Charles Barkley Net Worth 2020, Biography, Career and Achievement

Charles Barkley Net Worth 2020, Biography, Career and Achievement.

Charles Barkley Brother Net Worth – Charles Barkley is a former American professional basketball player. He has played for different teams in the National Basketball Association (NBA) and is currently an analyst on the television program Inside the NBA. He is also an author who has published a book I May Be Wrong but I Doubt It.

Charles Barkley Net Worth

Biography

This retired American professional basketball player was born and raised in Leeds, Alabama. He was born on 20 February 1963 as Charles Wade Barkley.

His mother’s name is Charcey Glenn and father’s name is Frank Barkley. Charles has two brothers: John Glenn Barkley and Darryl Barkley. He does not have any sister. He is of European, African, and American ethnicity with American nationality.

Barkley studied at Leeds High School. He has also attended Auburn University and majored in business management.

Charles Barkley siblings

John Glenn Barkley (brother)

John Glen is married. His wife’s name is Sophia. The couple has four daughters.

Darryl Barkley (brother)

Date of birth: November 9, 1966

Date of death: March 20, 2009

Darryl is Charles Barkley’s younger brother. He was born in Leeds and spent a whole life there. He was married and had a daughter Daryl-Marie Barkley. Unfortunately, Darryl was a dependant person. He used alcohol and drugs, and it caused severe heart problems.

In 2003 the man passed through heart transplantation, and it gave him 6 extra years of life. During these years Darryl created a charity foundation “Heart Change” to support people in similar situation. But his bad habits led him to a fast end. He passed away at the age of 42.

Rennie Barkley (brother)

He was one of the four sons of Charcey Glenn and Frank Barkley, who died during infancy.

Personal Life

Reflecting on the personal life of Charles Barkley, he is a married man. He is married to Maureen Blumhardt on 9 February 1989. The couple is living a happy married life together with their kid. In the same year of their marriage, the couple has been blessed with a daughter Christiana.

In 1995, he had an encounter with Kelli McCarty. His personal life isn’t in the limelight as his career path is. He is successfully keeping his personal life far from the tabloids.

Career

Charles Barkley Net Worth

Talking about the career journey of Charles Barkley, he started playing basketball professionally since 1984 and he retired in 2004.

He started playing basketball professionally after selected by the Philadelphia 76ers with the fifth pick in the first round in 1984 NBA draft.

After playing several years for the team 76ers, he was traded to the Phoenix Suns during the 1992-93 season. In 1993, he was named the NBA Most Valuable Player.

Then he joined the Houston Rockets during the 1996-87 season. He was invited by Bob Knight to try out for the United States men’s basketball team for the 1984 Summer Olympics but he was cut because of poor defense.

Achievement

Barkley retired from the professional NBA in 2000. On 20 March 2004, Phoenix Suns honored Barkley as well by retiring his jersey including him in the “Suns Ring of Honor”.

Currently, he is working in the television program Inside the NBA. He has endorsed McDonald’s and T-Mobile.

His successful career helped him in earning a net worth of $40 million.

In his college game, he has won numerous awards including Southeastern Conference (SEC) Player of the Year, three All-SEC selections, one Second Team All-American selection, and SEC Player of the Decade for the 1980s by the Birmingham Post-Herald. He forgoes his final year and made himself eligible for the 1984 NBA draft.

Net Worth

As of 2020, Charles Barkley has a net worth of about $45 million. His main source of income is his career as a professional basketball player.

In addition, this talented basketballer for his contribution has received three Sports Emmy Awards for “Outstanding Studio Analyst”.

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