When the Lakers parted ways with Metta World Peace last spring, they told him they would not bring him back as a player. But they said if he wanted it, there was a role for him in the organization. On Monday, World Peace joined the staff of the Lakers’ development-league team, the South Bay Lakers,...
Meet the newest assistant coach for the South Bay Lakers. Metta World Peace is finally into coaching. On Monday evening, the South Bay Lakers announced they hired him as a player development coach, effectively calling it a career. World...Show More Summary
Fan favorite will work under Coby Karl, who is in his second season as the head coach of the franchise’s affiliate in the NBA’s Gatorade League.
Peace will serve as a player development coach for Los Angeles affiliate.
Metta World Peace has joined the Los Angeles Lakers' NBA G League affiliate as a player development coach
Another big signing for Master P... who just locked up Metta World Peace to join his new co-ed basketball league, TMZ Sports has learned. Peace will join the New Orleans Gators of the new Global Mixed Gender Basketball League -- and will…
Add this to the list of lofty expectations being placed on the 19-year-old point guard.
I think it’s safe to say since Metta World Peace has been in the league since the 1940?s, he’s a ‘big baller’ with plenty of money to spend. On Saturday, the Los Angeles Lakers veteran took to social media to show his support for his newest teammate and his ‘Big Baller Brand’ by buying a […]
Metta World Peace is devastated over the death of his good friend Prodigy -- telling TMZ Sports the two were like family and would often perform at rap shows together. Metta and Prodigy are both from Queens -- and hit it off right from the…
A for effort?
Kobe Bryant once silenced Ron Artest before the 2010 NBA Finals to keep the Metta World Peace.
Never change, Metta World Peace
So this is what the streets been asking for? A Metta World Peace rap album? Probably not. The Los Angeles Lakers forward and one-time NBA champion released a 12-song rap album entitled “Where We At” on Sunday and features songs such as “Patty Cake”, “So Dramatic”, “Off tha Block”, and “Hennessy at Halftime”. Where We At by Metta World […]
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Don't let anyone tell you the former Ron Artest isn't a man of his word
Metta World Peace went on a list spree where he told everyone just how he ranks things. Most of them were normal: Top NBA players of all time, best heavyweight boxer — but when it came time to give his list of the greatest athletes of all time, something was off: Top 8 athletes all time 1. Show More Summary
Metta World Peace isn’t likely to return to the Lakers next season. “Magic [Johnson] said he’s probably not going to bring me back,” World Peace said Thursday at the team’s training facility in El Segundo after a brief meeting with members of the Lakers' front office. “We talked ‘bout the season...
He joined the Lakers in the summer of 2009 as a troublemaker, a pariah, a plague. Ron Artest was signed, Trevor Ariza walked, and an NBA championship locker room was suddenly in peril. “What are they thinking? What are they doing?” I wrote in this newspaper. “They send the kid packing for an aging...
Despite their best efforts, the Los Angeles Lakers can’t stop winning games. They entered tonight’s game against the Pelicans on a four-game winning streak, and they extended it to five with a 108-96 victory. They absolutely did not want to beat the Pelicans, as the win put them out of reach of the Suns, but even a… Read more...
Metta World Peace scored 18 points and hit four 3-pointers during what might have been his final home game for the Lakers, and Los Angeles extended its late-season winning streak to five games with a 108-96 victory over the New Orleans Pelicans