'Shaq Life' Finale: Fans heap praises on NBA legend and Samuel L Jackson's show, demand a Season 2

The hour-long finale shows Shaq check all four boxes — a grappling match against a UFC fighter, restore Papa John's Pizza's good image, be an inspiration to his son Shaqir and rock the world as DJ Diesel


                            'Shaq Life' Finale: Fans heap praises on NBA legend and Samuel L Jackson's show, demand a Season 2
Shaquille O'Neal (Getty Images)

TNT's sports docuseries on NBA legend Shaquille O'Neal just finished airing its finale. The series, narrated by Samuel L Jackson, has been a thorough fun watch and fans on Twitter definitely agree.

The hour-long finale shows Shaq check all four boxes — a grappling match against a UFC fighter, restore Papa John's Pizza's good image, be an inspiration and connect better with his son Shaqir and rock the world as DJ Diesel at the Lalapalooza. 

"Just started watching 'Shaq Life', and I don’t know how anyone could not love @SHAQ I hope there is a Season 2," tweeted one of the fans. This was seconded by a fan who said: "Shaq Life needs a Season 2 !! #[email protected] @tntdrama"

"Thank you @TNTDrama @NBAonTNT for showcasing @SHAQ #ShaqLife to the world. An inside scoop on his daily grind and I respect his hustle. Been a fan since his rookie year in Orlando.  #MultiTalented #DJDiesel #NBAAnalyst #Entreprenuer #BusinessMan #FatherlyLove," a fan said.

"@SHAQLOVE #Shaq Life. There better be another season. Inspiring and hilarious. Thank you #[email protected]!" wrote another fan

"I know the rest of the world is watching #TheLastDance and the story of MJ’s last championship, I am too by the way, but I just finished #ShaqLife with the amazing @SHAQ This man is an inspiration in so many ways. A true renaissance man. Give it a watch," remarked one of the fans who watched the finale.

"@SHAQ#ShaqLife one of my favorites shows if 2020! Love it hope we get more seasons! Also, can we hang out! The Shaq life looks dope," exclaimed a fan. 

The final episode saw Shaq pulling a fast one another NBA star, Charles Barkley by hiding his car. "He pranked Barkley, best ending for the season  #ShaqLife" read a tweet.

A fan recollected one of Shaq's best lines from the final episode: "It's a man's job to protect, provide, and love. I'm doing what I'm supposed to do as a dad" @SHAQ#ADad #ABusinessman #AnIcon #ShaqLife #[email protected]"

Fans were also lavish in praise for Jackson's vibrant narration. "If there is ever a documentary or movie about me, Samuel L Jackson has to narrate it. He is exceptional in #ShaqLife," a fan tweeted. "@SamuelLJackson and @SHAQ is the ultimate duo #ShaqLife" another noted.

You can read our review of the final episode here.

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