Tag: CHARLES BARKLEY

Kevin Durant Wants to Whoop Michael Rapaport’s Ass and I’m Not Quite Sure How to Feel About It

Photo: Mike Lawrie (Getty Images) While Everybody Loves Raymond, actor Michael Rapaport continues to elude a similar fate. Advertisement Maybe it’s because he habitually involves himself in Black people problems that have jack shit to do with him; maybe it’s because he came for Janet Jackson; maybe it’s because he got dragged by Meek Mill; […]

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Texas Sen. John Cornyn: Why Do We Keep Treating Migrants Like Humans?

Photo: Tom Williams (Getty Images) Texas Republican Sen. John Cornyn is known for saying insensitive, racist-y, fucked up statements. Advertisement He blamed the insurrection on the Capitol on “lax security,” called then-President Trump’s second impeachment “awfully vindictive,” “completely unnecessary” and “ill-advised,” and doesn’t believe that there is systemic racism. But his comments Monday might take […]

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Charles Barkley Called LeBron And KD Out For ‘Jazz Slander’ When Gobert And Mitchell Were The Last All-Star Picks

The 2021 NBA All-Star Draft featured LeBron James and Kevin Durant picking their squads and at the end of the process, there were two names left standing: Jazz center Rudy Gobert and Jazz guard Donovan Mitchell. That the two All-Stars from the team with the NBA’s best record were the last selected was not going […]

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Charles Barkley’s Harden Trade Analysis: KD Went From The Splash Brothers To The Dribble Brothers

In the hours after the four-team blockbuster trade that ended with James Harden in Brooklyn, Victor Oladipo in Houston, Caris LeVert in Indiana, Jarrett Allen in Cleveland and the Rockets with a blank slate, many have weighed in with analysis on all sides. Not to be outdone, TNT’s Inside The NBA crew broke it all […]

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The ‘Inside The NBA’ Crew Couldn’t Stop Laughing After A Prickly Interview With Kevin Durant

The Brooklyn Nets were utterly dominant on Tuesday evening, zooming to a 15-point lead after 12 minutes and ultimately throttling the Golden State Warriors by a 125-99 margin in the NBA’s regular season opener. As one may expect, Kevin Durant was a big piece of the puzzle for the Nets, scoring 22 points in only […]

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Shaq And Jayson Tatum Trash-Talked Charles Barkley Mercilessly During ‘The Match 3’

It’s no secret that NBA players love golf. For some, it’s a way life, and it begs the question as to whether some of these guys might’ve found themselves on the PGA circuit had basketball not been an option. Michael Jordan, for instance, is an avid golfer, and to no surprise, an obsessive competitor on […]

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Charles Barkley, Candace Owens Combine Forces to Be Loud and Wrong About Breonna Taylor, Defunding the Police

Photo: SAMEER AL-DOUMY/Stephen Lovekin (Getty Images) Stop me if you’ve heard this before, but Charles Barkley said something stupid—again. Advertisement On Thursday, as hundreds of figures throughout the sports world shared their reactions to the Breonna Taylor verdict, the 11-time NBA All-Star offered his own opinion on TNT’s Inside the NBA. “I just feel bad […]

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Remember When Charles Barkley and Shaq Got Into That On-Court Scrap? It Turns Out It Was Their Mothers Who Squashed the Beef

Photo: Bryan Bedder (Getty Images) Shaquille O’Neal is big as shit. At over seven feet tall and somewhere around 330 pounds, he’s not the type of dude who’s had to throw hands too many times over the course of his life. But back in 1999, fellow NBA legend Charles Barkley decided he wanted that smoke. […]

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The ‘Inside The NBA’ Crew Honored John Thompson With An On-Air Tribute

On Monday, the world learned that legendary Georgetown head coach John Thompson Jr. passed away at the age of 78. In the hours following the news of his death, many in the basketball universe reflected on Thompson’s wide-ranging influence, ranging from former Georgetown players like Allen Iverson and Patrick Ewing to high-profile voices like Michael […]

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Shaq Wouldn’t Stop Breaking Brooms On ‘Inside The NBA’

The Lakers put the finishing touches on a series win over the Blazers on Saturday night, rattling off their fourth straight win over Portland after dropping the opener of the series to advance to the second round. After the game, the Inside the NBA crew continued to poke fun at Charles Barkley’s proclamation that the […]

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Boban Marjanovic And The ‘Inside The NBA’ Crew Are A Match Made In Heaven

Postgame interviews with players are rarely must-watch television. Players tend to speak in platitudes and get out of there without saying something inflammatory or coming off as selfish — every single walkoff interview will include some form of “it was a team effort/win” in it. For those that happen via satellite, it’s often awkward with […]

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Charles Barkley Celebrated The Blazers Beating The Lakers By Sweeping The ‘Inside The NBA’ Studio

Charles Barkley is one of the folks who believe that the Portland Trail Blazers have what it takes to knock off the Los Angeles Lakers in the 1-8 series in the Western Conference. None of us can tell the future, but the Blazers took the first step towards making that prediction look really good, as […]

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Draymond Green Had An Eventful Appearance On ‘Inside The NBA’ Friday Night

Inside the NBA rarely lets us down. On Thursday night, Charles Barkley and company treated us to a demonstration of his memory capacity (or lackthereof), and the results were just about what you’d expect. They were back at it again for Friday night’s busy dlate of action, but this time with a special guest host […]

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Watch Charles Barkley Put His Memory To The Test On ‘Inside The NBA’

The topic of cognitive tests have entered the popular consciousness in recent weeks, with a certain embattled world leader attempting to brandish his results as a political tool in the upcoming election, despite the fact that the test is typically only administered to patients who are thought to be potentially suffering from dementia. But nevermind […]

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Draymond Green Explained To Charles Barkley Why He Takes Issue With His Commentary

For a long time, Charles Barkley and Draymond Green have exchanged barbs through the media. Green is well-known for his no-holds-barred attitude, both on and off the court, and Barkley is legendary for having (very) little filter in his role as the face of TNT’s NBA studio coverage. In advance of the NBA’s restart in […]

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