Charles Barkley Tests Negative For Coronavirus After an illness scare earlier this month, Charles Barkley says he’s tested negative for coronavirus. The former NBA great and TNT analyst revealed ten days ago that he feeling ill and self-isolating while awaiting test results. Barkley thanked everyone for their concern and support, and encouraged fans to “be safe and please take the necessary actions to help ensure your well-being”. How have you been handling the lack of NBA or other sports? Do you think the seasons will resume, or will they be totally cancelled?