For more than two decades now, NBA legend Charles Barkley has been informing and entertaining sports fans as a member of TNT Inside the NBA (which is streamed as part of a file 2022 TV schedule). Arguably the Hall of Fame has been such a huge part of the Emmy-winning show’s success that fans love to see him give his autograph to the biggest happenings in the professional basketball world. It has long been rumored that Barkley will be stepping down relatively soon, but those reports have been officially deleted. This TV guy just signed a huge contract extension, and after the news broke, he spoke up.
Charles Barclay Inside the NBA Co-hosts Ernie Johnson, Shaquille O’Neal and Kenny Smith also signed new deals to stay with the show long-term. While the details of his teammates’ agreements were not disclosed, New York Post He claims that Barkley’s 10-year extension equals nine figures. According to the news outlet, Barkley — who currently has three years left on a $10 million-a-year contract — could make more than $100 million going forward. The trade even indicates that the former NBA MVP could earn close to $200 million if he fulfills the entire contract. In a statement, Barkley expressed his happiness with the “life-changing” deal:
This news comes as a surprise, considering the hype around Charles Barkley potentially stepping away from the show. earlier this year, Barkley saw that he was likely to retire After he terminated his current contract. Then again, he seems to be enjoying the job and making a big fuss for him Inside the NBA. (And that last point could be the reason why I gave him so much money to stay in the program.)
Charles Barclay has had a lot of memorable (and wild) moments as a member of the Turner Broadcasting family. hilarious from derailed Inside the NBA More than a commercial to me Kidding with a bucket of waterHe did pretty much everything. Of course, TNT tends to hold him back at times, like when I told him he couldn’t do it anymore. Jokes about the “Big Ole Women” in San Antonio. Don’t think Barkley is all about jokes, because he makes some serious comments, unlike when Talk about the NBA players sitting outside of games In the name of social justice.
Aside from Round Mound of Rebound, it’s great to hear that Shaquille O’Neal, Kenny Smith, and Ernie Johnson will also stay on the show for the foreseeable future. Each analyst brings a new perspective, and it’s always fun to see how their personalities intertwine (or conflict).
This crew sure loves to laugh, and if this report is indeed true, they will laugh all the way to the bank. And since fans will definitely be excited about Charles Barkley and the gang, I’d say this is a win-win situation.