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Karl Malone vs. Charles Barkley

Graphicle: Comparing two legendary power forwards – the Jazz's prototypical Karl Malone against the undying motor of the legendary, Charles Barkley.

Barkleys apex was definitely better, but not so much better that it outweighed Malones longevity and consistency.

Bill Simmons

Karl Malone

# 32 Utah Jazz

25PTS

3.6AST

10.1TRB

0.8BLK

1.4STL

3.1TOV

League MVP

All-Star

All-Star MVP

All-NBA First Team

Charles Barkley

# 34 Phoenix Suns

22.1PTS

3.9AST

11.7REB

0.8BLK

1.5STL

3.1TOV

League MVP

All-Star

All-Star MVP

All-NBA First Team