People Are Dragging Charles Barkley to Hell After LeBron James's Epic Clapback

LeBron James, Charles Barkley

People Are Dragging Charles Barkley to Hell After LeBron James's Epic Clapback

One person even Photoshopped Chuck into the King's infamous Finals block.

Published January 31, 2017

LeBron James had enough of Charles Barkley's criticism. That could explain why the three-time NBA champion clapped back at Chuck in such an epic fashion Monday night, letting the Hall of Famer know that he's a "hater" and isn't "credible."

"He's a hater," James told ESPN about Sir Charles following his Cleveland Cavaliers' 104-97 loss to the Dallas Mavericks last night. "What makes what he says credible? Because he's on TV?"

James added: "I'm not going to let him disrespect my legacy like that. I'm not the one who threw somebody through a window. I never spit on a kid. I never had unpaid debt in Las Vegas. I never said, 'I'm not a role model.' I never showed up to All-Star Weekend on Sunday because I was in Vegas all weekend partying. All I've done for my entire career is represent the NBA the right way. Fourteen years, never got in trouble. Respected the game. Print that."

This all stems from Barkley criticizing LeBron for imploring the Cavs to bolster their roster.

Good grief! And people jumped on social media to get behind LeBron's epic clapback.

Although TNT's "Inside the NBA" tried to make light of the situation, tweeting a pic of its analyst Barkley looking carefree, it didn't stop the roasting of Chuck from continuing.

  1. King James Clapping Back At Sir Charles Has Easily Been The Sports Talk Of The Day On Social Media

    And TNT played off that perfectly with this tweet, showing Chuck carefree. But that didn't stop people from dragging the ring-less Hall of Famer to hell and back after LeBron's epic clapback.

  2. LeBron's Full Remarks Left Charles Like ...

    Hold this L and take many seats, Charles.

  3. For Starters, Barkley Had To Catch The Wrath From That Notorious LeBron James Kid

    LeBrooon Jaaaames!

  4. Someone Photoshopped Barkley Into LeBron's Infamous 2016 NBA Finals Block

    For the win! The internet remains undefeated!

  5. And This Was Someone's Clever Response To LeBron Inviting Charles To Pull Up On Him Following His Comments

    This gives a whole new meaning to the King's court.

  6. Perfect Play Off LeBron Calling Himself The 'New Sheriff In Town'

    Cash LeBron Outside, How Bow Dah?

  7. Because LeBron Did Hit 'Em Up!

    The way Bron came at Chuck, it could be compared to a diss track.

  8. And Whenever Barkley's Name Is Brought Up In Controversy, There's This ...

    Just cause ... Barkley will never live this smooch with ex-NBA ref Dick Bavetta down.

  9. Even When People Took Barkley's Side, They Were Quickly Silenced

    The King's disciples have spoken.

  10. Let's See What Charles Has To Say Thursday Night On 'Inside the NBA'

    Get your popcorn ready for Sir Charles's response.

Written by Mark Lelinwalla

(Photos from Left: Sean Gardner/Getty Images, Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images for Turner)

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