http://ca.news.yahoo.com/s/capress/0805 ... y_gambling
Pats in the Super Bowl killed him. Particularly liked this part of the column.
Barkley has made no secret of his gambling over the years. He estimated during a May 2006 interview with a sports news station that he'd gambled away about $10 million over the years.
"Do I have a gambling problem? Yeah, I do have a gambling problem," Barkley said. "But I don't consider it a problem because I can afford to gamble."
He said he never bet on basketball, and only bet in casinos. He called it a bad habit, but said he intended to continue.