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LeBron James Likes Football More Than Basketball

Ummmmmmmm, ok then. Lots of things don’t make sense to me. Like how they get the little “m” on M&M’s. Or Dwyane Wade’s fashion choices. Or anything Metta World Peace has ever said. Then there’s the things that both make no sense and seem equally stupid. Like One Direction concerts. Or any decision the Charlotte [...]

Metta World Peace Predicts Lakers Will Reach Finals

Words cannot describe Metta World Peace. Luck for us, then, that he has no problem using words of his own. While we may be at a loss for them, he never is. Ever. And such was the case at a signing for his children’s book “Metta’s Bedtime Stories,” where he predicted that the Los Angeles [...]

Look: OMG – Reggie Evans Shaved His Beard?

Some things in the NBA we have just grown accustomed to whether we like them or not. A few examples have to be an annual Ron Artest/Metta World Peace name change, Kevin Garnett shadowboxing the padded goalpost, and JR Smith getting suspended for one reason or another. Some other common re-occuring trends and themes that [...]

Metta World Peace Says Lakers Had ‘No Chemistry’ Last Season

Metta World Peace never misses an opportunity to tell it like it is. Sometimes, he elects to tell it like it isn’t too, when he’s feeling particularly spunky. Mostly, he’s a source of incorruptible honesty, someone who isn’t afraid to say what everyone else is. And that hasn’t changed. Appearing on Fox Sports 1?s Crowd [...]

Tweet: Metta World Peace Tells The Most Insane Story Of All Time

The New York Knicks may be right when they thought that bringing in former NBA Defensive Player of the Year Metta World Peace in free agency would help to bring some toughness to the Knickerbockers’ front-line. But along with some much needed defensive intensity and another scoring option comes the other side of Peace, as [...]

Metta World Peace May Change His Name…Again

One day, he’s Ron Artest. The next, he’s Metta World Peace. Tomorrow, who knows? Speaking with ClevverNews (h/t Ian Begley of ESPN New York), World Peace admitted that he might change his name. Again. Just like he did in 2011. When he dropped the “Ron” and “Artest” in favor of “Metta,” “World,” and “Peace.” Before [...]

Metta World Peace on Joining Knicks: ‘I Want to Win’

Like Carmelo Anthony before him, Metta World Peace has finally come home. After spending nearly a decade and a half elsewhere, World Peace has joined the New York Knicks, the team that passed over him in the 1999 NBA draft in favor of Frederic Weis. Long past his prime, World Peace is also far removed [...]

Knicks Sign Metta World Peace to 2-Year Deal

During the 1999 NBA Draft, the New York Knicks had the opportunity to select Queens native Ron Artest. Instead, they opted for European-born Frederic Weis. Weis would go on to get hurdled by Vince Carter in the 2000 Olympics, while Artest would go on to have a solid career. All it took was 14 years, [...]

Knicks Favorites to Sign Metta World Peace

Metta World Peace may be headed to the New York Knicks. After clearing waivers on Sunday, the World Peace sweepstakes began. As with all things Metta, his free agency is bound to be an adventure. According to Marc Berman of the New York Post, it’s one that may lead him right to New York to [...]

Metta World Peace to be Amnestied by Lakers

It’s looking more and more like there is truth to the rumor that the LA Lakers will use their amnesty clause provision to cut Metta World Peace from the team, and save approximately $30 Million against the cap. News first started to break last night when Kevin Ding of the OC Register tweeted this: Sweet [...]

Metta World Peace Wrote a Children’s Book: Metta’s Bedtime Stories

Even though he’s arguably the most troublesome and volatile player in NBA history, Metta World Peace has somehow found a way to completely change his image. Over the years, he has become a likable, endearing figure. Only he could pull that off, I guess. For his latest trick, World Peace has released a children’s book [...]

Metta World Peace Wants Kobe To Continue Tweeting During Games

Following the fallout from his tweeting during game 1, Kobe Bryant has vowed not to tweet anymore during the playoffs because it became a distraction. It will be interesting to see if Kobe is still as cool with Mike D’Antoni after coach called him a fan. Kobe won’t forget that and I’m sure we haven’t [...]

Is Metta World Peace Returning to Lakers Too Soon?

Pretty much everything we know about the Los Angeles Lakers’ Metta World Peace defies sheer logic, so it should come as no surprise that he’s planning on returning to the court soon. Really soon. Like now. Okay, it’s still surprising. Per Sam Amick of USA Today,World Peace plans to suit up and ultimately play in [...]

Knee Strain May Keep Metta Out of Lakers’ Lineup

The Lakers fell to the Warriors Monday night and were without Metta World Peace for the entire second half. MWP went to the locker room during the first half and it initially wasn’t clear why. It was later revealed that he suffered a left knee strain. The good news for Lakers fans is that he [...]

Metta World Peace Suspended 1 Game For Punching Brandon Knight

He can change his name and his zip code, but he’s still Ron Artest. Over the weekend, Metta World Peace and his Lakers were in Detroit taking on the Pistons. During the game, Metta connected with Brandon Knight on what appeared to be a punch. In Detroit, he’s still throwing punches. The NBA has suspended [...]

Metta World Peace Producing Practical Jokes Show?

Lakers forward Metta World Peace has a practical joke show in the works. Metta’s ‘Artest Media Group’ is partnering with ‘LMNO Productions’ to come up with “a new prank series featuring professional athletes in hidden camera bits.” This hardly comes as a surprise. The, shall we say vibrant, Laker has been seen as one of the [...]

Metta World Peace Guarantees 62-20 Record For Lakers

This wasn’t supposed to be happening. Especially not to this “dream” Lakers team. They’ve had more drama in less than a half of a season than most teams do in a few years. To add to the drama, Metta World Peace has made a bold statement. Metta being Metta. A reporter then pointed out that [...]

Watch: JR Smith Hits Buzzer Beater to Lift Knicks Over Suns

After Carmelo Anthony took a beating from battling Metta World Peace on Christmas Day, the Knicks decided to sit their star scorer for last night’s contest against the Phoenix Suns. But the decision proved to be wise, as 6th man of the year candidate JR Smith stepped up with a big game down the stretch, [...]

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