Charles Barkley loses thousands of dollars to Shaquille O’Neal after betting on Kevin Durant to beat LeBron James in electric clash
Shaquille O’Neal and Charles Barkley who are both great when it comes to sports television. They are always entertaining and exciting to watch. They both expressed support for their former teams yesterday. they bothe chose there teams, Shaquille chose the Lakers, while Charles Barkley chose the Suns. Before the Lakers vs. Suns, the NBA In-Season Tournament quarterfinal matchup began. Despite his well-known fondness for gambling, Charles Barkley strongly withdrew from Shaquille O’Neal’s wager on Tuesday night.
Before the quarterfinal match, both ex-players had even talked each other into a $30 million betting price. The two NBA greats took sides with their previous teams. Shaq even upped the ante after Barkley first proposed a $15 million wager. Barkley, who was skeptical, found the $30 million figure to be too much.
Shaquille O’Neal countered with a $30 million wager, but Barkley, who reportedly has a net worth of $60 million and inked a nine-figure contract with Turner Sports last year, rejected it right away. Barkley’s fear came true, and as we all know, this is the reason behind his infamous “guaranteed” curse.
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