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No, Charles Barkley, Spanking Kids Isn't A Black Thing

HuffPost Live | Rahel Gebreyes | Posted 09.18.2014 | Black Voices

No, Charles Barkley, spanking kids isn’t a black or southern thing. After Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson was charged with “reck...

Spare the Rod : What Charles Barkley gets wrong about corporal punishment and black culture

Slate | Josh Voorhees | Posted 09.17.2014 | Black Voices

I’m guessing that Charles Barkley delivered exactly what CBS’s producers hoped for when they invited him on The NFL Today this past Sunday. Barkle...

Charles Barkley: 'Every Black Parent In The South' Hits Their Kids

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 09.15.2014 | Sports

Charles Barkley defended embattled Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson during a recent interview, saying that "every black parents in the S...

A Conversation with Jason Collins

Elizabeth Ann Thompson | Posted 08.25.2014 | Sports
Elizabeth Ann Thompson

Collins stated he thought about coming out during the lockout in 2011 when he had time on his hands and after seeing an "It Gets Better Video" his trainer did.

For the Love of Golf

Elisa Gaudet | Posted 07.22.2014 | Sports
Elisa Gaudet

National Golf Day was May 21, 2014. There are so many great things about golf that extend far beyond the actual sport.

Tim Duncan and His Girlfriend Take on Charles Barkley for Charity

Dr. Abraham Froman | Posted 07.22.2014 | Impact
Dr. Abraham Froman

Charles Barkley says a lot of, well, stuff. Some of it makes sense, some of it not-so-much. Recently he referred to the "big ol' women" in San Antonio, adding the city is where "Victoria is definitely a secret," and being a "gold mine for weight-watchers."

Charles Barkley Gets A Dose Of His Own Medicine

Posted 05.20.2014 | Sports

Charles Barkley was on the receiving end of a good 'ol shaming. After the "Inside the NBA" correspondent made an offensive remark about women in Sa...

WATCH: Charles Barkely Golfing Will Make You Feel A Lot Better About Your Skills

The Huffington Post | Arman Walia | Posted 05.15.2014 | Sports

Charles Barkley brought his wacky golf swing to the Regions Tradition Pro-Am in Alabama on Wednesday and it did not disappoint. ...

WATCH: Shaq Pranks Barkley On 'Inside The NBA'

Awful Announcing | Posted 05.12.2014 | Sports

By Ken Fang, Awful Announcing Oh, that tricky Shaquille O’Neal. He’s up to no good again. During Sunday’s edition of Inside the NBA, Shaq had...

Charles Barkley Disappointed With Magic Johnson

The Huffington Post | Michael Klopman | Posted 05.01.2014 | Sports

Charles Barkley expressed disappointment with Magic Johnson over his gleeful reaction to the news that Mike D'Antoni would resign as the coach of the...

Charles Barkley Calls Out The Pacers

The Huffington Post | Michael Klopman | Posted 04.21.2014 | Sports

TNT's Charles Barkley called out the Indiana Pacers on Sunday for playing like "dogs" and wussies" in their Game 1 loss to the Atlanta Hawks. The top ...

Charles Barkley Mocks Shaq's 'Fat A**'

Posted 04.04.2014 | Sports

The joke battle between Charles Barkley and Shaquille O'Neal doesn't seem to be ending anytime soon. With a little help from Conan O'Brien, Barkley re...

Shaq Can't Stop Burning Charles Barkley

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 03.28.2014 | Sports

It may not be the fiercest rivalry in all of sports, but it sure is entertaining. Shaq and Charles Barkley have been trading barbs since their days...

WATCH: Barkley Nearly Fell Asleep On Live TV

Posted 03.14.2014 | Sports

Charles Barkley seemed to need a cup of coffee or perhaps just some better basketball to watch on Thursday night. The Hall of Famer nearly fell as...

Why Proponents of Raising the NBA Age Minimum Are Full of Beans

Jonathan Weiler | Posted 05.06.2014 | Sports
Jonathan Weiler

The NBA's owners may sincerely believe that they will be improving the overall product if they start barring players under 20. But they will be sincerely mistaken.

Richard Sherman's Big Mouth Will Pay Dividends in the Super Bowl

Marquis Cabrera | Posted 04.02.2014 | Sports
Marquis Cabrera

Richard Sherman's iconic postgame interview with Erin Andrews was candid, emotional, unsportsmanlike, and definitely EXTRA. Even so, as a sports fan, I loved Sherman's interview because it captured the heart of a city with a big mouth.

Charles Barkley Supports Richard Sherman

Posted 01.31.2014 | Black Voices

--NBA Hall of Famer & sports analyst, Charles Barkley responds to Richard Sherman’s definition of the term, “thug.” (CNN) More Notabl...

Here Is Charles Barkley's First Trip On The NYC Subway

Posted 01.25.2014 | Sports

As a NBA Hall Of Famer and an Emmy Award-winning broadcaster Charles Barkley has been afforded the opportunity to travel across the globe. Barkley has...

Charles Barkley: 'What I Do With My Black Friends Is Not Up To White America To Dictate'

Posted 11.25.2013 | Black Voices

--NBA Hall of Famer & sports analyst, Charles Barkley responds to Los Angeles Clippers guard, Matt Barnes’ recent tweet using the N-word. He was lat...

Barkley: LeBron Not In Top 5 All-Time

Posted 10.29.2013 | Sports

In Charles Barkley's eyes, LeBron James still has some work to do. On the day before the 2013-14 NBA season-opener, the Hall of Famer told Richard Dei...

CDW and Charles Barkley: An Advertising Dream Team?

Evan Bleier | Posted 12.11.2013 | Business
Evan Bleier

National technology solutions provider CDW launched its integrated marketing campaign, "People Who Get IT" in January 2011 but the advertising didn't really start putting on the full-court press until NBA Hall of Famer Charles Barkley joined up in March of 2012.

Barkley Not A Fan Of Johnny Football

Posted 09.12.2013 | Sports

Charles Barkley doesn't sound like he is a fan of Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel. Barkley was asked about the 2012 Heisman Trophy winner on ...

Charles Barkley Is a Role Model (Sort Of)

Andrew Cotto | Posted 10.16.2013 | Media
Andrew Cotto

Charles Barkley has become a role model Or, at least, a voice worthy of a place at the table of public discourse. He's particularly candid and refreshing when it comes to matters of race.

Charles Barkley: Martin 'Flipped The Switch' On Zimmerman That Night

The Huffington Post | Hunter Stuart | Posted 07.19.2013 | Sports

Former NBA power forward Charles Barkley spoke about the George Zimmerman trial on CNBC on Thursday, telling host Maria Bartiromo he agreed with the v...

Best NBA Players Never To Win An NBA Championship

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 06.11.2013 | Sports

Either Gary Neal or Chris Andersen will lift the Larry O'Brien Trophy and be fitted for a championship ring after the conclusion of the 2013 NBA Final...