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Charles Barkley would rather watch Game 7 than Cavs-Celtics

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Charles Barkley prefers actual competition.

The former NBA great and current TNT broadcaster was basically done with Game 5 between the Cleveland Cavaliers and Boston Celtics at halftime Thursday.

He wanted to watch Game 7 - what was left of it - between the Ottawa Senators and Pittsburgh Penguins instead:

Here's a video of Barkley letting his feelings be known:

There's nothing better than Game 7 of an NHL playoff game. And overtime, to boot! Barkley knows what's up.

The Cavs destroyed the Celtics, by the way, and LeBron James is off to his seventh straight NBA Finals.

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