I would have beat Andre The Giant - Shaq states confidently

Former NBA star, Shaq recently spoke with The Universe Galaxy. The NBA legend is a well-known wrestling fan who has appeared in the business for both WWE and AEW so naturally,

I would have beat Andre The Giant - Shaq states confidently

the conversation touched on the sport. Shaq discussed who his favorite wrestlers were when he was growing up watching.

I would have beat Andre The Giant - Shaq states confidently

“Well, I had a lot of them. Andre The Giant, of course,” he said. “Hulk Hogan, Big Show, Matilda The Hun, Junkyard Dog, Tony Atlas, Kabuki, The Rock, Brock Lesnar. Guys that displayed nothing but power.”

I would have beat Andre The Giant - Shaq states confidently

Shaq has competed inside of the ring a couple of times throughout his life. He appeared at WrestleMania 32 in the Andre The Giant Memorial Battle Royal where he had a staredown with The Big Show.

I would have beat Andre The Giant - Shaq states confidently

While he has also worked a match for AEW teaming up with Jade Cargill to defeat Cody Rhodes and Red Velvet.

I would have beat Andre The Giant - Shaq states confidently

However, he spoke about a hypothetical match with Andre The Giant, where the NBA star claimed that he could have beaten him.

I would have beat Andre The Giant - Shaq states confidently

“Oh, I would have beat him,” Shaq confidently stated. “I would have beat him silly like I beat Charles Barkley.”

I would have beat Andre The Giant - Shaq states confidently

Shaq also spoke about how there were plans for him to face Big Show, but it never ended up happening, even though Shaq admitted he’s a big dude.

I would have beat Andre The Giant - Shaq states confidently

“Yeah it was but we never could make it happen,” he said. “We faced off in the ring and he’s a big strong fellow. I would have loved to you know have that. But you can’t let a little guy challenge you and you not accept.

I would have beat Andre The Giant - Shaq states confidently

See, at first, I was just going to walk away from them. But when Ernie, Kenny, and Charles brought him to the show, and said, ‘oh are you scared,’ I had to step up.”