Charles Barkley Says His 15-Year Friendship With Tiger Woods Ended On The Night Of “The Accident”

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Charles Barkley and Tiger Woods haven’t talked since Tiger’s downfall-inducing car accident in November of 2009.From The Mike Lupica Show on ESPN Radio last night:

“You think you’re friends with a guy. You talk to him once a week for 15 years. You’re like, this dude is my friend, we do things, we have fun together,” Barkley said. “I haven’t talked to him in two years and I’m wondering what the hell is going on.”

Barkley says he feels “sad” about the whole situation, but rejects the idea that his and Michael Jordan’s hard-partying ways negatively affected young Tiger.

“It was interesting sitting back and listening and hearing me and Michael corrupted him, [yet] we knew none of this stuff was going on.”

Tiger begins his newest comeback at Bridgestone today.

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