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Barkley was chairman of the boards

Updated: May 10, 2006, 8:44 AM ET
By Bob Carter | Special to ESPN.com

Signature Game Feb. 10, 1991 - Few people dared to get in the path of Karl Malone when the 6-foot-9, 260-pound Utah forward barreled to the basket. Charles Barkley, playing for the East squad, took the dare in the opening minutes of the NBA All-Star Game in Charlotte and leveled Malone, drawing a foul.

"He set the tone for the way the game was going to be played," said West guard Magic Johnson.

Barkley, showing few signs of the stress fracture in his foot suffered a month earlier, ...

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