Found May 07, 2012 on
Metta World Peace's suspension has only delayed the Lakers forward's feats on the court and off. Less than two weeks after canceling his appearance on Conan O'Brien's late-night TBS show, World Peace will be on Monday night, according to Conan's website. The show starts at 11 p.m. World Peace has been under scrutiny for the past few weeks after being suspended by the NBA for elbowing Oklahoma City's James Harden in the head. The act and suspension brought back memories of World Peace's turbulent past, when the player was better known for being a brawling Ron Artest than winning championships...

Ron Artest appears on Conan

I still refuse to call him Metta World Peace. This appearance was originally scheduled for two days after the James Harden incident, but was pushed back for obvious reasons.

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