Shaquille O’Neal and Charles Barkley weren’t impressed by the Lakers trading for Rui Hachimura earlier this week.
During TNT’s postgame show on Friday (AEDT), the pair took a few jabs at the 24-year-old forward and his new team, with O’Neal saying he didn’t even know who the former Wizards player was.
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Meanwhile, Barkley botched the pronunciation of Hachimura’s last name and poked fun at Lakers general manager, Rob Pelinka.
“This could be the best trade deadline ever this year” Barkley said.
“Aye, Shaq, can I give the Lakers a compliment? You know how much I hate the Lakers and we show them all the time. Great trade, great trade getting Rui Hoochiemama. That’s a great trade Rob…