The other Charles Barkley weighs in on NBA Finals

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Charles Barkley has spoken again, this time on Steph Curry throwing his mouthpiece into the stands and inadvertently hitting a fan with it after being ejected from Game 6 of the NBA Finals.

“If you are a fan sitting that close, you’re eventually going to have something like that happen,” Barkley told USA TODAY Sports. “Reminds me a little of the old Western movies where just before a gunfight people run across to the other side of the street. It’s a wonder no one gets shot.”

Typical Barkley. Charles Barkley Jr., that is.

Charles Barkley Jr. lives in Mesa, Ariz., 30 miles from the Scottsdale home of the ultra-opinionated, former NBA star who works for Turner Sports. He has fielded more than a few phone calls meant for the more famous Barkley.

The two Barkleys met in 1988, and there’s proof — a photo of Charles Barkley Jr. and his father, Charles Barkley Sr., standing on…

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