What’s better than Shaquille O’Neal in the octagon?
Nothing, the answer is nothing.
Recently, the big guy stepped into the cage for a “fight” with UFC fighters Forrest Griffin and Claudinha Gadelha, with Dana White officiating the event.
Apparently, Shaquille O’Neal has long been a fan of the UFC and mixed martial arts in general. This clip in particular is from Shaq’s new interactive Facebook Watch series called “Big Chicken Shaq,” which is following the NBA legend as he works toward opening his first restaurant in Las Vegas.
The eight-episode series will chronicle O’Neal’s journey as he angles to balance his already busy life with the restaurant – determined to maintain his singular humor in the process. Fans will be given numerous opportunities to interact with Shaq and offer opinions that will impact how the new restaurant unfolds. The series will also feature a variety of content in-between episodes, and O’Neal will leverage Facebook Live to surprise fans with cookalongs, taste tests and other activities.
“It’s going to be so much fun designing my own restaurant, and I can’t imagine a better group of people to do it with than with my incredibly loyal Facebook fans,” O’Neal said. “It’s an opportunity for us to collaborate together, and I know the Facebook community will offer terrific feedback.”
For more scenes like this, and to witness the ending of that incredible battle, make sure to check out the series, where the basketball comedian will be sure to keep the audience laughing.