While Chad Johnson, Clinton Portis, Ozzie Guillen and Ron Artest are Hall of Famers as entertaining interview subjects in the world of sports, the NHL has its own cast of characters that can compete with those big names. There have been...Show More Summary
Throughout their 46-year history, the Chicago Bulls have employed a few players who you could label "embarrassing." This slideshow will spotlight eight of those guys. If you're looking for Ron Artest—sorry, Metta World Peace—to be included on the list, you might as well stop reading this. Show More Summary
Everyone already knew that professional athletes don’t have a hard time finding female companionship. These guys are famous, rich, and (usually) prime physical specimens. However, it turns out that it’s actually even easier for the pros to get action than we could have imagined. It’s not entirely clear what the deal is with the video [...]
Taking a cue out of the playbooks of famous name-changers like Ron Artest, Cat Stevens, and Prince, Microsoft isn't calling its UI design Metro anymore. Although that's the official title MS has been using for years, it's reportedly making the shift due to legal reasons—ever heard of a German company called Metro? Neither have we. But apparently they have lawyers! More »
The wide receiver is once again Chad Johnson. Now, we turn our eyes toward the NBA's Metta World Peace (formerly known as Ron Artest).
Chali 2na and Roc C connect for a joint project inspired by none other than the man formerly known to the world as Ron Artest. Check out the first video for “Ron’s Theme” with Ed O.G. above and hit the jump to stream the tape, which was mixed by DJ Rhettmatic. Previously: Nardwuar vs. Metta [...]
Because of course he did.
July 10, 2012 – The Hoop Doctors In typical Ron Artest Metta World Peace fashion, he took to twitter late last night to post a picture of an outing he had in Vancouver, in which he met a very old Canadian couple. Metta is in Canada working on a network movie with Jennie Garth in [...]
Trying to predict the draft is like trying to predict what Ron Artest/Metta World Peace is going to say in an interview. You never really know what's going to happen. Chad Ford knows more about the NBA Draft than any normal human being should and even amongst his hundreds of mock drafts, he often makes mistakes. Show More Summary
Say Queensbridge! Ron Ron takes on Nardwuar. Previously: Ron Artest ft. Max, B-Real, Lenny, Fat Joe, TAZ & George Lopez – Go Loco
Metta World Peace has a hard time living up to his new name, especially when it comes to dissing Thunder forward James Harden. Last time World Peace (formerly known as Ron Artest) was given a seven-game suspension for blasting Harden in the head with his elbow, but it seems that suspension has done little to [...]Show More Summary
To professional basketball player to ballroom dancer to actor? Adding another title to his resume, Metta World Peace, formerly known as Ron Artest, is preparing to make his acting debut in an upcoming Lifetime movie. The Los AngelesShow More Summary
He shoots; he scores! Following in the footsteps of Michael "Space Jam" Jordan, Los Angeles Lakers star Metta World Peace (formerly Ron Artest) is soaring from the court to the screen. Read More > Other Links From TVGuide.com Jennie Garth Nancy Grace Ron Artest
This is what happens when the Lakers lose so early in the playoffs. Metta World Peace, formerly known as inimitable NBA enforcer Ron Artest, ditched his day job earlier this week and headed north to British Columbia, where he became the resident “NBA weather specialist” for a Canadian TV station. By the looks of Metta’s [...]
Lakers small forward Metta World Peace (the artist formerly known as Ron Artest) acted as a fill-in weather man for Vancouver Island's CTVBC, which credited him as an "NBA Weather Specialist" -- something that is blatantly apparent to anyone watching his very detailed and no doubt entirely accurate report.
June 7, 2012 – The Hoop Doctors Ron Artest made a trip up to Canada apparently. Vancouver to be exact. And while you’re in Canada why not stop by CTV and do a spot as the ‘Weatherman’? “It’s Raining Everywhere!!”, he proclaims. This guy never ceases to amaze me. And he always provides endless fodder [...]
In recent years, Lakers guard Metta World Peace—aka Ron Artest—has been very open about his battles with mental health. We're talking about an NBA star who thanked his psychiatrist after winning an NBA championship. And when he's not...Show More Summary
Yeah, the idea that elbow-throwing, fan fighting basketball player Metta World Peace (a.k.a. Ron Artest) would be out promoting mental heath is a little more than ironic. But the fact that he’s doing it dressed as a super-hero longboarder makes it just plain insane. But it seems to be the way Metta likes it. [Link: [...]
Through the good times and the bad, Ron Artest has remained the Quartersnacks Sports Desk’s favorite New York-bred and still active NBA player. After all, Artest came up playing ball with Matt Mooney’s brother at La Salle, and correlates his defensive intensity to having seen a player get stabbed in a streetball game while growing [...]
May 29, 2012 – The Hoop Doctors Someone should let Ron Ron know that it’s not quite ‘labor day’ just yet. Hell, why we are here, we may as well celebrate Memorial Day instead, no?