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  1. Kobe Bryant, Paul Pierce and the Lost Art of CompetitivenessRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Lake Show Life

    ... ball in his hands with the Lakers up by three. Immediately Kevin Garnett came over to double Kobe who passed to Ron Artest. Paul Pierce was guarding Artest and contested his shot but it didn't matter, not in that moment. Artest calmly hit a three ...


  2. Will Los Angeles Lakers' Jeremy Lin Ever Recapture "Linsanity?"Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Rant Sports

    ... the Knicks a three-point lead with half of a second remaining. It was at that moment, 2,500 miles away, that Ron Artest threw his arms up, shouting "Linsanity!" among his Los Angeles Lakers teammates, who had all just witnessed the aforementioned ...


  3. Remembering The Day Rodman Was Suspended For Kicking A CameramanRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | The Post Game

    ... million lost over the incident. It's still one of the longest suspensions in NBA history (although no where near Ron Artest's 86 games). That same season Rodman missed another three games due to suspensions for technical fouls. "The Worm", as he was ...


  4. Metta World Peace wants to play for Ginebra?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA, Philippines Former NBA player Metta World Peace gave hints about wanting to play an an import for Barangay Ginebra, but due to his contractual obligations in China, he couldn't join the coming PBA Commissioner's Cup. World Peace, formerly known as Ron Artest, posted a couple of images of a jersey which bear resemblance to Barangay Ginebra's colors.


  5. Showcases tip off at Lincoln the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... Jaylen Hands while Palisades is paced by guards Joe Robinson, Will Johnson and Shane Williams as well as forward Ron Artest Jr., the son of former Lakers star Metta World Peace. Also Saturday, Mt. Carmel (noon), Fallbrook (1:30 p.m.), Orange Glen (3 ...


  6. Smith could fit mold of players that break itRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 1 |

    ... as free spirits have been part of championship teams before. Need we say more? Except that when the former Ron Artest signed on with the Sichuan Blue Whales of the Chinese Basketball Association last summer, he said he would change his name again to ...


  7. Metta World Peace Changes Name To Metta MinajRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 30 | HipHopDx

    ... his comment. The former NBA champion changed his name to Metta World Peace in 2011. He was formerly known as Ron Artest . @MettaWorldPeace : I changing my name for two days. The Nicki Minaj song inspired this;) click here for a good laugh. ...


  8. Metta World Peace Reacts To Nicki Minaj Lyric Name-DropRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | HipHopDx

    ... track on Nicki Minaj 's new album, The Pinkprint , may have aroused a former NBA player. Metta World Peace (born Ron Artest ) took to Twitter around 4 a.m. today (December 26), to express how overjoyed he was to be mentioned on "the hottest female ...


  9. Ex-NBA star Metta World Peace to play in PBA?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | ABS-CBN News

    ... however, if the former NBA star will be joining any local team when he arrives in Manila. World Peace was born Ron Artest before he legally changed his name to Metta World Peace. The 6-foot-7 forward is now in the process of changing his name to The ...


  10. Indiana Pacers Fans Booing Lance Stephenson Is SurprisingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | Rant Sports

    ... to make the city look good on TV. That was a big issue with the Pacers in the post-brawl world. Lance is hardly Ron Artest , though I suppose I see how some fans might draw parallels. The last straw with Artest for a lot of fans was that after all ...


  11. The Malice at the Palace: Indiana Pacers-Detroit Pistons infamous basketbrawl 10 years ago...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | The Oregonian

    Indiana Pacers' Ron Artest is led off the court after a brawl near the end of the game against the Detroit Pistons in Auburn Hills, Mich., Friday, Nov. 19, 2004. Artest and teammate Stephen Jackson charged into the crowd and fought with fans in the final minute of the game, forcing an early end to the Pacers' 97-82 victory over the Pistons.


  12. Ten Years After NBA's Malice At The Palace, Fines For Flopping More Common Than For FightingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 |

    ... 2004 NBA crown). With Indiana comfortably ahead in the final minute, a hard foul by their resident protagonist, Ron Artest, on Detroit's Ben Wallace led to a multi-player melee that wound up spilling into the stands after a fan threw a drink at ...


  13. Was Metta World Peace Too Honest for New York Knicks?Read the original story

    Nov 15, 2014 | Sports Media 101

    ... focus on last years team. Last season marked the return of a prodigal son. Metta World Peace , formally known as Ron Artest , was the biggest off-season signing by the New York Knicks. He was suppose to bring toughness, defense and three-point ...


  14. Nets' Deron Williams is healthy again and his numbers are climbingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2014 | Newsday

    ... my injuries, I didn't feel like anybody could stop me one-on-one," Williams said. "I've had Bruce Bowen on me; Ron Artest has guarded me when we played the Lakers in the playoffs. I just feel like if you put one person on me, it's going to be hard ...


  15. Metta World Peace Has A Bizarre Explanation For Why He Turned Down NBA Offers To Play In ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | Silicon Alley Insider

    Metta World Peace just started his first season playing basketball in China for the Sichuan Blue Whales and if he has his way it will be his last. The artist formerly known as Ron Artest was a guest on "The Dan Patrick Show" when he was asked why he's playing in China at the age of 34. His answer is a bit convoluted, but basically it comes down to two things: 1) he always wanted to play in China; and 2) being a team player the last few years has ruined his game and he wants to fix that so he can come back to the NBA as an offensive threat.


  16. Even The Panda's Friend Felt Badly For The Lakers On Opening NightRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 |

    ... , and even he felt bad for his old team as they were getting run over. Here's hoping the artist formally known as Ron Artest signs with LA in midseason, changes his name to The Lakers' Friend, and leads the team to the playoffs.


  17. Kobe Bryant's Search to Rediscover Self Will Define Success or Failure of SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... protective sleeve over his bum right knee this preseason. He has felt spry enough to come out like a latter-day Ron Artest at each opening tip, flying around and trying to set an attacking defensive tone for his undermanned young team. Perhaps he's ...


  18. Did the Lakers Waive the Wrong Player in Jabari Brown?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2014 | Lake Show Life

    ... about it was, Nik Stauskas took quite the hit off of Brown's shoulder. Something about that drive seems very Ron Artest-like. According to, Jabari Brown stands at 6'3 (without shoes) with a wingspan over 6'8. He has a chiseled frame ...


  19. Steve Nash Was A Jerry Buss Ride-or-Die GambleRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Lake Show Life

    ... Valde Divac for 17 year old Kobe Bryant . He traded Shaquille O'Neal for Lamar Odom and Brian Grant . He chose Ron Artest over Trevor Ariza . He traded for Dwight Howard . So Dr. Buss was used to gambling and trusting his instincts and in 2012 ...


  20. What Paul George Means to the Indiana PacersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | Hardwood Paroxysm

    ... Bender, Danny Granger - but all have been short-circuited by injury, a shallow development curve, or both. Even Ron Artest, the most infamous name in Pacers' history was more guts and effort than talent or skill. Paul George matters to the Pacers ...