Charles Barkley has always had a knack getting creative with his words. Often times his ability to deliver hilarious comments on the spot has gotten him into trouble or has had fans questioning his personality. But regardless of he has said or done, the former League MVP will forever be praised for his contributions.
Chuck had an extremely successful run with the NBA during the 80s and 90s. His best seasons came from his tenure with the Philadelphia 76ers and the Phoenix Suns. He was an integral part of the 1992 Olympic Dream Team that won the United States a gold medal. He has all these exciting career features except for an NBA title.
Charles Barkley trolls $1.5 billion franchise during NBA Mexico games
The NBA occasionally takes its events outside of the country. Mexico is usually where their have their international games and several teams gain the opportunity to meet their fans from other nations. On December 12, 2019 the Dallas Mavericks met the Detroit Pistons and dominated them in Mexico.
This triggered Charles Barkley to say, “I talked to a couple of my friends in Detroit, they were saying please hurry up and get that wall so they can’t come back. Get that wall up so they don’t come back.” This left his co-hosts in uncontrollable laughter. These jokes were directed towards the time former President Donald Trump tried to build a wall in the Mexican-American boarder.
Fans react to Charles Barkley’s political jab towards Mexico
Charles Barkley has been in trouble for such actions in the past. But many a times he means them with the lightest heart. This joke in particular was highly uncalled for and got the best of several people over the Internet as well. Here are a few fans reactions.