Found October 12, 2012 on
Metta World Peace, the guy formerly known as Ron Artest, Says some off the wall things at times.
I’m starting to think he has a fondness for his new point guard Steve Nash based off some of those type of comments.
Last week Metta jokingly tweeted that Nash is the smartest Laker because he is white.
Now World Peace has a new complimentary idea for Nash.
Nash has earned the reputation for being a magician when he handles the ball, and according to Pro Basketball Talk, World Peace took the Magic thing to a whole other level.
“Nash should do a Vegas magic show,” the Lakers forward said. “They should put his picture on the Flamingo hotel with a picture of him posing spinning the ball with his tongue out. There could be a bunch of strippers around him naked covering themselves with a hat.”
Interpret that however you may, just remember who the comment came from.
Check out other great articles at BlackSportsOnline.
BEST OF MAXIM
AROUND THE WEB
Lakers forward Metta World Peace is so impressed with Steve Nash's offensive wizardry that he says the new Lakers point guard should have a magic show in Vegas.
RIGHT BACK AT YA
Former Laker Smush Parker, upon hearing Kobe Bryant ripped him by calling him "the worst," Parker fired back, referring to Kobe as a "diva."
It was getting a little lonely around this NBA website without a crazy/interesting comment from Lakers forward Metta World Peace.Metta was asked a question about Steve Nash's amazing playmaking ability and he decided to praise Nash by saying that he should have his own Vegas show:"Nash should do a Vegas magic show," the Lakers forward said. "They should put his...
Kobe Bryant struggled to contain his laughter.
Following practice Friday at the Lakers' training facility in El Segundo, reporters wasted no time informing him that Smush Parker was offended about comments Bryant made regarding why his former teammate doesn't belong in the NBA.
"There's really nothing else to say," Bryant said with a smirk. "I said what...
Dwight Howard's back was hurting last season. Badly.
Then something else happened: He couldn't feel his left leg.
"What a lot of people don't know is when I hurt my back, it affected my nerves to the point where my whole left leg just went dead basically," the Lakers center said Thursday. "I couldn't do a calf raise."
After undergoing surgery...
Ramon Sessions opted out of his contract with the Lakers, at least in part, because he had concerns that they might acquire Steve Nash or Deron Williams in a sign-and-trade.
Smush Parker and Kobe Bryant (Getty Images)Kobe Bryant has no qualms with letting his mouth run wild, even when it is regarding the poor performance of past teammates. The competitiveness of Kobe Bryant is as top notch as it gets, but sometimes his mouth gets the best of him and it happened last night following sitting out the Lakers preseason game with an injury. Kobe went off...
Earlier this week, it was reported that Lakers' Jordan Hill had a herniated disk. He had experienced the pain after the first preseason game but the status for future procedures was uncertain at that time. After being re-evaluated, Hill will not need surgery thanks to some advice given to him by newcomer Dwight Howard.On the topic of Dwight, Hill said,"He had a short little...
Back on Friday, we featured a story about Kobe Bryant ripping into members of the 2005-2006 Los Angeles Lakers including point guard Smush Parker who he called, "the worst ever".As you may figure, Parker became a hot topic and joined the folks over at the Hard 2 Guard radio to discuss Kobe's comments:“I’m lost for words. It makes me blush. For my name to still come...
Throughout the Dwight-mare drama that went on all of last season was an injured Dwight Howard whose back injury did more than harm his back. Mike Bresnahan of the LA Times interviewed Dwight Howard who said that his back injury affected a nerve that affected his entire left leg."What a lot of people don't know is when I hurt my back, it affected my nerves to the point...
Back in the grand NBA season that was 2005-2006, Kobe Bryant nearly won the MVP and almost helped the Lakers upset the Phoenix Suns in the first round of the playoffs.That Lakers squad wasn't exactly the greatest of all-time and included such notable members like Brian Cook, Chris Mihm, Kwame Brown, and Smush Parker. Kobe in an interview with the OC Register decided to rift...
Kobe Bryant, who has a shoulder issue, missed the Los Angeles Lakers' last game, a loss to the Portland Trailblazers on Wednesday. However, Bryant was able to practice Friday and is expected to start today's game. The Lakers will take on the Utah Jazz in Los Angeles at 10:30 PM EST, and Bryant will see if he can play through the shoulder injury.The injury originally...
Recently, Kobe Bryant indicated that Dwight Howard needed to step up his a$$hole game to get to the next level in the NBA. “Shaq was a goofball. But Shaq was a big a——. I was a little a——. It worked well. Dwight has a lot of that in him. He just needs to bring it [...]
Let’s assume Vegas odd makers are never wrong and they always correctly pick the favorites to be in the NBA Finals. That will mean the 2013 NBA Finals will pit Kobe Bryant and his Los Angeles Lakers against LeBron James and his Miami Heat.
If this happens, no NBA Finals will ever match such hype, excitement, and star power. You’d have to go back to the 1980s when Magic Johnson...
Dwight Howard's leg felt 'dead' last season before undergoing back surgery.