Charles Barkley is getting real about the end of his friendship with Michael Jordan. During an appearance on Tom Brady’s Let’s Go podcast on Monday, the 59-year-old basketball legend opened up about if he ever experienced any negative “ramifications” or regrets over being so outspoken over the years.
And his answer? The biggest thing to happen to him was losing his longtime friend Michael. Charles said on the episode: Related: Larsa Pippen & Michael Jordan’s Son Aren’t ‘Exclusively Together’ Amid Cheating Rumors He continued: This seems to be referring to an interview with ESPN’s The Waddle & Silvy Show in 2012, where he accused Michael of surrounding himself with a bunch of “yes” people.
The Olympic gold medalist said at the time: As for why they’ve ended their close friendship? Charles explained the former Chicago Bulls player was “offended” by his remarks – and as a result, they haven’t spoken to each other in nearly 10 years!
He explained on the podcast: That is rough… And that wasn’t the only time Charles experienced some troubles in a friendship for speaking his mind.Read more on perezhilton.com