“When Moses Malone signed for $6 million a year back in the 80s, people went crazy”: Klay Thompson points out the stark differences in NBA Finances between the Michael Jordan era and today

Klay Thompson used the example of Moses Malone signing with the 76ers in the 80s to illustrate the differences in NBA finances between eras. Klay Thompson has not featured in a professional basketball since the 2019 NBA Finals. Klay went…

“Chuck, you’re fat, and you’re lazy as hell!”: Charles Barkley reveals how Moses Malone rode his back until he dropped from 290 pounds to 245

Charles Barkley reflects on how Moses Malone impacted his NBA Career by helping him to get in shape during his rookie year with the Philadelphia 76ers.   Charles Barkley, as he claims, is one of the shortest rebounding champions in…

“Moses Malone does eat s**t”: When Larry Bird openly ripped Moses Malone on TV after winning the 1981 NBA Championship

Celtics legend Larry Bird publicly made his feelings known about Rockets center Moses Malone after beating them in the 1981 NBA Finals. As a rookie, Bird averaged 21.3 points and 10.4 rebounds and changed the fortunes of a struggling franchise.…

“I thought my name was Charles Barkley son of a b**ch for a while”: The Sixers legend believes Ben Simmons will never be forgiven by Philadelphia fans from now on

Charles Barkley made it emphatically clear in a recent interview that the city of Philadelphia might never forgive Ben Simmons. Charles Barkley played on the Philadelphia 76ers for the first 8 seasons of his career. As a rookie, he joined…

“LeBron James be breaking some damn record every other game!”: The Lakers superstar passes Oscar Robertson for 4th most free throws made in the regular season

LeBron James has been in the league for so long, records seem to fall like Jenga tiles when he passes them now. Just this season, LeBron James became the oldest player to have a 40 point game with no turnovers.…

“Zion Williamson looks like me and Shaq had a baby”: Charles Barkley started the 2021-22 NBA season off with a bang on TNT

Sir Charles Barkley had some funny comments on Zion Williamson’s weight issues. Looking at a warm-up clip of the power forward, he said “looks like me and Shaq had a baby”. While the rest of the crew burst out laughing,…

“Always considered Oscar Robertson the best, but I’m not so sure that Larry Bird isn’t.”: John Wooden anointed the Celtics legend as his GOAT during his heyday and 3 MVP run

Oscar Robertson never comes to this generation’s consideration when they talk about the best players of all time, nor does Larry Bird. But one of the greatest coaches ever had them as GOATS. Two of the greatest players of their…

“I’m still here doing it, still passionate about coming to work every day and getting better”: Carmelo Anthony has transitioned successfully from the Knicks’ franchise player to a Lakers role player

How the face of two NBA franchises, Carmelo Anthony, adapt to a bench role with the Lakers so effectively? Very rarely does it happen in a game that a franchise player takes on a bench role and aces that as…

“Charles Barkley, $400,000 in your driveway could be worth millions some day”: Sixers legend reveals how Julius Erving (Dr. J) taught him to act financially responsibly on Kevin Durant’s ETCs podcast

Without the guidance of Moses Malone and Dr. J, Charles Barkley might well have finessed his way out of the NBA one way or the other. NBA players today play in a very different sports league from what it was…

“Dr. J doesn’t have LeBron James on his 2 All-Time teams”: NBA and ABA legend Julius Erving leaves Lakers superstar out of his team because of the superteams he forms

The Sixers legend Dr.J shared his top two all-time NBA teams. He left out Lakers superstar and arguably the greatest player of all time, LeBron James. These days whenever legends of a game make their all-time list, they leave out…