Skip to main content

"No doubt in my mind he gonna do tampons any day"

Chuck-Shaq-endorsements

Most professional athletes burn through their earnings quite quickly. ALl those millions go away quicker than expected and then they are left with poor education for today's labor market and a lot of "shat went wrong?"

All professional leagues provide education in personal finance to rookies nowadays, and this problem is slowly becoming a thing from the past. They also learn from veterans who invested wisely and built up their wealth even more after retiring from the game.

One way you can leverage your athletic success is to provide brands visibility through endorsements. Two fellas leading the way in that regard are Charles Wade Barkley from Leeds, Alabama and Shaquille Rashaun O'Neal from Newark, New Jersey. 

Scroll to Continue

Recommended Articles

Shaq is known for a lot of great investments that got him to a position in which he makes more money today than he did as a player. Check out the list here. He is always looking for an excellent opportunity, but he insists he only endorses products he would use himself.

In a recent appearance on the Late Show with Steven Colbert, Chuck predicted that streak of endorsing only products he would use might change.

Oh Shaq got no shame! Every time I look at the TV there is no doubt in my mind he gonna do tampons any day. It's just a matter of time. 

This is why Charles is one of the best talk show guests in the world! All that is left is to wait for a Shaq's response. I'd suggest a tampon commercial, and donating all the money he makes from it to set up a "Charles Barkley fitness award."

Kevin Durant blasts Philly fans for their chants towards Ben Simmons

Should the Brooklyn Nets regret trading for Kevin Durant?

The Durant-Irving partnership in Brooklyn could arguably go down as the most disappointing one in NBA history.

Detroit Pistons legend Rick Mahorn and Indiana Pacers legend Reggie Miller

Reggie Miller on who he hated facing on the bad boy Pistons — “He ​​had a crazy look in his eye all the time”

There’s a reason why Miller's most feared Pistons player was dubbed as the “Baddest Bad Boy of them all.”

San Antonio Spurs forward Tim Duncan and guard Manu Ginobili

"I lost a lot of sleep because of him" — Chauncey Billups reveals who deserved to win the 2005 NBA Finals MVP

Tim Duncan won the 2005 NBA Finals MVP. But Chauncey Billups, as well as some fans, believed the trophy belonged to someone else.

Michael Jordan

Beer drones — the best feature on Michael Jordan's exclusive golf course

Do you want to be a member of the exclusive The Grove XXIII club? Michael Jordan has to invite you first.

miles-bridges-wife-min

Miles Bridges' wife exposes him for domestic violence

The NBA community needs to to better. ”I won’t be silent to protect others anymore because I value myself and my kids more than anyones ‘image’”

Kyrie-Irving-Kevin-Durant-Russell-Westbrook-Anthony-Davis

“The whole NBA just saw this movie” — Zach Lowe shuts down the idea the Lakers could trade for KD and Kyrie

According to the numbers the trade works. Can you count anything out in the modern NBA?

Jaylen Brown responds to Draymond Green's comments

Jaylen Brown fires back at Draymond Green: "Draymond got a podcast and lost his damn mind"

Draymond Green claimed he knew that the Boston Celtics were already defeated mentally after Jaylen Brown's statements. The Celtics forward had something to say to Green on his Twitter.

Tom Brady to Anthony Edwards - “I know the money is good but you’re playing the wrong sport”

Tom Brady to Anthony Edwards -“I know the money is good but you’re playing the wrong sport”

Edwards responded that since Brady’s friend and teammates Rob Gronkowski retired this offseason, maybe he could help fill his void