Sir Charles watches what he eats
Charles Barkley often is less than cautious about what comes out of his mouth, but he has gotten more careful about what goes into it.
The TNT analyst is a spokesman for Weight Watchers’ “Lose Like a Man’’ campaign, which debuts on Christmas Day, and has been making the interview rounds extolling the virtues of fruits and vegetables – including previously exotic non-options such as Brussels sprouts, asparagus and cauliflower.
Barkley, once 100 pounds over his playing weight at 350, is approaching 300 on his way down.
“The last thing I want to do is be an old fat guy taking medication,’’ he said.