Pro long driver Maurice Allen was fired up and shared a hot take at the Clash in the Canyon event that aired on the Golf Channel this week. The moment even made it all the way to SportsCenter.
Allen said that long drivers, people who compete in crushing golf balls 400-plus yards, are “the best athletes on Earth” — even better than NBA players and football players. Plus, Allen threw in a dig at Charles Barkley’s swing.
“Now, I’ll be 100 percent honest with you. These guys out here are absolutely the best athletes on Earth. I don’t care about the NBA Finals, I don’t care about football. These guys are professional athletes in everything.
“Thank God that I got…