Charles Barkley Net Worth 2020, Biography, Education, and Career.
Charles Barkley Net Worth 2020 – 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.
Biography of Charles Barkley
Retired American professional basketball player Charles Barkley was born and raised in Leeds, Alabama. He was born on 20 February 1963 as Charles Wade Barkley.
His mother’s name is Charley Glenn and his 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 North American ethnicity and has American nationality.
Barkley studied at Leeds High School and attended Auburn University.
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 the 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.
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.
Charles Barkley is a retired professional basketball player and current television sports analyst who has a net worth of $40 million.