Brooklyn Nets Kevin Durant isn’t going to allow NBA legend Charles Barkley to talk about him without getting in a word. check out his cp3.
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Charles Wade Barkley is an American former professional basketball player who is a television analyst on TNT.
|Born||February 20, 1963
Leeds, Alabama, U.S.
|Listed height||6 ft 6 in (1.98 m)|
|Listed weight||252 lb (114 kg)|
Nicknamed “Sir Charles”, “Chuck”, and “the Round Mound of Rebound”, Barkley played 16 seasons in the National Basketball Association (NBA) for three teams.
Though shorter than the typical power forward, he used his strength and aggressiveness to become one of the NBA’s most dominant rebounders.
He was a versatile player who had the ability to score, create plays, and defend. Barkley was an 11-time NBA All-Star, an 11-time member of the All-NBA Team, and the 1993 NBA Most Valuable Player (MVP). He was named to the NBA’s 50th and 75th anniversary teams.
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There is no doubt that CP3 is an all-time point guard and a first-ballot Hall of Famer. The twelve-time All-Star is known for his remarkable leadership skills.
While it’s next to impossible to tag Paul as a choker, he has struggled during elimination games.
Charles Barkley suggested a swift solution to “put an end to” inappropriate fan behavior following the incident involving Chris Paul’s family after Phoenix’s 111-101 loss to Dallas at American Airlines Center on Sunday afternoon.
Paul averaged 3.1 TPG during the series against the Mavericks compared to his 2.4 during the regular season.
The veteran had a mere 10-points in a Game Seven, having only 8 FGA. Thus with the heat growing on CP3, he found support from former Suns MVP Charles Barkley.
During a recent appearance on the Ryen Russillo podcast, The Chuckster slammed those criticizing Paul off-late.
CP3 is a wizard when it comes to turning the fortunes of a franchise for good. The former Clippers guard was the architect behind the Lob City era, followed by his stint in Houston, where the Rockets almost beat the Warriors super team.
Just when everyone thought he was close to done after being traded to the lottery team OKC, Paul shocked us, leading a roster of young inexperienced players to the 2020 Bubble playoffs.
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Charles Barkley’s “guarantee!” that the U.S. Men’s National Team would beat the Netherlands and advance to the 2022 FIFA World Cup quarterfinal seemed to give one of the Dutch goalscorers a bit of added motivation ahead of the match.
Memphis, who scored the first goal in the Netherlands 3-1 win over the USMNT, apparently saw Barkley’s proclamation on NBA on TNT and took to Twitter to blast Barkley after the final whistle.
Barkley took the liberty to exude his patriotism during the week between the USMNT’s win against Iran and its loss in the round of 16 to the Dutch on Saturday.
But he might regret it now after the U.S. was outclassed from the start by a more experienced and more talented team.
Memphis also shared a text exchange he had with Family Feud host and legendary TV personality Steve Harvey. Memphis was previously engaged to Harvey’s stepdaughter Lori.
Also USMNT coach Gregg Berhalter offered Memphis, who plays for Barcelona in La Liga, as the difference between teams like The Netherlands and teams like the U.S. He said the U.S. needs a guy like Memphis who is “scoring in Champions League,” in order to compete with the top teams at the World Cup.
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Barkley was born and raised in Leeds, Alabama, 10 miles outside Birmingham. He was the first black baby born at a segregated, all-white town hospital and was in the first group of black students at his elementary school.
- Height : 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m)
His parents divorced when he was young after his father abandoned the family, which included younger brother Darryl Barkley.
His mother remarried and they had a son, John Glenn. Another brother, Rennie, died in infancy. His stepfather was killed in an accident when Charles was 11 years old.
And he attended Leeds High School. As a junior, Barkley stood 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m) and weighed 220 pounds (100 kg).
He failed to make the varsity team and was named as a reserve. However, during the summer Barkley grew to 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) and earned a starting position on the varsity as a senior.
He averaged 19.1 points and 17.9 rebounds per game and led his team to a 26–3 record en route to the state semi-finals.