Michael Jordan’s insane golf gambling stories revealed

When you’re the richest person in sports history, you’re allowed to splurge a bit on some fun, but Michael Jordan’s betting habits are downright ridiculous. The NBA superstar had his extravagant hobby outed by one-time close friend and legendary loudmouth Charles Barkley. Barkley, who played against Jordan throughout his career, recalled a number of occasions where...
Via New York Post
3 hours ago

Charles Barkley discusses Michael Jordan’s insane golf bets

Michael Jordan has a reputation for being a big gambler, but just how crazy of a gambler is he? Charles Barkley gave us an idea.Barkley joined “The Dan Patrick Show” on Thursday and talked about some of his old golf games with MJ.Barkley confirmed to DP that Jordan will only play golf for money. He says it’s for thousands or hundreds of thousands of dollars per hole. Barkley...
Via Larry Brown Sports
18 hours ago  |  Discuss

Auburn Basketball: How Auburn basketball can make good on Barkley’s guarantee

Here we take a look at comments made by Auburn basketball legend Charles Barkley, and how the program is taking steps to follow suit. TNT basketball commentator Charles Barkley — otherwise known as the most important person in Auburn basketball history — raised eyebrows last week during the NCAA Tournament when he guaranteed that the […] Auburn Basketball: How Auburn basketball...
Via Fly War Eagle
1 day ago

Charles Barkley called out Shaq for all this flat earth insanity

I can’t believe I’m typing these words in 2017 and not 1017, but Flat Earth hypotheses have been all the rage in sports recently. Kyrie Irving came out and started it all by questioning the spherical nature of our planet. I still can’t figure out if he’s trolling or not, but regardless it’s led to others coming out of the shadows in support of this.In spite of literally...
Via Awful Announcing
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Lonzo Ball and UCLA are keeping an otherwise dull NCAA tournament alive

SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- Duke is done. Villanova has vanished. Gonzaga's great bit it's not going to rate.But this NCAA tournament is going to keep being fun for as long as UCLA's still alive.The most entertaining show in college basketball -- on and off the court -- will continue for at least another week after the third-seeded Bruins ran away from No. 6 seed Cincinnati 79-67 on Sunday...
Via FOX Sports
4 days ago

Barkley: Warriors have 'zero chance' of winning title without Durant

After Moonlight won the Oscar for Best Picture, the New England Patriots came back to win the Super Bowl, Donald Trump won the election, and the Chicago Cubs won the World Series, one would think that nothing has “zero chance” of happening. Evidently not.According to Charles Barkley, the Golden State Warriors have “zero chance of winning the championship” without Kevin Durant...
Via Sportsnaut
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Charles Barkley trolled with unflattering All-Star emoji, rips social media

The NBA have introduced custom Twitter emojis for the 2017 NBA All-Star Game. Every player on both the Eastern Conference and Western Conference squads have their own custom emoji, which will allow fans on social media to amuse themselves throughout All-Star Weekend.The NBA introduced the player emojis in a series of tweets on Thursday night, announcing they were live on Twitter...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
February 16, 2017  |  Discuss

Roddy White says Charles Barkley lost $100K betting on Falcons

The Atlanta Falcons broke the hearts of their fans by somehow blowing a 25-point lead in Super Bowl LI, but they did more than that to the gamblers. Of course, Charles Barkley was among those who supposedly placed a sizable wager on the game.In an appearance on the “We Never Played the Game” podcast with Jeff Schultz and Zach Klein this week, former Falcons wide receiver Roddy...
Via Larry Brown Sports
February 15, 2017  |  Discuss

Barkley, opposing coach rip high schooler over 92-point game

Leave it to Charles Barkley to bash a sophomore in high school who had himself an incredible 92-point game.LaMelo Ball, a star at Chino Hills High School in Southern California and UCLA recruit, scored 92 points in his team’s 146-123 win over Osos High School Tuesday night. Ball, the younger brother of UCLA star Lonzo Ball, took a whopping 61 shots and made 37 of them. Barkley...
Via Larry Brown Sports
February 08, 2017  |  Discuss

Charles Barkley rips TNT again for airing Knicks game

Charles Barkley, never afraid to ruffle some feathers — even those of his employer — ripped TNT once again Monday night for airing a New York Knicks game, something he specifically has done in the past.The NBA on TNT studio crew were handling pregame coverage ahead of the Knicks’ showdown with the Indiana Pacers when Barkley confronted Ernie Johnson on why the network would...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
January 24, 2017  |  Discuss

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