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The Big Podcast with Shaq

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Shaquille O'Neal is one of the world's most dominant big men, entertainers, entrepreneurs... and podcasters! Nischelle Turner & Spice Adams join Shaq each week to go big on everything from music and sports to what's trending in pop culture. And you know it's bound to be a good time when DJ Diesel breaks out his turntables and welcomes a celebrity friend or two on The Big Podcast!

Shaquille O'Neal is one of the world's most dominant big men, entertainers, entrepreneurs... and podcasters! Nischelle Turner & Spice Adams join Shaq each week to go big on everything from music and sports to what's trending in pop culture. And you know it's bound to be a good time when DJ Diesel breaks out his turntables and welcomes a celebrity friend or two on The Big Podcast!

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Shaquille O'Neal is one of the world's most dominant big men, entertainers, entrepreneurs... and podcasters! Nischelle Turner & Spice Adams join Shaq each week to go big on everything from music and sports to what's trending in pop culture. And you know it's bound to be a good time when DJ Diesel breaks out his turntables and welcomes a celebrity friend or two on The Big Podcast!

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English


Episodes

The Big Tree

9/24/2022
The NBA news-cycle never stops: Ben Simmons said what he said, and Shaq is here to respond. The Big Fella also gives his take on Robert Sarver and Ime Udoka’s suspensions, Denis Schroder’s signing, and his choice for the next owner of the Phoenix Suns. Spice didn’t have to go looking for storylines this week, as Adam Levine, Sherri Shepherd, and the Lakers doc on Hulu provide the spiciness we need. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

The Big Twirl

9/14/2022
Nischelle is all iced out for the Emmy's, but in true Big Podcast fashion, Shaq and Spice can't just let it slide. The Big Fella reflects on his Hall of Fame induction, explains why Patrick Beverley is exactly who the Lakers need, and has the crew rolling with his names for Nick Young's boxing moves. Nischelle's lyric game has all of her favorite songs, feeding into Spice's conspiracy theory... are the games rigged against him? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

The Big Walkie Talkie

9/1/2022
Shaq returns from his trip Down Under and gets right to business. The Big Fella weighs in on the Lakers new dynamic with Patrick Beverly and Russell Westbrook, gives his take on Chuck's latest KD comments, and defines what it means to be a superstar in the NBA. Spice claims he's found the 'Shaq Stopper' and Nischelle's new game has the crew fired up once again. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:01:13:57

The Big Brother | Kenny Smith

8/18/2022
Kenny Smith and Shaq can’t stay away for too long. The 2x NBA Champion drops by the Big Podcast to talk NYC Point Gods, make some early season predictions, exchange intimate stories about The Big Fella, and even dissect some baby momma drama. The Big Shaqstrumental returns with another epic competition between Shaq and Spice. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:01:02:56

The Big Face-Off | D-Nice

8/11/2022
DJ Derrick "D-Nice" Jones joins the crew following his show at Carnegie Hall. Shaq gives the legendary producer his flowers as they talk everything from Club Quarantine, the start of his career, to the current sound of Hip-Hop. With the "Thot-Daddy Off" date long gone, Shaq and Spice finally show off what their hard work accomplished...Do we have a winner? The Big Fella pays tribute to the late Bill Russell and shares his thoughts on the latest news out of Brooklyn. See...

Duration:01:22:27

The Big Chair Breaker

8/6/2022
On an Ask Me Anything edition of the Big Podcast, Shaq and Nischelle answer some burning questions from fans and give loyal listeners advice on love, business and balance. Even at another event, Spice makes sure he can sneak in a question or two (in character, of course). It wouldn't be a big episode without a few 'Yo Momma' jokes. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

The Big Emotions | Liz Beecroft, LCSW

7/28/2022
On a special edition of The Big Podcast, the crew is joined by Liz Beecroft, a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and Psychotherapist. She dives deep into the important conversation surrounding the stigma of athletes taking care of their mental health. Spice also forces Liz, a life-long Sixers fan, to choose between spending the day with A.I. or Shaq. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:57:42

The Big Shaqstrumental

7/21/2022
With the European leg of his summer tour under his belt, DJ Diesel is ready to hang with the crew. The Big Fella tells the story of how Jerry West got him to sign with the Lakers and provides some friendly advice to Russell Westbrook. Spice gives Shaq the floor to present a rebuttal to Steph Curry's claim that the 2017 Warriors would beat the 2001 Lakers. Nischelle cooks up a new game that has everyone fired up. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:01:08:20

The Big Rating

7/13/2022
After a quick break, the crew is finally back and The Big Fella wastes no time expressing his jealousy of Damian Lillard's contract extension. Nischelle calls on Professor Shaq to grade the biggest Free Agency moves. 'That's Spicy' brings another level of heat and the crew takes a stab at the viral trend 'He's a 10 but...' See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:01:14:08

The Big Professor | Dennis Scott

6/23/2022
As Spice enjoys a well-deserved vacation, Shaq’s best friend since 1992, Dennis Scott, drops by The Big Podcast. 3D wastes no time getting involved with The Big Fella’s next business endeavor…owning the Orlando Magic? The crew reacts to Chuck and KD’s Twitter beef, Kyrie’s latest situation in Brooklyn, and what’s next for Tatum and the Boston Celtics. Nischelle turns the tables with some dad jokes of her own. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:01:02:30

The Big Generosity

6/16/2022
The Big Podcast crew dives right into the NBA Finals, debating Jayson Tatum’s performance, Draymond’s priorities, and the possibility of a Game 7. Spice shares stories of Michael B. Jordan’s heartbreak and The Big Fella comes clean on the truth behind a viral moment in an NYC restaurant. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:50:57

The Big Dye Lie | Adam Sandler

6/4/2022
Actor, filmmaker, and the Big Fella’s good friend Adam Sandler drops by The Big Podcast. The ‘Hustle’ star & producer shares memories of making movies with Shaq, argues why he might be a better free throw shooter, and reveals his basketball Mount Rushmore. Shaq and Nischelle find themselves in a Stephen Curry-Kevin Durant debate and Spice stirs the pot with rumors of Zion Williamson's contract extension and a viral post of a Popeyes chicken plate. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy...

Duration:00:57:07

The Big Wardrobe Malfunction

5/26/2022
The Big Podcast crew is back in action as The Big Fella joins from the Western Conference Finals in Dallas. Shaq doesn't hold back on the Suns disappointing end to the season (much to Nischelle's dismay) and gives a coaching suggestion for the Lakers. Spice stirs things up with a spicy discussion about Ryan Seacrest's underwear swap. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:01:05:20

The Big Heart of Texas

5/11/2022
After Rudy Gobert claimed he could lock up The Big Fella, Spice tries to instigate a matchup between Shaq and the Jazz center. The Big Aristotle's feelings about the Mavs-Suns series has him fumbling over the spelling of "Dallas" (some Spelling Bee Champion, huh?). 'That's Spicy' has everything from awkward Mother's Day gifts to viral post-fight interviews. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:42:24

The Big AMA

5/4/2022
With Spice fully on the Suns' bandwagon and ready to talk basketball, the crew discusses Chris Paul's near-perfect game, the Sixers' future, and the rift between Donovan Mitchell and Rudy Gobert. Shaq shares his thoughts on The Met Gala couture and Nischelle finally gets The Big Fella to open up during a game of "Ask Me Anything." See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:01:00:21

The Big Bacon

4/28/2022
With the NBA Playoffs in full swing, the Big Fella sounds off on the Kevin Durant and Charles Barkley Twitter beef, Joel Embiid's injury, James Harden's playoff efficiency and more. Spice's trending topics has Shaq thinking of a new business endeavor and the crew plays a game of Start/Bench/Cut. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:01:01:48

The Big Teeth Knocker

4/20/2022
The Big Fella has the NBA Playoffs on his mind and doesn't hold back about Nikola Jokic's ejection in Game 2, the Warriors' newest Splash Brother, and Kyrie's comments towards Boston fans. Master P makes a bold claim, so Spice has to know...what would it take for Shaq to coach the Lakers? The crew pays tribute to the late DJ Kay Slay. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:53:34

The Big Incentive

4/13/2022
Shaq and Spice have a little fun to cheer up Nischelle. The Big Fella reflects on being recognized by legendary actresses and shares his thoughts on the Lakers latest drama. Shaq takes over 'That's Spicy' to get the crew's thoughts on Cam Newton's recent comments. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:27:36

The Big Accountability | Jamal Crawford

4/8/2022
Jamal Crawford drops by the Big Podcast studio to hang with the Big Fella. The 3x Sixth Man of the Year talks everything from the Lakers' disappointing season, his NBA Awards predictions and even weighs in on our sugar vs. salt grits debate. Spice can’t wait for the crew's opinion of Paula Patton’s viral chicken recipe. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:01:01:15

The Big Oscar Winner

3/30/2022
Academy Award-Winner Shaquille O’Neal (you heard that right), reflects on what it meant for 'Queen of Basketball’ to win the Oscar for best short subject documentary. The crew weighs in on the slap heard around the world, Coach K’s Final Four Finale, the Lakers looming future and more. Nischelle quizzes the two love professionals on date dos and don'ts. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:01:02:55