TNT’s Charles Barkley: Former NBA Round Mound of Rebound

On this day in 1996, while playing with the Phoenix Suns, Hall of Famer Charles Barkley became the 10th player in NBA history to score 20,000 points and have 10,000 rebounds.

Allow me to remember the former Round Mound of Rebound with an excerpt from my NBA Favorites sports comic book.

…..The nickname Round Mound of Rebound is a perfect nickname for the amazing basketball ability of this undersized and, at times, overweight NBA Hall of Famer.

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