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All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Charles Barkley’

Charles Barkley Calls For Rational Race Discussion In America

Former NBA star Charles Barkley is backing up the grand jury decision to not indict the white police officer who was involved in the shooting of 19-year-old teenager, Michael Brown last August. The outspoken basketball player-turned-commentator called the idea of white cops profiling black people “ridiculous,” in his recent interview with CNN. Barkley called looters in the Ferguson riots “scumbags.” …

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Charles Barkley: Ferguson Looters Are Not Black, They’re Scumbags

Charles Barkley is sick of the way black people are portrayed in the media. He is particularly concerned that the people who were looting in Ferguson after the controversial grand jury decision last week will be seen as representative of black people in general. “Them jackasses who are looting,” Barkley said in an interview last week, “those aren’t real black …

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Charles Barkley Calls Ferguson Looters ‘Scumbags’

Former NBA star and current Inside the NBA analyst Charles Barkley has called Ferguson, Missouri looters “scumbags,” while applauding police officers who work in black neighborhoods. Barkley added that he supports the grand jury’s decision not to indict Darren Wilson for shooting of Michael Brown. Regarding the Ferguson verdict, Barkley told Mike Missanelli at 97.5 The Fanatic in Philadelphia Tuesday …

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Dale Earnhardt Jr. Takes on Charles Barkley in Race

Dale Earnhardt Jr. took on former NBA star Charles Barkley in a go-kart race Friday. Unfortunately, fans are going to have to wait until June 8 to find out who crossed the finish line first. The showdown between the legendary race car driver and Barkley will be televised on TNT’s Summer Series before the June 8 NASCAR race at Pocono. …

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J.R. Smith: He’s Not the Only Knucklehead in the NBA

Now that Knicks’ guard J.R. Smith has returned from suspension, after the whole shoelace scandal, we decided to list other NBA players who went the knucklehead route and got in trouble. And while Smith’s actions got him in a mess with the league and not the police, these other players weren’t so lucky. Charles Barkley– If you watch TNT’s “Inside …

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Allen “The Answer” Iverson’s Number to be Retired

According to an NBC announcement this Wednesday, Allen Iverson’s no. 3 will join its rightful place among legendary names such as Wilt Chamberlain, Julius Erving and Charles Barkley when his jersey gets retired on the first of March next year. The recently retired star was the 1996 NBA Draft’s first pick and played for the 76ers for 10 seasons. He …

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Charles Barkley Takes Shots at Melo and LeBron

These days, one can find Charles Barkley nestled comfortably between the likes of Ernie Johnson, Kenny Smith, and Shaquille O’Neal on the set of TNT’s Inside the NBA. Once upon a time, though, Barkley was an elite NBA forward, finishing in the top 8 in player efficiency ratings for 14 consecutive years and earning the ridiculous moniker, “The Round Mound …

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Barkley: Gay Players Were “No Big Deal” In The NBA

Charles Barkley knows a thing or two about the NBA. He was a player for more than 15 years so surely he would know something about gay players in the league, right? In a radio interview on the Dan Patrick show, the subject of Jason Collins, who recently came out as the first openly gay NBA player, and gay players …

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