Shaquille O’Neal and Charles Barkley, two of the NBA‘s most dominant big-men, are identified for his or her abilities on the court docket however not essentially for his or her physique.
Nevertheless, Shaq, who’s now 51 years outdated, shocked followers by saying that he’s in nice form and near his goal weight on his ‘Large Podcast‘. It is a main achievement for the previous participant, who struggled with weight acquire after 2002.
Charles Barkley’s weight has been a subject of dialogue since he entered the league in 1984. Regardless of being extremely expert, he was near being chubby when he was drafted fifth total by the Philadelphia 76ers. It wasn’t until MVP Moses Malone helped him get into form that he was in a position to absolutely understand his potential on the court docket.
Shaq’s hilarious guess: Will Charles Barkley put on a tank topamb for $1,000?
Quick-forward to at this time, and the crew of ‘Contained in the NBA’ repeatedly poke enjoyable at Chuck’s physique, typically making jokes about his love for Krispy Kreme donuts. In a latest broadcast, Shaq provided Charles $1,000 to put on a tank high on set. This was all in good enjoyable, after all, and simply one other instance of Shaq’s ongoing makes an attempt to embarrass his co-host.
However Charles Barkley could not resist having himself a churro, regardless of his eating regimen. The Sacramento Kings despatched over a plate of purple dusted churros for the TNT crew to get pleasure from in the course of the 2023 playoffs. Though Barkley initially refused to have one, he ultimately gave in and had a chew, proving that his love for churros continues to be going robust.
Total, Shaq and Barkley might not have essentially the most chiseled physiques, however their humor and camaraderie make them fan favorites each on and off the court docket.