Trae Young roasts Charles Barkley: 'Eat a Twinkie and be quiet'

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Atlanta Hawks guard Trae Young was named as a 2022 NBA All-Star starter on Thursday night. It's the second time in his young career he's received that honor.

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Young is the first Hawks player to be elected as an All-Star starter multiple times since Dominique Wilkins (1987, 88 & 89).

The NBA on TNT crew reacted to the All-Star selections including Charles Barkley, who said Zach LaVine, who Young edged out for the final guard position in the East, deserved the spot. Barkley pointed out the Bulls' record compared to the Hawks, who sit just outside playoff contention at 12th.

Apparently, Young was watching while Barkley delivered in comments and shared his response on Twitter.

Of course, Ernie Johnson, Shaquille O'Neal and Kenny Smith had to have some fun with Chuck over Young's tweet.

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Young will also represent the Hawks in the 3-point contest as well, per a report from Chris Haynes earlier in the month.