At 82 years outdated, Ralph Lawler is popping out of retirement simply to dunk on Charles Barkley.
The TNT analyst Barkley ripped the LA Clippers at halftime of their recreation Thursday in opposition to the Phoenix Suns. Barkley referred to them as pretenders fairly than contenders and joked that “the Clippers have always sucked.”
Charles Barkley: “I’ve been poor, I’ve been rich, I’ve been fat, I’ve been skinny, I’ve been old, I’ve been in the Hall of Fame and one thing I can always tell you,the Clippers have always sucked” pic.twitter.com/OdTF0YBnuP
— CJ Fogler #BlackLivesMatter (@cjzero) April 9, 2021
Lawler, who was the voice of the Clippers for 41 seasons earlier than retiring in 2019, tore into Barkley over the diss. Lawler wrote on Twitter that he was performed sending Christmas playing cards to Barkley. He then clowned Sir Charles for having simply as many NBA championships because the Clippers do.
Charles Barkley is Killing the Clippers on TNT half-time. He has acquired his final Christmas card from me. Fact is,
Clippers have gained precisely the identical quantity of NBA titles as Chas.
— Ralph Lawler (@Ohmeomy) April 9, 2021
Barkley is clearly identified for some humorous and outspoken takes. But even when the Clippers haven’t made the convention finals of their franchise’s historical past, they’ve usually put collectively 50-plus win seasons over the past decade. They are clearly now not the cellar-dwellers that they was once.
As for Lawler, that is simply the most recent instance of his savagery on social media.