Shaquille O’Nealthinks the same old Tremendous Bowl pre-game protection is tremendous lame — so he is created his personal occasion with a ton of his well-known pals … and he is calling it, “The Shaq Bowl.”
Superstars like Tim Tebow, Ezekiel Elliott, Diplo, The Miz, Anthony Anderson, Nelly, Offset and extra are all booked to compete in varied loopy occasions at a custom-built Shaq Bowl stadium in Tampa on Feb. 7.
All the motion will occur main as much as the Tremendous Bowl sport — and it will be live-streamed throughout greater than 20 platforms together with LiveXLive, YouTube, Twitch, TikTok and Twitter beginning at 3 PM ET.
“With everybody house this yr, we’re gonna do one thing that is enjoyable and entertaining for the folks,” Shaq tells TMZ Sports activities.
“I obtained a loopy lineup, bunch of my shut pals — it is gonna function athletes, celebrities, superstar-artists throughout 2 groups competing in enjoyable and viral challenges.”
Shaq tells us the occasion, formally titled “Mercari Presents the Shaq Bowl,” may have strict COVID protocols in place … they usually WILL be enforced.
“We’re gonna rent knowledgeable well-known employees they usually’re gonna do what they do,” Shaq says … “Shaq doesn’t fiddle.”
As for why he determined to go up in opposition to the massive community Tremendous Bowl pre-game present … Shaq did not pull any punches.
“Look, all of the Tremendous Bowl pre-game stuff is kinda boring … so we’re gonna change the sport.”
As for the occasions, we’re instructed 2 groups will go head-to-head in the whole lot from Dodgeball to a Tug-of-war … and even a sizzling wing problem.