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  1. World Peace ejected after fouling spreeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | YESNetwork

    Metta World Peace, formerly known as Ron Artest and currently named "The Panda's Friend," was ejected from an Italian league basketball game after igniting a scuffle with his opponents. Before World Peace was removed from the game, he committed five fouls in a one-minute span and sparked a skirmish between his Pallacanestro Cantu teammates and their opponents, Reyer Venezia Mestre.

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  2. Video: Former Laker Metta World Peace/Ron Artest ejected after five fouls in one minuteRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Wave

    He's now called "The Panda's Friend," according to his jersey in the Italian League. But Ron Artest/Metta World Peace/The Panda's Friend wasn't friendly enough in a recent game.

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  3. Metta World Peace, aka The Panda's Friend, ejected from game in ItalyRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    Former Laker star Metta World Peace, also known as The Panda's Friend, is ejected from Serie A playoff game Former Laker Metta World Peace finished his season with Italy's Serie A club Pallacanestro Cantu on a less-than-stellar note. The man who began life in Queens as Ron Artest and donned a uniform with The Panda's Friend where his name would be, was ejected from a playoff game Thursday against Reyer Venezia Mestre, which went on to win, 88-73, to advance to the league semifinals.

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  4. Metta World Peace Called For Five Fouls in a Minute, Thrown Out of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Big Lead

    Ron Artest, who changed his name to Metta World Peace, but now goes by "The Panda's Friend" - it even says it on the back of his jersey - was thrown out of an Italian basketball game Wednesday. Whatever-he-wants-to-be-called-now is currently playing for Pallacanestro CantA1 in Lega Basket Serie A. I'm dealing with a lot of Italian here, so this is my best understanding of what happened: Ron Metta Panda's team has already been eliminated from the playoffs, but they were still playing games for some reason.

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  5. Head-Cases on PortlandRead the original story

    Saturday May 9 | Blazers Edge

    ... Dennis Rodman on their squad, who is the epitome of character issues. When the Lakers won their title in 2010, Ron Artest was on that team, and he is thoroughly special. During the Pistons championship year, they had both Rasheed and Ben Wallace, ...

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  6. BPF's 2015 NBA Mock DraftRead the original story

    Tuesday May 5 | Brew Hoop

    ... season that showed his Two-way ability and consistent 3-point shot. Many have compared Johnson to a young Ron Artest. The Nuggets get the HEAT's pick in this 3-team trade. There are rumors that Denver is targeting Portzingas, so to trade back and ...

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  7. Please participate in the Posting and Toasting Bad Knicks Lottery...Read the original story

    Apr 26, 2015 | Posting and Toasting

    ... undue hostility from fans. It's not Frederic Weis's fault the Knicks snuck into the playoffs, then chose him over Ron Artest. It's not Jordan Hill's fault or Danilo Gallinari's fault that Stephen Curry, Kevin Love, and Russell Westbrook went the ...

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  8. 2015 NBA Mock Draft: Predictions and Best Attribute for Top ProspectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2015 | BleacherReport

    ... at 6'6.75" 243 pounds , which is almost identical to what MWP measured and weighed when he was still known as Ron Artest. DraftExpress breaks down Johnson's strengths and weaknesses in the video below. The similarities to MWP don't end there. ...

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  9. Festus Ezeli a " Could he be the Warriors playoff enforcer?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | SFGate

    ... little trash talk, which he learned as a Sacramento teenager from former Warrior Matt Barnes and former NBA star Ron Artest. Both encountered Ezeli in Guss Armstead's Sacramento-based basketball training center called, "2 the hoop." Armstead, a ...

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  10. Metta World Peace's son open to play for La SalleRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2015 | ABS-CBN News

    The son of former LA Laker Metta World Peace (formerly Ron Artest) is open to play college hoops someday in the Philippines, according to veteran sportscaster Joaquin "Quinito" Henson. Henson said the 14-year-old Jeron Artest is in the Philippines ...

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  11. Musselman excited about new Nevada job after coaching in NBARead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | Nevada Appeal

    Former NBA coach Eric Musselman says one of the things he's looking forward to most about his new job at Nevada is the opportunity to be a lasting influence in the lives of young men. "I'm not sure how much of an impact I've had on Ron Artest-Metta World Peace," Musselman joked about the quirky all-star he coached while at the helm of the Sacramento Kings in 2006-07.

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  12. Musselman excited about new Nevada job after coaching in NBARead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | Nevada Appeal

    Former NBA coach Eric Musselman says one of the things he's looking forward to most about his new job at Nevada is the opportunity to be a lasting influence in the lives of young men. "I'm not sure how much of an impact I've had on Ron Artest-Metta World Peace," Musselman joked about the quirky all-star he coached while at the helm of the Sacramento Kings in 2006-07.

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  13. Metta World Peace, ex-Knick, seriously wanted to coach St. John'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | NJ.com

    ... ex-member of the Red Storm who wanted the job: Metta World Peace. The former Knicks forward formerly known as Ron Artest said in an ESPN Radio interview that he reached out to St. John's to tell them he wanted the job. At least he acknowledged a ...

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  14. Mullin set to return to St. John's as coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... the opportunity to be a lasting influence on young men's lives. "I'm not sure how much of an impact I've had on Ron Artest-Metta World Peace," Musselman joked about the quirky All-Star he coached while at the helm of the Kings in 2006-07. "But I ...

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  15. Metta World Peace says he can still make a real impactRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | The China Post

    ... title with the Los Angeles Lakers in 2010, said he won't quit playing professionally until he's 40. The former Ron Artest became Metta World Peace in 2011, then "The Panda's Friend" while playing in China last year for Sichuan Blue Whales, where he ...

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  16. NBA: Metta World Peace says he is a changed manRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... so I will be playing with a lot of fire but not anger, just passion." World Peace, who changed his name from Ron Artest, was playing for the Sichuan Blue Whales in the Chinese Basketball Association after a long NBA career which included stints with ...

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  17. Metta World Peace says he can still make an impactRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | USA Today

    ... title with the Los Angeles Lakers in 2010, said he won't quit playing professionally until he's 40. The former Ron Artest became Metta World Peace in 2011, then "The Panda's Friend" while playing in China last year for Sichuan Blue Whales, where he ...

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  18. Metta World Peace says he's changed man, joins Italian teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | New York Daily News

    ... so I will be playing with a lot of fire but not anger, just passion." World Peace, who changed his name from Ron Artest, was playing for the Sichuan Blue Whales in the Chinese Basketball Association after a long NBA career which included stints with ...

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  19. Los Angeles Lakers: Top Five Lakers In The Post-Shaq EraRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | Lake Show Life

    ... and finished third in defensive plus minus (DJ Mbenga finished first but did not receive much playing time). Ron Artest / Metta World Peace - His name may be Metta now, but we remember him as Ron Artest, the one who gave us nightmares in the 2009 ...

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  20. In 'coup of the century,' Metta World Peace signs with Italian teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | Canada.com

    ... of enthusiasm to the whole of Italian basketball and not just to Cantu." World Peace, who changed his name from Ron Artest, was playing for the Sichuan Blue Whales in the Chinese Basketball Association after a long NBA career which included stints ...

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