Tonight NBA legend Shaquille O’Neal steps into the ring for All Elite Wrestling, taking on AEW EVP and former TNT Champion Cody Rhodes in a mixed tag team match live on AEW DYNAMITE at 8 p.m. ET on TNT.


Leading into the highly anticipated match, please find these soundbites from both Shaq and Cody discussing the match, as well as a promo highlighting the feud that’s been boiling for months.


Shaq answered the following questions:

  • What exactly does Shaquille O’Neal have to prove in the wrestling ring? What provoked you to get in the ring against a wrestling legacy like Cody Rhodes?
  • What is your finishing maneuver? What’s your favorite move to execute?
  • What’s the biggest difference between training for basketball and training for a wrestling match for you?
  • Who from the NBA