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The man formerly known as Ron Artest changed his name to Metta World Peace right before the start of the Lakers 2011 regular season.
Clevver News is reporting that World Peace is preparing to change his name again, as he begins his first season with his hometown New York Knicks.
“We are going to do do a name change, but I can’t tell you what it is,” World Peace told an interviewer with ClevverNews.
World Peace added that he did not want to go through the process of changing his name legally again until he retires. “That’s too much work,” he said.
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Are you like many Americans, thinking Metta World Peace is a cumbersome and silly way to refer to the basketball player born as Ron Artest?
Well, World Peace is nothing if not a man of the people, and he's giving you an opportunity to fix it.
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Metta World Peace is definitely no stranger to headlines, but it appears we may have to start calling him something else in them again soon.
World Peace, who recently signed a new deal with the Knicks, will apparently have a new name to go along, although he says he won’t change his name legally. Formerly known as Ron Artest, he changed his name to Metta World Peace in September...
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The New York City Council notified the arena that it has 10 years to vacate its 45-year-old premises and...
Metta World Peace, formerly known as Ron Artest, will change his name again this season.
"We are going to do do a name change, but I can't tell you what it is," World Peace told an interviewer with ClevverNews.
World Peace will not change his name legally, which means 'World Peace' will be on the back of his uniform with the New York Knicks.
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After word spread around the Internet that Metta World Peace might be changing his name again ahead of playing for the Knicks next season, the former St. John's star — where he was known as Ron Artest — took to his Twitter account to squash the idea.
“Don’t believe anyone who said I’m changing my name again,” World Peace tweeted. “I am letting fans give...