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.


  • 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 - The Big Podcast with Shaq - Episode 201

    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 - The Big Podcast with Shaq - Episode 200

    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 - The Big Podcast with Shaq - Episode 199

    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 - The Big Podcast with Shaq - Episode 198

    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 - The Big Podcast with Shaq - Episode 197

    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 - The Big Podcast with Shaq - Episode 196

    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

  • Shaquille O'Neal says Robert Kraft is a hero, LeBron James is right for calling out his teammates, Zion Williamson should not shut it down, and plays the new NBA Emoji Game - The Big Podcast with Shaq - Episode 195

    Mar 04 2019

    Shaq opens the show by diving into the Robert Kraft story, and defends Mr. Kraft by saying the man is a hero, because his stuff is still working at 77 years old. Shaq also has LeBron's back on calling out his teammates, saying he is right for doing it because it was a tactic Shaq used all the time - and it's even part of the reason he and Kobe Bryant had beef. Shaq and John also debate Russell Westbrook's court side incident with a young fan, saying there were many ways for him to handle it bett...more

  • Shaquille O'Neal and Rob Gronkowski talk Super Bowl 53, retirement rumors and Gronk's return to Shaq's Fun House in Miami - The Big Podcast with Shaq - Episode 194

    Feb 25 2019

    Shaq and Gronk are back together on this week's show - talking about Super Bowl 53, Tom Brady, retirement rumors, growing up in Gronk's family, and the next appearance of Gronk at Shaq's Fun House in Miami! Shaq also opens the show by bragging on his daughter Me'arah, who went viral for her basketball skills last week, and goes on to discuss how he motivates his kids as players. We get Detective Shaq on a couple strange cases, involving a new Ring doorbell licker and guys who are "blowing up" ba...more

  • Shaquille O'Neal talks about Jussie Smollett, his lost love for NBA All Star weekend, Diallo's dunk, Lakers rumors and more Uncle Shannon - The Big Podcast with Shaq - Episode 193

    Feb 20 2019

    Shaq is back in the studio in Atlanta, and dives right in by debating the Jussie Smollett controversy and how Kincade called it as fake news from the very beginning. We also touch on Shaq's lost love for NBA All Star Weekend, saying that he thinks the dunk contest should no longer be the featured event on Saturday if the stars refuse to compete. He also claims that Diallo didn't ask him to be on the court ahead of time, but he does reveal that he told him not to screw it up because they would bo...more

  • Shaquille O'Neal debates Hall of Fame probabilities for current NBA players, plus insane news stories and the no-word karaoke game "Shaqeoke" - The Big Podcast with Shaq - Episode 192

    Feb 11 2019

    On the eve of NBA All-Star weekend, Shaq and Kincade debate an article that popped up this week regarding current NBA players and their probabilities to get into the Hall of Fame - and the debate gets heated! We debut a segment of insane news about men doing stupid things called "Keep it in Your Pants," including a surprise guest appearance by Zoo Miami's Ron Magill. Kincade presents an edition of "White Moments in Sports," we get Borderline, and we play a round of the no-word karaoke game "Shaq...more

  • Shaquille O'Neal recaps an epic Super Bowl weekend at Shaq's Funhouse, the Patriots winning the Super Bowl, and thoughts on Porzingis, Anthony Davis and NBA News, plus comedian Craig Gass in studio! - The Big Podcast with Shaq - Episode 191

    Feb 04 2019

    Shaquille O'Neal recaps an unbelievable party at Super Bowl 53 here in Atlanta, as John, Rob and B-Dog crashed Shaq's Funhouse which was total chaos. We also get the big man's thoughts on Tom Brady and the Patriots epic sixth Super Bowl victory. Throughout the week we also had comedian Craig Gass stop by the studio, and Shaq had him prank calling everyone on his staff as Al Pacino and Tracey Morgan! We also get into all the big NBA news of the past week, including the Porzingis trade and Anthony...more

  • Shaquille O'Neal talks Super Week in Atlanta, Shaq's Fun House, the Saints missed call, spins the Jimmy Butler drama, and makes another insane Super Bowl bet - The Big Podcast with Shaq - Episode 190

    Jan 28 2019

    Shaquille O'Neal is gearing up for an enormous Super Week in Atlanta as Super Bowl 53 rolls into town, and Shaq unrolls Shaq's Fun House at our podcast studios! Shaq also tells Saints fans that they need to put the missed call in the NFC Championship Game to rest, because if he had more calls go his way he would have more championships. Plus, since B-Dog is a huge Rams fans, and they're playing for the title... Shaq and B-Dog make another insane Super Bowl bet that involves Ram horns, underpants...more

  • Shaquille O'Neal responds to the Jeopardy question about him, Detective Shaq investigates the Ring doorbell licker and we play Match Game - The Big Podcast with Shaq - Episode 189

    Jan 21 2019

    Shaquille O'Neal talks about the Jeopardy question that went viral about me last week, regarding him breaking both his wrists as a child - and he says it did indeed happen, and he never got them treated or fixed in fear of being punished by his father. We also touch on the downfall of Jamal Anderson, an amazing McDonalds rapper, and Detective Shaq breaks down a bunch of strange cases including the elusive Ring doorbell licker! We also answer a lot of questions in Dear Shaq, of course we get Bord...more

  • Shaquille O'Neal prank calls Stephen A. Smith, goes big on the NFL playoffs with big laughs, and Shaq's brother Jamal answers our questions - The Big Podcast with Shaq - Episode 188

    Jan 16 2019

    Shaquille O'Neal is back in studio with his brother Jamal and opens the show with questions that Jamal is allowed to answer - including women that drive Shaq crazy and thing Jamal helped him cover up. We also touch on Shaq paying for the funeral of Jazmine Barnes in Houston and what it means to him. And in the funniest moment of the week so far we relive Shaq's prank call to Stephen A. Smith's show as "Tex Johnson." Plus hilarious NFL playoffs audio from Bears fans, the debut of "This Week at Wa...more

  • Shaquille O'Neal on the future of Anthony Davis, Lakers fans in Sacramento, sensitive people in stand-up comedy and we play Was It A Bowl Game? - The Big Podcast with Shaq - Episode 187

    Jan 07 2019

    Shaquille O'Neal is back in studio with the whole crew, and he thinks that Anthony Davis should stay in New Orleans and take his super-max contract and prove he can turn the franchise around. And speaking of guys who could turn a team around, Shaq thinks De'Aaron Fox is an emerging superstar in Sacramento and needs to ignore the Laker fans. Shaq also talks about the sensitivity surrounding stand up comedy, some huge anniversaries in 2019, and who will win the National Championship game. We also ...more

  • Shaquille O'Neal talks to Suzy Shuster about the Lakers, LeBron, and the heyday of Shaq's Lakers, plus Shaqstradamus predictions for the New Year - The Big Podcast with Shaq - Episode 186

    Dec 31 2018

    Shaquille O'Neal rings in the New Year with the always awesome Suzy Shuster - who talks about LeBron and the state of the Lakers, the future of Lakers coach Luke Walton, and reminisces about the heyday of covering Shaq's Lakers. We also ring in the New Year with some of our favorite news stories, and some bold predictions for the year to come from our very own Shaqstradamus, including the winners of the Super Bowl, the NBA Finals and our 200th episode. We also revisit some of our favorite moment...more