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Charles Barkley Net Worth

Charles Barkley Net Worth is
$30 Million

Charles Barkley Bio/Wiki 2017

A fat man who can play like a wind, he didnt have adequate height and his weight was an issue; he was unable to make it to the schools basketball team and thus kept in reservations. He’s spent nearly 16 years of his life playing for NBA and has been caused in NBAs Hall of Fame. The well-known basketball player Bill Walton once quoted, He plays everything; He plays basketball. There’s nobody who does what Barkley does. He was chosen by Philadelphia 76ers and joined the team that contained excellent and already recognized players like Moses Malone, Maurice Cheeks etc.

Charles Barkley Net Worth $30 Million

He played under the guardianship of Malone he learnt to command his body weight and accommodate his body in accordance with the game which initially was a great problem with him. Malone helped Philadelphia win 53 regular season matches and his special play continued with the average of 27.6 point. During his career with the Suns, Barkley shone as a player, earning All-NBA and All Star honours in each of his four seasons. The 1996 97, Barkleys joined Houston Rockets which was his last opportunity to catch NBA title. Unfortunately, this season was full of harms. Charles Wade Barkley popularly called Chuck or, The round mound of rebound was created on 20th February, 1963. He’s a retired American professional basketball player and is now an analyzer in a television program Inside the NBA. His parents got divorced when he was quite youthful. Barkley was raised in Alabama and began playing basketball from college level. He’s been married to Maureen Blumhardt since 1999 and his parents have a daughter named Christiana.

Talking about his early career, he began playing at the college level. Barkley initially was just 5 foot 10 in and weighed 99.8 kg and therefore didnt make it to the school team. Yet later on Barkley grew up to 64? and procured a starting position in the school team. Later failed to attract much focus initially but it was during the states semifinals that his extremely good performance against the states most recognized player got him recruiting with Sonny Smith who was the then head coach in Auburn University. Later concurrently majored in direction at the Auburn University. During his school match, he played at centre position. Later left the school basketball in the final year began preparing for NBA draft. International rules formerly prevented NBA players from playing in the Olympics but those rules experienced a change in 1992, enabling Barkley and fellow NBA players to compete in the Olympics for the very first time. Every single star falls victim to controversy one or more times in their life and so did he. His somewhat competitive approach was the motive of his becoming tangled in the net of controversies which did cost him lots of dollars when it comes to fine. After Barkley got involved in tussle with among the competition players Bill Lambeer which cost him a fine of $ 162,500. Another scandal was the spitting episode which Barkley spitted on a lover that was passing racial slurs on him and his saliva inadvertently hit a girl instead. Barkley was vituperated nationally but later on he did make up for this by apologizing to the daughter and her family and by supplying free tickets to the future games. Later on, he was additionally associated with a controversy where his statement infuriated the people where he said referring to all the parents that players cannot be role models because of their youngsters as they’re not paid to function as role models for his or her youngsters. Later was additionally contained among the most contentious NBA players because of his candidness.

After retiring from basketball, he joined television as a sport analyzer in a show named Inside the NBA and is serving the player since 2000. Barkley worked in television in 2012 after serving the player for 13 long years. Barkley can be well-known for his driven betting, and it has promised to lose about $10 million in gaming. Though Barkley does promise to win at several cases one of them being a triumph of $700,000 in Vegas.

Besides that, Barkley has additionally written the foreword for Sports Illustrated columnist Rick Reillys novel The Life of Reilly. Barkley additionally released the novel I May Be Wrong, But I Doubt It, which contained editing and comment by close pal Michael Wilbon. Afterwards, Barkley additionally released Whos Afraid of a Large Black Man?, which will be a set of interviews with leading figures in entertainment, business, sports, and government. His autobiography is titled as Crazy. In 2011, Barkley became a spokesman for Weight Watchers, marketing their Lose like a Guy program and appearing in both television and on-line advertisements. Charles is also featured in among the video games named Barkley Shut Up and JAM. He’s among the 50 greatest players in history of NBA, and it has won many awards and honours throughout his life. Barkley was adjudged as NBAs most valuable player in the year 1993 and he’s also won a few gold medals in the Olympics. He could be also caused in the Basketball Hall of Fame. He’s also had his own touch line with Nike. In a SLAM magazine issue ranking NBA greats, Barkley was rated one of the top 20 players of All-Time. Not only has he shone in sports but in addition has revealed his extraordinary performance in television at the same time. Barkley won a Sports Emmy Award for Excellent Studio Analyst for his work on TNT.

While Barkley was in NBA, his salary fluctuated between $440,000 from 1985 86 to $9,000,000. His value contains the $40 million that he made as a player, his sanctions with various giants like Nike, his income from his retirement actions. Glycine is a Swiss brand and their watch begins from $1663. Nike Air Max Super CB was touch line sneakers by Charles. Talking about his assets, there are a couple of the player worth saying. SCOTTSDALE HOUSE: This luxurious mansion is situated in Arizona and prices about $379,000. The charity and the causes supported by Barkley are as follows:
1. Enough Job: It is the centre of American Progress which aims at putting a conclusion to the genocide offenses against people. Enoughs paper aims at supplying strategy to stop atrocities, supplying civilian protection and promoting humanitarian values among the masses.
2. Ante Up for Africa: This is truly a golf tournament which raises resources for disaster in Darfur. Charles supports this organization actively.
3.Stand Up for Cancer: it’s an organization that aims to supply help to all the cancer patients as well as supports research within the field of cancer. Not only Charles but many stars like Samuel Jackson is additionally involved with this organization.
4. United Service Organization: This is another non-profit organization that plans at morale, welfare and recreational kind of growth of individuals in uniform.
5. Not on our Watch: The organization focuses focus on stopping mass barbarity all over the world.
Besides these, each year Charles Barkley chairs the black tie event Centre Court with Sir Charles to help the UAB Minority Health & Health Disparities Research Centre. He additionally helped raising $72500 for the First Tee Of Lake acreage youth golf facilitys budget. He also contributed a sum of $25000 and moreover a cheque of $ 100,000 to the fire casualties that took place near Angora Lakes in California in the year 2008. Lately in 2013, he also participated in the 24th American Century Celebrity Championship Tournament that occurred in Lake Tahoe, Nevada. This aimed at screening of De Sean Jacksons documentary to help charity. So this player is all in all an amalgamation of every single quality a great human being with a tinge of infamous behaviour.

You got to believe in yourself. Hell, I consider Im the best looking man on earth and I might be correct. – Charles Barkley.

Known for movies



Quick Facts

Full NameCharles Barkley
Net Worth$30 million
Date Of BirthFebruary 20, 1963
Height1.98 m
Weight120 kg
ProfessionAnnouncer, Author, Basketball player, Sports analyst, Spokesperson
EducationAuburn University, Leeds High School
NationalityAmerican
SpouseMaureen Blumhardt, Charles Barkley
ChildrenChristiana Barkley, Christiana Barkley
ParentsCharcey Glenn, Frank Barkley
SiblingsJohn Glenn Barkley, Darryl Barkley
AwardsNBA Most Valuable Player Award, All-NBA Team, NBA All-Star Game Most Valuable Player Award, NBA All-Rookie Team, Best NBA Player ESPY Award, Southeastern Conference Men's Basketball Player of the Year, Outstanding Performance by an Athlete in Entertainment ESPY Award, Sports Emmy Award for Outstanding Sports Personality - Studio Analyst
MoviesNBA Hardwood Classics: Superstars Collection, On the Shoulders of Giants, The March Hare, NBA Hardwood Classics: Charles Barkley: Sir Charles
TV ShowsCostas Now, Chappelle's Show, Inside the NBA


Interesting Facts

#Fact
1Doing color commentary for TNT [2002]
2Arrested on suspicion of DUI on December 31, 2008 in Scottsdale, Arizona.
3Inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame in Springfield, Ma. on September 8, 2006. Other inductees included Dominique Wilkins and Joe Dumars.
4His best friend is Michael Jordan. They were born only three days apart.
5Only player on the original U.S. Olympic "Dream Team" of 1992 whose NBA team finished the previous season with a losing record and out of the playoffs.
6Member of the 1992 (Dream Team) and 1996 gold medal US Basketball team.
7Played 16 seasons in the NBA with the Philadelphia 76ers (1984-1985 to 1991-1992), Phoenix Suns (1992-1993 to 1995-1996), and Houston Rockets (1996-1997 to 1999-2000).
8Wore number 34, his college number, for most of his career with Philadelphia and Phoenix, but switched to 32 in his last season (1991-1992) with the 76ers as a tribute to Earvin "Magic" Johnson, who was forced to retire before that season due to being HIV positive.
9Shortest player in NBA history to lead the league in rebounding, in 1986-1987.
10Nearly made the 1984 US Olympic basketball team, but was cut on the final day by coach Bob Knight for making snide remarks about Coach Knight "wearing his granddaddy's shoes."
11Played three seasons at Auburn University before leaving early for the NBA draft.
12Attended Leeds High School in Leeds, Alabama, a small suburb just outside of Birmingham. One of their outdoor basketball courts carries the name "Charles Barkley Court" in his honor.
13NBA MVP with the Suns in 1993, led them the NBA finals
14He was voted one of the NBA's fifty greatest players of all time.
15Elected to the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in 2006. Announced that he would enter the Hall as a Philadelphia 76er.


Trademarks

#Trademark
1His frequent use of the word "Terrible"
2Bald Head


Quotes

#Quote
1[on Kevin Durant's shooting abilities] I just don't think you can win a championship shooting jumpers
2[defending corporal punishment] Whipping - we do that all the time.
3We're brainwashed into thinking if you're not a thug or an idiot, you're not black enough.
4One reason ck people are] never going to be successful as whole is because of other black people.
5Just because you say something doesn't make it controversial, and it doesn't make you a bad person. We're not all supposed to think alike.
6I'm a mad dog whose only concern is winning.
7I'm not paid to be a role model, parents should be role models.


Won Awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2013EmmySports Emmy AwardsOutstanding Sports Personality - Studio Analyst
2012EmmySports Emmy AwardsOutstanding Sports Personality - Studio Analyst

Nominated Awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2015EmmySports Emmy AwardsOutstanding Sports Personality - Studio Analyst
2011EmmySports Emmy AwardsOutstanding Sports Personality - Studio Analyst
2010EmmySports Emmy AwardsOutstanding Sports Personality - Studio Analyst
2008EmmySports Emmy AwardsOutstanding Sports Personality - Studio Analyst
2004EmmySports Emmy AwardsOutstanding Sports Personality - Studio Analyst


Filmography

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Any Given Wednesday with Bill Simmons2016TV Series
With a Kiss2016TV Movie
Suits2015TV SeriesCharles Barkley
In Depth with Graham Bensinger2014TV Series
Thunderstruck2012/ICharles Barkley
The Bernie Mac Show2005TV SeriesCharles Barkley
Clerks2000-2001TV SeriesCharles Barkley
Jackie's Back!1999TV MovieCharles Barkley
Arli$$1999TV SeriesCharles Barkley
V.I.P.1998TV SeriesCharles Barkley
He Got Game1998Charles Barkley
Space Jam1996Charles Barkley
Martin1995TV SeriesCharles Barkley
Forget Paris1995Charles Barkley
Hangin' with Mr. Cooper1992TV SeriesCharles Barkley
Hot Shots!1991Charles Barkley
Santa Barbara1984TV SeriesBartender (1991)

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Mike & Mike2012-2016TV SeriesHimself - Basketball Hall of Famer / Himself - TNT NBA Analyst / Himself - Turner Sports
A Tribute to David Levy: Newhouse Mirror Awards2016DocumentaryHimself
Full Court: The Spencer Haywood Story2016Documentary
The Dunk King2016TV SeriesHimself - Judge
In Depth with Graham Bensinger2016TV SeriesHimself
IHeartRadio Music Awards 20162016TV MovieHimself - Commentator
The Late Show with Stephen Colbert2016TV SeriesHimself
Inside the NBA2015-2016TV SeriesHimself
Conan2010-2015TV SeriesHimself - Guest / Himself
The NBA on TNT2015TV SeriesHimself - Studio Analyst
Good Morning America2015TV SeriesHimself - Guest
2015 NBA All Star All Style2015TV MovieHimself - Judge
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon2014-2015TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Guest
CNN Newsroom2014TV SeriesHimself - NBA Hall of Famer
Open Court2011-2014TV SeriesHimself
Bo, Barkley and the Big Hurt2014TV Movie documentaryHimself
Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel2014TV SeriesHimself - Analyst, NBA on TNT (segment "Basketball Bedlam")
Moments of NCAA March Madness2014TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself
2014 MTV Movie Awards2014TV SpecialHimself - Cameo #46
NCAA College Basketball: Michigan State at Michigan2014TV MovieHimself - Analyst
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno1994-2014TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Guest / Musical Guest
On the Money2013TV SeriesHimself
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon2013TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The Price Is Right2013TV SeriesHimself - Contestant
The Dream Team2012DocumentaryHimself
Saturday Night Live1993-2012TV SeriesHimself - Host / Various / Shaquille O'Neal
The Daily Show2002-2012TV SeriesHimself
Roll Tide/War Eagle2011TV Movie documentaryHimself
NBA Hardwood Classics2011TV SeriesHimself
H8R2011TV SeriesHimself
Feherty2011TV SeriesHimself
Rome Is Burning2008-2011TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Alone with Rome / TNT NBA Analyst
The Oprah Winfrey Show2005-2011TV SeriesHimself
NCAA Final Four2011TV MovieHimself
World's Dumbest2011TV SeriesHimself
Late Show with David Letterman1997-2011TV SeriesHimself - Guest / Himself
On the Shoulders of Giants: The Story of the Greatest Team You Never Heard Of2010DocumentaryHimself
Lopez Tonight2010TV SeriesHimself
Shaq vs2010TV SeriesHimself
Pardon the Interruption2004-2010TV SeriesHimself
Jimmy Kimmel Live!2008-2010TV SeriesHimself
The Mo'Nique Show2010TV SeriesHimself
Magic & Bird: A Courtship of Rivals2010TV Movie documentaryHimself
The Jay Leno Show2009-2010TV SeriesHimself - Guest / Himself
With All Due Respect2009TV MovieHimself
Entertainment Tonight2008-2009TV SeriesHimself
2009 World Series of Poker2009TV SeriesHimself
Late Night with Conan O'Brien2006-2008TV SeriesHimself
Stand Up to Cancer2008TV MovieHimself
Infanity2008TV Series documentaryHimself
Sports Unfiltered with Dennis Miller2007TV SeriesHimself
NFL Monday Night Football2007TV SeriesHimself - Broadcast Booth Guest
The Montel Williams Show2007TV SeriesHimself
ESPN 25: Who's #1?2004-2006TV Series documentaryHimself
ESPN Outside the Lines2006TV SeriesHimself
Chappelle's Show2006TV SeriesHimself
17th Annual American Century Championship2006TV Mini-SeriesHimself
The Top 5 Reasons You Can't Blame...2006TV SeriesHimself
2006 MTV Movie Awards2006TV SpecialHimself
Quite Frankly with Stephen A. Smith2006TV SeriesHimself
Live with Kelly and Michael2005TV SeriesHimself
Costas Now2005TV SeriesHimself - Panelist / Himself
Today2005TV SeriesHimself
ESPN SportsCentury2001-2005TV Series documentaryHimself
16th Annual American Century Championship2005TV Mini-SeriesHimself
CMI: The Chris Myers Interview2005TV SeriesHimself
Real Time with Bill Maher2003-2005TV SeriesHimself
Last Call with Carson Daly2005TV SeriesHimself
Tiger: The Authorised DVD Collection2004Video documentaryHimself
The Year of the Yao2004DocumentaryHimself
Crossover2004TV Movie documentaryHimself
A League of Ordinary Gentlemen2004DocumentaryHimself
2003 NBA All-Star Game2003TV SpecialHimself - Studio Analyst
Cedric the Entertainer Presents2003TV SeriesHimself
Listen Up! Charles Barkley with Ernie Johnson2002TV SeriesHost
Ultimate Jordan2001Video documentaryHimself
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire2001TV SeriesHimself
Jeopardy!2001TV SeriesHimself - Celebrity Contestant
ESPY Awards2000TV Special
WWE Raw2000TV SeriesHimself - Audience Member
Tuesday Night with Ahmad2000TV SeriesHimself
Michael Jordan: His Airness1999Video documentaryHimself
Atlanta 1996: Games of the XXVI Olympiad1996TV Mini-SeriesHimself
1996 NBA All-Star Game1996TV SpecialHimself
1995 NBA All-Star Game1995TV SpecialHimself
The Word1994TV SeriesHimself
1994 NBA All-Star Saturday1994TV MovieHimself - Analyst
Look Who's Talking Now1993Himself
Michael Jordan: Air Time1993Video documentaryHimself
1993 NBA All-Star Game1993TV SpecialHimself
Marathon1992DocumentaryHimself
Barcelona 1992: Games of the XXV Olympiad1992TV Mini-SeriesHimself
1992 NBA All-Star Game1992TV SpecialHimself
The NBA Dream Team1992Video documentaryHimself
1991 NBA All-Star Game1991TV SpecialHimself
1990 NBA All-Star Game1990TV SpecialHimself
NBA Superstars1990Video documentaryHimself
1989 NBA All-Star Game1989TV SpecialHimself
1988 NBA All-Star Game1988TV SpecialHimself
1987 NBA All-Star Game1987TV SpecialHimself
1984 NBA Draft1984TV MovieHimself - 5th Overall Pick

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Mike & Mike2014-2016TV SeriesHimself - Basketball Hall of Famer / Himself - Baseball Hall of Famer / Himself - TNT Sports NBA Analyst / ...
Inside Edition2014TV Series documentaryHimself
Media Buzz2014TV SeriesHimself - Former NBA Player
SNL Shorts2014TV MovieDarrell (uncredited)
SNL Sports Spectacular2014TV MovieDarrell (uncredited)
30 for 302012TV Series documentaryHimself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno2010-2011TV SeriesHimself - Playing Golf / Himself
Miss Representation2011DocumentaryHimself
The Women of SNL2010TV MovieMr. Jergs
Saturday Night Live Presents: Sports All-Stars2010TV SpecialDarrell (uncredited)
Rome Is Burning2006-2009TV SeriesHimself
Saturday Night Live Sports Extra '092009TV SpecialHimself (uncredited)
The O'Reilly Factor2008TV SeriesHimself - Obama Supporter
Quite Frankly with Stephen A. Smith2006TV SeriesHimself
Pardon the Interruption2006TV SeriesHimself
Last Laugh '042004TV MovieHimself
Idols of the Game1995TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself (segment "Love and Money")
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