Charles Barkley's 92/93 Phoenix Suns home jersey. Barkley, a 6'5'' forward from Auburn, played 16 NBA seasons. Barkley is the shortest player since Harry Gallatin (1954) to lead the NBA in rebounding (1987) with an average of 14.6 rebounds a game. Barkley has played in 10 all-star games (MVP in '91). Barkley was voted one of the top 50 basketball players of all time at the NBA's 50th anniversary.