Barkley, Charles (Wade)

born Feb. 20, 1963, Leeds, Ala., U.S.

U.S. basketball player.

He spent his collegiate career as a forward at Auburn University. He played for the Philadelphia 76ers (1984–91), the Phoenix Suns (1992–95), and the Houston Rockets (1996–99). He is known for his bruising play on the court and for his outspokenness off it.

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  • Barkley, Charles (Wade) — (n. 20 feb. 1963, Leeds, Ala., EE.UU.). Basquetbolista estadounidense. Pasó su carrera universitaria como alero del equipo de la Universidad de Auburn. Jugó en la NBA para los Philadelphia 76ers (1984–91), los Phoenix Suns (1992–95) y los Houston …   Enciclopedia Universal

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  • Charles W. Barkley — may refer to: Charles Wade Barkley (born 1963), a US professional basketball player Charles William Barkley (1759 – 832), a ship captain and maritime fur trader Charles W. Barkley, a member of the Minnesota Independence Party presidential caucus …   Wikipedia

  • Charles Barkley — For other people named Charles Barkley, see Charles Barkley (disambiguation). Charles Barkley Barkley with the Philadelphia 76ers in 1991 No. 34, 32, 14, 4 Power forward / Small forward …   Wikipedia

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