Charles Barkley branded Ja Morant an “idiot” after the recent pistol-wielding incident, said the gun “shouldn’t be known to you that you got it,” and J.J. After Reddick spoke out, he lashed out at the “jackers” defending him. ‘I didn’t break the law’
- Charles Barkley Advised Morant He Needed To Handle Guns Smarter
- Barkley also criticized media personnel who argued they should not be severely punished.
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Before the tipoff of yesterday’s Eastern Conference Finals, boston celtics Miami Heat, TNT’s Charles Barkley addressed the recent controversy surrounding Ja Morant.
of memphis grizzlies The star was suspended from “all basketball activity” by his team after he was seen brandishing a pistol in an Instagram video. This comes months after Morant was suspended eight games from the NBA for a similar incident at a Denver nightclub.
In a lengthy rant, Mr. Berkley criticized Mr. Morant’s actions and advised him to be smarter about owning a gun, and faster.
He also criticized those believed to be defending Morant, saying he did not break any law.The comment came after ESPN’s JJ Reddick said in the first take Arguing Morant shouldn’t be suspended for half a season while politicians embrace gun culture but are surrounded by gun control. shooting incident unpunished.
“There are idiots on TV, there are idiots, there are idiots,” Berkley began. They really piss me off, “Ja should claim he’s not breaking the law. He’s done nothing wrong. We can carry guns.”
Charles Barkley criticizes Ja Morant, calling him a ‘fool’ over recent gun troubles
Ja Morant made an Instagram live video on Saturday and was seen with a gun
“They’re just idiots, and I want to say I’m crazy because you won’t let me say what I want to say.
“Making $100 million a year in sports is life changing. Plain and simple, there are certain rules and regulations that must be followed. You can’t be stupid. That’s the tradeoff.”
“Well, if you want to do all this and get all that money back, give me more power. Take that stance and say, ‘I want to do what I want. , I want to shoot videos and do other things.” Ok, that’s fine.
“But the NBA can’t make money doing this stuff. I just hope he grows up and realizes… First of all, you’re not a thug. You’re a criminal.” not a person.
“You’re not a scammer. You’re a man who makes an annual income ($200 million). Dribble with a stupid basketball and you win the lottery.
Barkley also criticized media officials, including JJ Reddick, who claimed Morant did not break any laws.
Back in March, Morant appeared to hold his gun in an Instagram live video at a club in Denver.
“We all win the lottery… there are people who work 9, 5, 8, 9 hours a week and make $25,000 a year. They kill people to get where we are.” .
And Kenny is right at one point, it’s not your friend. Bill Parcells used to say, I love him too, and he said, “Hey, you’re just an unlucky guy. There’s always bad things going on around you. You He’s just an unlucky guy.” No, you need to look in the mirror and say, ‘Yeah, you know? Maybe I’m the problem.’
“It’s a shame because he was a great player, but he’s already a fool and in a few months he’ll be even more fool. It’s like a fifth or sixth gun.
“Hey, I’m a gun maniac and I don’t understand why you’re flashing it. My bodyguard told me, ‘If you touch a gun, you better shoot someone. I can’t let everyone know that I got a gun.”
https://www.dailymail.co.uk/sport/nba/article-12098959/Charles-Barkley-brands-Ja-Morant-fool-tells-gun-aint-everybody-know-got.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ns_campaign=1490&ito=1490 Charles Barkley Labels Ja Morant An ‘Idiot’, Says Guns ‘Don’t Know You Got Them’