With the mannequin challenge craze taking over nearly every TV segment, the Inside the NBA crew took it upon themselves to set up actual mannequins to take their place, including cameras, boom poles, and make-up.

Shaquille O’Neal couldn’t resist smacking around a Charles Barkley mannequin, since he was absent from the studio (Barkley called the first of two games featured on TNT‘s broadcast). Take a look.


The never-ending love/hate relationship between these two giants of the sport has certainly not changed even after their playing days.

Now to wait and see what Sir Charles will do in retribution.