November 11, 2012; Los Angeles, CA, USA; NBA former player Shaquille O
Shaq has been absolutely awful and ruined Sir Charles’ mojo. There is a delicate balance at the round table that Kenny the Jet , Ernie, and Barkley had, that Shaq has disrupted.
His criticism of Dwight Howard is ridiculous, and his insight is slight, especially for a player who was so great. But hey, Magic Johnson was equally as brutal as a top-five all time player.
Bill Walton is only good in the right mood. Not all former players basketball IQ translates into great commentary.
May 5, 2012; Dallas, TX, USA; TNT broadcaster Chris Webber prior to calling the game with the Oklahoma City Thunder playing against the Dallas Mavericks for game four of the 2012 NBA playoffs at American Airlines Center. Mandatory Credit: Matthew Emmons-US PRESSWIRE
Others, like Jalen Rose and Chris Webber, seem to know how to talk. Maybe it’s a Fab Five thing #Wolverines
Jun 20, 2012; Miami, FL, USA; Former player and ESPN analyst Jalen Rose watches practice for game five of the 2012 NBA Finals between the Oklahoma City Thunder and the Miami Heat at American Airlines Arena. Mandatory Credit: Derick E. Hingle-US PRESSWIRE