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NBA: “At Christmas when you are black and rich everyone thinks they are from your family”

Lto Christmas it is a great party for billions of people around the world. and the NBA is always imbued with that spirit scheduling season after s


Lto Christmas it is a great party for billions of people around the world. and the NBA is always imbued with that spirit scheduling season after season a ‘Christmas Day’ with a select menu of the best matches with the great stars of the League for fans to enjoy as a family in their houses.

But not everyone likes these traditions, either because they yearn for beings that are no longer there or for other more earthly reasons like those of Charles Barkley, the legendary former player of Suns, Sixers and Rockets. A real Grinch who does not like that many people try to act kindly to him just as the holidays arrive expecting something in return. It does not support the interested and on these dates, in which, in his opinion, many fewer emerge.

Christmas is not much fun for me, it is a huge waste of money. Everybody wants a gift from me that’s really nice

Charles Barkley (Former NBA Player)

“Man, you know, Christmas is not much fun for meBarkley said in an interview at the USA TODAY Sports. “It is a huge waste of money. When you’re black and rich, everyone thinks they’re part of your family. Everybody is a relative. Everybody wants a gift from me that’s really nice. ”

And he gave the example of his own line: “It is Like the members of your family, one year you buy them a house, the next year you buy them a car, the next year you buy them a sweater … And they look at you like, ‘Did you just buy me a sweater?’ They always want the gifts to increaseSo you can never give them a sweater if you bought them a house last year because they get mad. “

It’s what happens with your family members, one year you buy them a house, the next year you buy them a car, the next year you buy them a sweater … and they get pissed off “

Charles Barkley (Former NBA Player)

Barkley He met people early in his career who wanted to take advantage of him. In fact he denounced on his day that his first agent stole 100 million. It is even logical that he flees from the profiteers, even during these holidays. “I’m not a big fan of Christmas. I firmly believe that Santa Claus should only bring gifts to children. I think Santa Claus should bring gifts to everyone until they finish high school, and that’s it. That is my personal opinion. “

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