Found February 22, 2012 on Jocks and Stiletto Jill:
Former NBA player Charles Oakley’s reputation in the NBA was legendary. Some of the thug-nificant off court alleged incidents are even crazier. Oakley has never been known to hold his tongue so you know his recent radio interview with Jim Rome is absolutely full of quotables. Oakley shared his thoughts on Kevin Garnett (he’s not a [...]

Charles Oakley calls Kevin Garnett ‘one of the weakest guys to ever play the game’

I really don’t feel like discussing “Kevin Garnett, tough guy or fake tough guy” again (you can read my thoughts on that matter here) but Charles Oakley made some bold comments regarding Garnett that probably deserve mentioning.  (Larry Brown Sports)“Garnett left Minnesota and hollered and screamed and all that but hes not a tough guy,” Oakley said as Sports Talk Network...

Charles Oakley rips into Garnett, Barkley and Perkins all at once for being soft

A great player but not enough to win a championship. Charles Oakley was one of the most physical power forwards when he used to play back in the day, but now he has turned his attention to other players. Basically he would like to point out that Kevin Garnett isn't as tough as Garnett would like everybody to believe. Just a whole lot of screaming and yelling with nothing...

Charley Oakley Has Had a Cooking Show Since 2008 – The “Oakley Cafe” Show

<a href="" class="moshare-button-21" data-message="Former New York Knicks bad boy, Charles Oakley has a cooking show? After hearing Oakley on the Jim Rome show yesterday rip anyone and everyone I decided to do some research and found this gem from 2008. According to an old article by our friends at Black Sports Online...

Shaq helps Charles Barkley get manicure/pedicure during TNT pregame show (Photos)

Earlier tonight, Charles Barkley celebrated his 50th birthday and the guys over at Inside the NBA decided to give him a present in a manicure/pedicure.Here are the pictures of Barkley getting the pedicure with Shaq's help:

Your Morning Dump... A positive spin to the Celtics season

Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here... highlighting the big storyline. Because there's nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump. In a condensed season, an experienced team like the Celtics just wants to survive the regular season and get a decent seed in the playoffs. And though it hasn't been pretty (they've cracked the 100...

Kevin Garnett back, Wilcox and O'Neal out tonight vs OKC

According to Rotoworld, Jermaine O'Neal will sit out tonight when the Celtics take on the Thunder in Oklahoma City. O'Neal injured his wrist while taking a charge in Monday night's game against the Dallas Mavericks. Rookie Greg Stiemsma is expected to start in his place. Chris Wilcox will also be out tonight after suffering a groin injury on Monday night. Even with...

Charles Barkley: Wizards ‘struggling like black folks in the ‘60s’

So the TNT studio crew had some more fun with the Wizards last night, after their blowout loss in Phoenix. Some of the highlights, with the game-action or Phoenix-bits omitted. Charles Barkley: “We call them the Generals, Ernie.”  Read full article >>

Charles Oakley is old school y’all

Once upon a time, before athletes became acutely sensitive to every-little-slight or criticism, athletes used to be able to criticize each other with impunity. But then we had crap like Sammy Sosa and Mark McGuire holding hands during the homerun chase, and applauding your competitors became the thing to do. In the age of 24/7 media, GOD FORBID we ever hear a disparaging word about...

Barkley, Smith To Work NCAA Tournament Telecasts

Charles Barkley and Kenny Smith will provide studio analysis throughout the NCAA tournament.

Boston Getting Beat Down!

Kevin Garnett is fading fast.Despite being a lifelong Boston Celtics fanatic, I think the state of the C’s right now is quite funny!I know that may not sound right, but I’m sorry … I’m just blown away at the fact that Doc Rivers and President Danny Ainge have let the aging team reach its current state.I mean, how obvious is it that the Celtics are as slow as a damn turtle...

Recap: Celtics leave OKC with a moral victory

I didn't watch enough of this game to offer legitimate analysis, but I will give the Celtics a boat load of credit for cutting a 27-point deficit (83-56 with 6:35 remaining in 3rd quarter) to 6 points late in the 4th quarter. The Celtics had two sloppy turnovers (Pietrus bad pass and KG's drop) that squelched the comeback. OKC ran away with it 119-104. Avery Bradley...

Shaq brags about bad test scores

Here's our hero Shaquille O'Neal on Inside the NBA from Monday night, doing a little trivia game. In addition to bragging about going to THREE colleges, Shaq brags about his standardized test scores... a 780 on the SAT and a 22 on the ACT. At the time when Shaq would have been taking the tests, the SAT was out of 1600, and the 15th percentile was more than 85...

Celtics-Thunder Preview

When the NBA's condensed schedule was released, one spot for the Oklahoma City Thunder to circle seemed to be a back-to-back home stretch against the league's premier historical powerhouses. Given the current state of the Boston Celtics, the Thunder's biggest obstacle might be looking ahead. The Thunder go for their 11th consecutive home win Wednesday night against...

Celtics get KG back, but Wilcox, O'Neal out

The Celtics will welcome Kevin Garnett back to the floor for Wednesday's game against the Thunder, but they will be without big men Jermaine O'Neal (sprained left wrist) and Chris Wilcox (right adductor strain), according to the team.

AA Podcast #17 - Kenny Smith

In this week's podcast we're joined by Kenny "The Jet" Smith from TNT's Inside the NBA. Along with Ernie Johnson, Charles Barkley, and now Shaquille O'Neal, Kenny has been part of one of the most successful studio shows in sports. The NBA on TNT crew will also work the NCAA Tournament for the second year in a row as well. Kenny chats with AA about covering...
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