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With August approaching, the Philadelphia 76ers remain the only NBA team without a head coach. In outspoken former star Charles Barkley’s opinion, that fact is “a joke.”
Appearing on Comcast SportsNet’s “Philly Sports Talk” on Friday, Barkley voiced his disagreement with the Sixers’ decision to allow their coaching search to drag on into late July.
Doug Collins, their coach of the last three years, resigned on April 18, and new general manager Sam Hinkie — hired on May 11 — has reached out to several candidates since joining the organization, with Sixers assistant Michael Curry and Spurs assistant Brett Brown seen as the two front runners.
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Charles Barkley blasted the Philadelphia 76ers for taking so long with their coaching search, calling it 'silly' and a 'joke.'
Charles Barkley has spent the past two days giving his opinion on everything from issues plaguing society, to certain NBA topics.
On Friday Barkley cause serious waves when he appeared on the CNBC program Closing Bell, and said that he agreed with the verdict in the George Zimmerman trial.
Barkley later joined ESPN for an interview, and discussed some of the moves made in the...
Charles Barkley, who never minces words, ripped his former team during a TV interview Friday.
While appearing on Comcast SportsNet's "Philly Sports Talk", the former Philadelphia star said the 76ers are a "joke" for letting their coaching search stretch into late July.
"I think that's one of the silliest things that I've seen in sports in a...
The Philadelphia 76ers are still without a head coach. Former NBA star Charles Barkley thinks that is an absolute “joke.” “I think that’s one of the silliest things that I’ve seen in sports in a long time,” Barkley said on Comcast SportsNet’s Friday edition of “Philly Sports Talk.” “I’m in Philly
Charles Barkley doesn't care what people think. He has made that clear whenever he is in front of camera or talking to a reporter. The says what he thinks in his own unabashed and often entertaining way. In the process he may say a few things that anger people, but you can at least count on him to give you his honest opinion.
That's what he did recently in an interview...
Charles Barkley has never been one to hold his tongue or filter out his opinions, so we knew at some point, Charles would be asked his opinion on the Trayvon Martin-George Zimmerman verdict.
Barkley was a guest on the CNBC program Closing Bell, and was asked to give his opinion on the case. Barkley, in a surprising move to some, said “he agreed with the verdict.”
Speaking with CNBC via yardbarker, the always outspoken Charles Barkley revealed his thoughts on the Martin/Zimmerman verdict yesterday. And as one can imagine, it was thoughtful, unexpected and slightly against the grain.
“Well, I agreed with the verdict. I feel sorry that young kid got killed. But they didn’t have enough evidence to charge him. Something clearly went wrong...
I post this video not necessarily because of the content, but mostly because of the delivery. During an interview with ESPN on Friday, Charles Barkley discussed some of the offseason moves around the NBA. He defended Dwight Howard for going to Houston, saying the Rockets are a good basketball fit for the center. He said [...]
The Philadelphia 76ers have not had a head coach since April 18, the day after they finished their 2012-13 season with a rare win and Doug Collins officially resigned. Since then, the Sixers have hired a new general manager, pulled off a stunning draft-day trade and gone all-in on tanking the upcoming season in hopes of landing the No. 1 pick in next year’s NBA draft.
Yet 95 days...
Charles Barkley had a busy weekend. After handing out hundreds like party favors at the American Century Celebrity Golf Championship on Thursday, Barkley…
By Jamar Hudson / @jamarhudson Unlike his boy MJ, Charles Barkley has successfully found a post-career profession that has equalled, if not surpassed, his Hall-of-Fame playing career. He is undoubtedly the driving force behind the best studio show not just in basketball, but in all of sports. The NBA on TNT has made Thursday nights [...]The post We Love Charles Barkley…For The...
We’ve already shown you Charles Barkley passing out $100 bills yesterday on the 7th green at the American Century Golf Championship.