Jeremy Roenick ate hot chicken, got spice in his eyes, was thrown off a mechanical bull

NHL on NBC analyst Jeremy Roenick was in Nashville Saturday ahead of Sunday’s Game Six of the Stanley Cup Final (8 p.m. Eastern, NBC), and he had quite the adventure, as displayed on the NHL’s Snapchat account. Here’s video of Roenick trying to eat Hattie B’s Hot Chicken, serving beers at a bar, and getting thrown off a mechanical bull: That’s quite the video, especially...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Charles Barkley says he’s spending next six weeks on ‘fat farm’

Charles Barkley will miss the rest of the NBA Finals, the NBA Awards, and the start of the offseason. Why? He’s off to “fat camp.”Barkley made the announcement on NBA TV’s postgame show Friday night, saying he needs to get in shape and is taking the opportunity to do so in the offseason. Barkley added that he was going to San Antonio for it, though given his long history...
Via Larry Brown Sports
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Charles Barkley’s “Keys To Victory For The Cavs”: the Pope, the Dalai Lama, and Jesus?

“Keys To The Game” can often wind up being pretty silly, and Turner Sports analyst Charles Barkley fully leaned into that on NBA TV ahead of Game Four of the NBA Finals Friday night. Barkley’s “Keys To Victory For The Cavs” were a list of religious figures: #NBAFinals — NBA TV (@NBATV) June 9, 2017 “This is the first time in my memory you...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Predators fan makes a giant replica of Pekka Rinne out of balloons

The Stanley Cup Final usually produces some bizarre, fun stories from around the hockey world. We’ve already talked about bad breath and Listerine, Charles Barkley, catfish and Justin Bieber’s sporting loyalties.In other words, a story about a Predators fan building a giant replica of Pekka Rinne out of balloons sounds kind of normal at this point.Sam the Balloon Man, a man who...
Via The Comeback
14 days ago  |  Discuss

‘Fat old dude’ Charles Barkley slams Tristan Thompson’s play

Charles Barkley, as he is wont to do, pulled no punches when articulating an opinion Wednesday night, saying this time that a “fat old dude” like him could have outplayed Tristan Thompson in Game 3 of the NBA Finals.Thompson was held scoreless on only one shot attempt and pulled down a measly three rebounds in the Cleveland Cavaliers’ crushing 118-113 loss to the Golden State...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Charles Barkley goes on Stanley Cup Final broadcast, bashes NBA

NBA on TNT analyst Charles Barkley has been talking up his NHL fandom this year, first saying “Thank god for the NHL playoffs, that’s what I’ve been watching in the back” on-air as a shot at the NBA playoffs, then calling in to NHL Network to discuss his hockey fandom (and call the Stanley Cup playoffs “the best thing in sports“), then saying on-air he wanted to leave...
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

Ernie Johnson downplays recent Charles Barkley-Shaq spat

A recent on-air spat between Shaquille O’Neal and Charles Barkley led to speculation that all might not be well between the two NBA icons-turned analysts. But Ernie Johnson, longtime host of TNT’s “Inside the NBA,” disputes that any feud exists between the larger-than-life personalities.Johnson insists the notion of a feud couldn’t be further from the truth. In fact, Johnson...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Shaq takes hilarious shot at Barkley with old photo

Charles Barkley and Shaquille O’Neal are no strangers to giving each other a hard time on the air, but Shaq is now taking the friendly rivalry to social media.On Thursday, Shaq shared a photo on Facebook that showed him in the process of blocking one of Barkley’s shots back when the two played against one another. “Back when I used to DOMINATE on bum a– Chuck #throwbackthursdays...
Via Larry Brown Sports
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Charles Barkley, Shaq got personal again

Charles Barkley and Shaquille O’Neal often throw jabs at one another on TNT’s “Inside the NBA,” and they got personal with it once again on Tuesday night. After the Cleveland Cavaliers beat the Boston Celtics in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference Finals, Shaq became irritated that Chuck interrupted him when he was talking. He went straight for the jugular, and Barkley responded...
Via Larry Brown Sports
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Charles Barkley responds to Hawks trolling him

The Atlanta Hawks trolled Charles Barkley during the week after the NBA regular season came to a close, and now Barkley has responded.During “Inside the NBA” on Sunday prior to Game 1 of the Eastern Conference playoff series between the Hawks and Wizards, Barkley got his chance to respond to Atlanta.“I saw that the Atlanta Hawks called me out,” said Barkley on TNT. “So...
Via Larry Brown Sports
April 16, 2017  |  Discuss

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