Charles Barkley’s fear of snakes was exposed by his individual guarantee button.
On TNT’s “Inside the NBA” Wednesday night time, the Corridor of Famer, joined by hosts Ernie Johnson, Kenny Smith and Shaq, talked over Activity 2 of the Suns-Nuggets Western Conference semifinals.
Following Barkley predicted a Denver victory in Video game 2 (the Nuggets would inevitably shed, 123-98), he hit his promise button — as he does with each individual match prediction, which ordinarily outcomes in a vibrant gentle display, and a lot more lately, some wild function.
Upon pounding the button, circus customers invaded Studio J, and a female with a large python emerged.
Barkley laid eyes on the yellow snake and straight away bolted from his seat.
So, the “NBA on TNT” hosts experienced some enjoyable with his concern.
Shaq grabbed Barkley’s midsection from at the rear of so he couldn’t run absent and requested for the snake to occur closer.
“Face your fears, Chuck,” Shaq mentioned laughing.
As the Lakers legend petted the python, Barkley did not want any component of it.
“Snakes are not to be played with,” he extra afterwards in the course of the demonstrate.