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Charles Barkley has an opinion on everything, that much is clear, so it should not surprise anyone that he has spoken out about the verdict in the murder trial against George Zimmerman. Zimmerman was found innocent in the murder of Trayvon Martin, which has sparked divisions among people all over the country, including among races. Martin was a young black teenager, and Zimmerman is hispanic. Many in the black community in this country feel that Zimmerman should have been found guilty of murder, but Barkley feels differently. Speaking with Maria Bartiromo of CNBC via RCP: 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 that night. Clearly something went wrong. I feel bad for anybody who loses a kid, but if you looked at the case and you don’t make it — there was some racial profiling, no question about it. But something happened that changed the dynamic of that night, and I know — that’s probably not a popular opinion among most people but just looking at the evidence I agreed with the verdict. I just feel bad because I don’t [...]

Barkley: I agree with Martin verdict

Charles Barkley finally spoke publicly on the Trayvon Martin verdict, and his comments may shock many of his fans. "I agreed with the verdict," Barkley said Thursday on CNBC's "Closing Bell with Maria Bartiromo". "I feel sorry that young kid got killed. But they didn't have enough evidence to charge him (George Zimmerman)." Added Barkley:...

Charles Barkley Rips The Lakers, Says “They Stink” (Video)

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...

Barkley rips 76ers for lack of coach

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...

Charles Barkley Agrees With George Zimmerman Verdict, Says ‘There Are a Lot of Back People Who Are Racist, Too’ (Video)

Charles Barkley has never been one to shy away from sharing his opinion, no matter how controversial. Likewise, Sir Charles has considered a political career in the past, and does frequently weigh in on social issues. On Thursday, Barkley appeared on the CNBC program Closing Bell, and he was asked to share his opinion about the controversial Trayvon Martin-George Zimmerman verdict...

Charles Barkley calls Sixers ‘a joke’ for not having a coach

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 Makes Controversial Statement About George Zimmerman Verdict

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 explains why he doesn't use Twitter

Former NBA forward Charles Barkley never fails to deliver.On Thursday, speaking with Maria Bartiromo on CNBC's The Closing Bell about social media, Barkley began the conversation by revealing why he didn't use Twitter.“I will never tweet,” he said. “Because, the thing about being in the limelight, you’re like the homecoming queen. All the other girls hate you.”Valid...

Charles Barkley Agrees With The Zimmerman 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...

Charles Barkley Says He Agrees With George Zimmerman Verdict (Video)

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.” “I feel...

We Love Charles Barkley…For The Most Part

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...

Charles Barkley Handed Out $100 Bills At Tahoe Golf Tourney & Jay Cutler’s Party

Charles Barkley had a decent Thursday at the American Century Celebrity Golf Championship at Lake Tahoe. Not only did he go on CNBC …

Inside the NBA’s Kenny Smith selling California home for $2.8 million

Tweet   Many people know Kenny Smith as a member of the Inside the NBA crew on TNT, where he provides analysis along with Charles Barkley, Shaq, Ernie Johnson, and occasionally Chris Webber. Some may remember when Smith was dropping 17 points a game for the Houston Rockets and competing in the NBA’s Slam Dunk [...]

Drunk Shirtless Bros Give Michael Phelps ‘USA’ Chant At Tahoe Tourney

We’ve already shown you Charles Barkley passing out $100 bills yesterday on the 7th green at the American Century Golf Championship. Now comes…
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