brand new episodes of THE STEVE AUSTIN SHOW with the president and founder of All Elite Wrestling, Tony Khan! Be here ...more

  • Shaquille O'Neal talks about the party after winning an NBA Finals, answers a lot of questions in Dear Shaq, and plays a round of Black Crime or White Crime on The Big Podcast with Shaq

    Jun 17 2019

    Shaq opens the show by talking about what it's like for the Toronto Raptors after winning an NBA Championship, and how Pat Riley set up their epic championship celebration after winning the title in Miami. We also get to talk about Shaq's upcoming summer DJ tour, called the "Summer League" and how it will include appearances at Tomorrowland in Belgium and Lollapalooza in Chicago. We also present some of our favorite dummies from the news in a round "You Idiot," we answer a ton of questions in a ...more

  • Shaquille O'Neal blasts the Internet for saying Draymond Green could guard him, blasts the NBA players who want the term "owner" removed, and praises Kawhi's Finals performance on The Big Podcast with Shaq

    Jun 10 2019

    Shaq opens the show by diving right in on the Internet conversation that Draymond Green could guard him in today's NBA - and he does NOT hold back, with one of the more profanity laced responses we've gotten from the big man in a long time! He then turns around and blasts the NBA players who want the term "owner" removed from the NBA, because he thinks it's a stupid argument and it affects him as an NBA owner and a business owner, and says today's players need to focus on community politics inst...more

  • Shaquille O'Neal talks NBA Finals, Kawhi's possible future in LA, the Rob Pelinka, his plan to fix the Lakers and Kincade's NBA Awards monologue for Shaq - The Big Podcast with Shaq

    Jun 03 2019

    Shaquille O'Neal talks about the Raptors and the Warriors facing off in the NBA Finals, and what the Milwaukee Bucks could have done in the Eastern Conference Finals to advance to the Finals. And in the wake of Kawhi Leonard buying a house in LA, Kincade thinks it means Kawhi is going to the Clippers, but Shaq compares it what he did when he played for the Orlando Magic in the 90's. We also dive into the Rob Pelinka drama surrounding the Lakers, and Shaq details his plan on how to fix the Lakers...more

  • Shaquille O'Neal talks to Aisha Tyler about Archer, podcasting and more, plus Shaq answers listener questions and plays Match Game - The Big Podcast with Shaq

    May 27 2019

    Shaquille O'Neal opens the show with a hilarious conversation with Aisha Tyler, as Archer enters its 10th season on FXX. Aisha talks about social politics, her acting and directing roles, and why she refuses to use the N word in her comedy. We also answer a ton of questions left over from our live show, so we get to all of those in an edition of Dear Shaq. Of course we get Borderline, and we play a round of Kincade's big money Match Game. Get into the mix on Twitter by following @Shaqcast - fo...more

  • Shaquille O'Neal talks about the Eastern and Western Conference Finals, Shaq hosting the NBA Awards, and we play the NBA Emoji Game - The Big Podcast with Shaq

    May 20 2019

    Shaquille O'Neal talks about the Eastern and Western Conference Finals, including the fallout from Kincade's 76ers getting knocked out at the buzzer by Kawhi and the Raptors, and how Shaq doesn't think Brett Brown should be held accountable because he knows that coaches don't matter. Shaq also thinks that Portland is an "if" team - meaning "if" both Lillard and McCollum are on then they can win. We also get Shaq's thoughts on the state of the Lakers, how Shaq is feeling after the announcement th...more

  • Shaquille O'Neal praises Giannis, has some strong thoughts on Kyrie Irving, weighs in on the Lakers coaching search, plus the crew gets Senselessly Sensitive

    May 13 2019

    Shaquille O'Neal starts off the show with high praise for Giannis Antetokounmpo after the Bucks knocked Boston out of the NBA Playoffs, and equally he has some strong words for Kyrie Irving in the wake of the Boston loss because this is what Kyrie wanted when he left Cleveland. John is also very critical of the coaching of his 76ers, but Shaq says that he was never coached like that in the playoffs and his coaches motivated the players to figure it out themselves. We also have a couple cases for...more

  • Shaquille O'Neal talks to the Russo Brothers about the massive success of Avengers Endgame, plus the latest on the NBA Playoffs

    May 06 2019

    Shaquille O'Neal gets to talk to Joe and Anthony Russo about the massive success of Avengers Endgame, how that epic cast came together, and what's next after making history with one of the biggest films ever made. Plus we get Shaq's thoughts on the latest from the NBA Playoffs, including how Shaq used to motivate himself during the playoffs, his doubts in Rob Pelinka as the Lakers GM, and the importance of Klay Thompson in Golden State and how he affects winning championships. Shaq also relives ...more

  • Shaquille O'Neal talks NBA Playoffs, the Kate Smith controversy, Shaq versus Pat Riley, Shareef's return to UCLA, and a visit to Uncle Shannon's Neighborhood

    Apr 29 2019

    Shaquille O'Neal starts strong this week because Samsung delayed the release of his fold-out tablet phone after the general public has been breaking them by accident, and he's not happy! We also dive right into the NBA Playoffs, including debate on who is the better player Damien Lillard or Russell Westbrook, what teams have a legit shot at the conference finals. We also get Shaq's take on the Kate Smith controversy, and Shaq thinks the statue should be put back because the outrage was misinterp...more

  • Shaquille O'Neal talks NBA Playoffs, the future of the Lakers, Luke Walton in Sacramento, Tiger winning the Masters, and all the great stories we missed from the last week!

    Apr 22 2019

    Shaquille O'Neal is back in studio with the crew, and he dives right in on the Robert Kraft story again, as the video of Mr. Kraft was set to be released to the media and Shaq doesn't like it. We also jump in on Luke Walton and Magic Johnson both leaving the Lakers, and Shaq thinks that either Kobe Bryant or Jerry West should take over the Lakers and gives some great reasons why. We also discuss Tiger Woods incredible comeback as he wins the 2019 Masters, and Shaq thinks he knows what has change...more

  • Shaq's LIVE 200th Episode continues in front of a live audience, with Comedian Crag Gass prank calling Charles Barkley and some wild questions in a live edition of Dear Shaq

    Apr 15 2019

    Shaq's LIVE 200th episode of the Big Podcast was so loaded we carried it over another week. Craig Gass kicks us off by prank calling Charles Barkley live on stage, and when Al Pacino gets on the phone Chuck wises up and realizes Shaq is screwing with him. We also crown our 2019 Borderline Playoffs champion, recapping our Final Four and having some fun at the expense of Shannon Sharpe. And it's a totally WILD live edition of Dear Shaq - with questions that involve his kids, his relationship with ...more

  • Shaq's LIVE 200th Episode of The Big Podcast, featuring Killer Mike and Comedian Craig Gass, presented by BetOnline.ag! - Part 1

    Apr 08 2019

    Shaq and the crew are LIVE for our 200th episode of The Big Podcast! The show is proudly presented by BetOnline.ag! We open up with Shaq yet again defending Robert Kraft, we discuss how Shaq knew that nothing would happen to Jussie Smollett, Shaq says Trae Young is NOT the Rookie of the Year in the NBA, and we get Shaq's thoughts on who is for real and who isn't as we get ready to start the NBA Playoffs. We are also joined live on stage by Killer Mike, who talks about politics, life in Atlanta, ...more

  • Shaquille O'Neal and Dan Patrick talk longevity in sports, Shaq says Giannis is better than he was, and we look back at some of Shaq's favorite moments from the last 100 shows

    Apr 01 2019

    In our penultimate 199th episode, Shaq says that the Greek Freak - now being dubbed "the Greek Diesel" - is better than he ever was at 24 years old. We also catch up with long time friend and sports icon Dan Patrick, who talks about sustaining longevity in sports media and what it takes to develop a winning and long-lasting show. And as we approach our 200th episode, we look back at some of our all time favorite moments from the last 100 shows, including Shaq's horrible gas math, Skip and Shanno...more

  • Shaquille O'Neal talks about his Papa Johns deal, Lollapalooza, and Rob Gronkowski's retirement, plus we play a round of Walmart or Waffle House

    Mar 25 2019

    Shaquille O'Neal talks about his new deal to become the face of Papa Johns, and how he felt that the company needed a boost that only a guy like him could provide. We also talk about Shaq's appearance on Hot Ones, and the big man says those wings were the hottest thing he's ever eaten! Shaq also comments on the retirement of his best friend Rob Gronkowski, and how he is excited to see Gronk this weekend at Shaq's Funhouse in Miami! And of course we have to pick on DJ Diesel as he announces that ...more

  • Shaquille O'Neal talks about LeBron and the Lakers mess, agrees with James Dolan for banning a heckling fan, and we roll out the Borderline Playoffs for 2019

    Mar 18 2019

    Shaq opens the show this week by debating the college admissions scandal surrounding Lori Laughlin and Felicity Huffman, saying he doesn't think the ladies will face any serious jail time. Plus we get Shaq's thoughts on Lakers weighing the possibility of trading LeBron in the wake of the Anthony David debacle, as he thinks this first year was an experiment. And shockingly Shaq completely agrees with James Dolan who banned a Knicks fan for life after a passing heckle from the stands. We also talk...more

  • Shaquille O'Neal debates the NBA's 25 Under 25, reveals the biggest lie he's ever been caught in, and takes on Kincade in a classic round of Shootout

    Mar 11 2019

    Shaquille O'Neal is back in studio and having to answer for the Kobe Burger price increase at his new restaurant in LA! We also get into a debate about ESPN's release of their NBA 25 Under 25, and wondering why Trae Young hasn't made the list. Things also get hilarious and personal as we kick around a number of fun topics in Jump Ball, including Captain Marvel, Shaq's biggest lie, John rigging an election, and the classiest people in pro sports. The show also gets our first look around the NCAA ...more