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Metta World Peace rides subway to Madison Square Garden

11 months agoSports : The Early Lead

Metta World Peace made his debut as a member of the New York Knicks on Wednesday night and he got to Madison Square Garden in the most Metta way possible: he took the F train. Yep. Just another New Yorker, riding the subway to work. World Peace, still known in these parts as Ron Artest, […]

Metta World Peace Must Step Up as NY Knicks' Vocal Leader This Season

The New York Knicks are a much younger team than they were a year ago, and, as a result, they could be short of leaders in the 2013-14 season. Jason Kidd, Rasheed Wallace, Kurt Thomas and Marcus Camby have all left the team, and though...Show More Summary

Metta World Peace Rode the Subway to His First New York Knicks Game

It appears Metta World Peace enjoyed a nice leisurely subway ride to Madison Square Garden before his first regular season game as a member the New York Knicks. Newsday reporter Jim Baumbach documented the ride on Twitter: ESPN's Ian Begley shared World Peace's reason for taking the subway: The Knicks open up their season against the Milwaukee Bucks. Show More Summary

Metta World Peace Goes Back to the Future with 2013-14 Game Shoes

Metta World Peace's in-game sneakers are, well, sneakers. There's not much else you can say about the kicks he plans to wear in 2013-14, per ESPN's Darren Rovell : Everything we've seen from World Peace in the past—like changing his name in the first place—suggests that his footwear of choice would be more interesting. Plain black? No, no, no. Show More Summary

Metta World Peace Crashes into Kid While Diving into Crowd for Loose Ball

Judging by the look on his face, this kid is scarred for life. Thanks to @cjzero for the GIF. Read more NBA news on

Metta World Peace to Star in Movie with Marc Maron and Screech

Yup, that’s a real headline about an actual movie being made. Eric Freeman of Yahoo! Sports is reporting that Metta World Peace will be starring in All Wifed Out—a bachelor-centric film that appears to be an even raunchier, rowdier version...Show More Summary

Why Metta World Peace Deserves a Starting Spot with the New York Knicks

Metta World Peace has done more than enough for the New York Knicks this preseason to earn a spot in Mike Woodson’s starting lineup. He brings defense, toughness and a championship pedigree to New York — all things that the Knicks need...Show More Summary

Well, Well, Well… Tyler Hansbrough Isn’t Much Of A Tough Guy When It’s Metta World Peace

11 months agoSports : With Leather

Folks who have been frequenting these here With Leather tubes for some time know that if there’s one athlete that I really, truly love making fun of, it’s Tyler Hansbrough, AKA The Toughest Guy on the Court Inside His Brain. From his...Show More Summary

Tyler Hansbrough Thinks Twice, Apologizes To Metta World Peace [Video]

Tyler Hansbrough was furious when he was hit while driving to the hoop. He was so upset that he almost started a fight. But then he realized that the person who hit him was none other than Metta World Peace. That name might sound like it belongs to a cuddly NBA player but it actually... Show More Summary

Tyler Hansbrough Was About to Fight Someone…Until He Realized It Was Metta World Peace (Video)

11 months agoSports : Total Pro Sports

Apparently Toronto Raptors center Tyler Hansbrough is a big Kenny Rogers fan. Because man, that kid knows when to hold ‘em, and knows when to fold ‘em. Last night, during the double-overtime preseason game between the Raptors and Knicks at the Air Canada Centre, Hansbrough got fouled while taking the ball to the hoop in […]

Metta World Peace Says Today's NBA Is Filled with 'Mister Softees'

Metta World Peace is a big fan of ice cream—just not on the basketball court. That sentence should serve as a reminder that MWP is a man with complicated tastes, and also that he's already approaching midseason form in his press conferences. World...Show More Summary

'Psycho T' Wants No Part of Metta World Peace: 'My Bad, Bro'

Tyler Hansbrough, the wide-eyed Toronto Raptors player and North Carolina alum known as "Psycho T" for his crazed style of play and willingness to confront other NBA players, got tangled up with a New York Knicks player during an exhibition game on Monday. Show More Summary

Tyler Hansbrough Has a Change of Heart When He Realizes Who's Messing with Him

Toronto Raptors forward Tyler Hansbrough plays with a lot of emotion. He got feisty while getting tangled up with New York Knicks forward Metta World Peace, but he quickly changed his attitude when he realized who it was. Given World Peace's history, it's understandable as to why Hansbrough quickly calmed down and took the blame. Read more NBA news on

Metta World Peace Calls Iman Shumpert the 'Best Shooting Guard' in the NBA

Kobe Bryant can't catch a break these days. First, ESPN's NBA rank put him at No. 25, down 19 spots from 2012. Then, Metta World Peace, Kobe's teammate from last season, calls the New York Knicks' Iman Shumpert the best shooting guard in the league. "Iman...amazing," World Peace says in a YouTube video posted by Max Frishberg. Show More Summary

What happens when Metta World Peace gets on a tour bus with a bunch of children?

11 months agoSports : Deadspin

What happens when Metta World Peace gets on a tour bus with a bunch of children? Hijinks obviously ensued. "At one point, a fifth grader notices a billboard for Larry Flynt's Hustler Club. It's not subtle. The boy, being around 12, tells the whole bus about it. Soon, everyone is screaming." [Time] Read more...

Metta World Peace Gets On A Double-Decker Bus

Metta World Peace keeps everyone’s head straight. The New York Knicks forward, who signed with his hometown team this off-season, is riding on a double-decker tour bus in midtown Manhattan on Tuesday afternoon, along with 22 fifth-graders...Show More Summary

Metta World Peace Doesn't Remember Who Toronto Raptors Are

Metta World Peace knows less about the NBA than you probably do. With his New York Knicks gearing up for a preseason game against the Toronto Raptors, ProBasketballTalk's Kurt Helin unearthed a video of World Peace expressing his profound confusion to a group of reporters. "Honestly, I forget stuff so fast," World Peace said. Show More Summary

Role Players Who Will Have Biggest Impact for LA Lakers in 2013-14

Despite losing Dwight Howard, Metta World Peace and a few other key contributors from last season, the Los Angeles Lakers still have a stockpile of role players who will definitely step up to the plate. With a logjam of guards and aShow More Summary

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