NBA 2021: Charles Barkley, Shane Heal video, message for Shyla Heal, WNBA Draft 2021
NBA legend Charles Barkley has sent a message to Aussie Shane Heal and his daughter in the latest chapter in their iconic rivalry.
Charles Barkley hasn’t forgotten.
After Shane Heal got under his skin all the way back in 1996, the NBA legend had a message for the Australian on Friday.
Heal’s daughter, Shyla, was drafted with the No. 8 overall pick in the WNBA Draft, and as the NBA on TNT crew, which included Barkley, went through the names, the Hall of Famer spoke up.
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“Can I ask you a question?” Barkley began. “That one girl, her name was Heal from Australia …”
“The daughter of,” Ernie Johnson replied.