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Would would win in a fight right now: Shaquille O'Neal or Charles Barkley?

Charles Barkley and Shaquille O’Neal got into a tense exchange on "Inside the NBA" after the Cleveland Cavaliers' Eastern Conference Final win in Game 3. After showing animosity in previous shows, maybe they should settle their differences in a fight once and for all. O'Neal has the obvious advantage in size. But Barkley has overcome size issues throughout his career to dominate bigger opponents. Who would win? 👊 🏀

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If you think this hypothetical has no historical roots, you'd be wrong.

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There’s an old coaching adage perfect for this situation: you can’t teach size. No matter what Barkley does, he will have to contend with one of the largest human beings who ever played in the NBA. O'Neal is also a sworn reserve officer in multiple cities. There's a good chance he picked up some combat training from his fellow officers.

O’Neal had plenty of battles with Barkley during their playing careers, and always came out on top. There is no way that theme changes when both are in retirement.

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Shaquille O’Neal is just a big bully. The thing about bullies is that when someone stands up to them, they will back down. For his entire career, Charles Barkley never backed down from anyone. Other NBA players, hecklers, San Antonio womenall have felt the wrath of Barkley.

O’Neal may still have the size advantage, but Barkley is crazy and scrappy enough to outlast the Big Diesel if they were to ever throw down.

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Would would win in a fight right now: Shaquille O'Neal or Charles Barkley?
A festive crown for the winner
#TeamShaq
#TeamBarkley