It’s amazing how so much can change in a short amount of time. It’s even more amazing when the thing that changes is the reigning defensive player of the year, and a two-time All-NBA third team member. For Ron Artest Metta World Peace not much forgiveness was given—neither from the basketball gods nor the basketball fans themselves—after November 19, 2004 (Malice at the Palace).
First there was Chad Johnson changing his name Chad Ochocincom and now there is Ron Artest changing his name to Metta World Peace. The Metta World Peace era has officially begun—barring a lockout of the NBA season—and maybe this wil... Read Post
The NBA player originally known as Ron Artest has officially and legally become Metta World Peace. A judge has ruled as such and the ESPN.com website that shows NBA players and their stats has made the change as well. So it must be ... Read Post