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METTA WORLD PEACE RUMORS

Will Metta World Peace bring Peace to the Los Angeles Lakers?

Metta World Peace defending Paul Pierce in Game 7 of the 2010 NBA Finals (Mandatory Credit: Christian Petersen/Getty Images) One of the many reasons why the Los Angeles Lakers earned their 16th championship title was due to a Game 7 three-point shot in the 2010 NBA Finals made by Metta World Peace that sealed the deal. It was one of the All-time greatest shots made in a Game 7 with...
Via The Sports Journal
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Lakers considering bringing back the artist formerly known as Ron Artest

Via Adrian Wojnarowksi of Yahoo Sports:The Los Angeles Lakers are discussing the possibility of signing free agent forward Metta World Peace to a one-year contract, league sources told Yahoo Sports. World Peace has been in the Lakers' practice facility this offseason playing against the team's players, including 2014 first-round pick Julius Randle, league sources told Yahoo Sports...
Via Celtics Life
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Lakers considering signing Metta World Peace

Metta World Peace hasn’t played in the NBA since the 2013-2014 season which ended with him getting waived by the New York Knicks.  After playing in Italy and China, Peace is close to landing back on an NBA team, with an organization he is very familiar with. According to Yahoo’s Adrian Wojnarowski, the Los Angeles Lakers are considering bringing back Peace on a one-year...
Via Sports-Glory
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Lakers have talked about signing Metta World Peace

Just when you almost completely forgot about Metta World Peace, a report emerges saying he is in consideration for being signed by an NBA team. Yahoo’s Adrian Wojnarowski reports that the Lakers have talked about signing Metta to a one-year deal. Woj says the Artist Formerly Known as Artest has been training in the team’s practice facilities this summer, playing against some...
Via Larry Brown Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Los Angeles Lakers and Metta World Peace Could Be Reunited

World Peace, who spent four seasons as a member of the Lakers, owns career averages of 13.8 points, 4.7 rebounds, and 1.8 steals per game over the course of 15 seasons.
Via CLNS Radio
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Lakers ‘seriously considering’ signing Metta World Peace

No, this isn’t a headline from three years ago. The Los Angeles Lakers are reportedly “seriously considering” Metta World Peace, previously known as Ron Artest, for the 2015-16 NBA season. Adrian Wojnarowski has the scoop (as always), but notes no deal is in place as of yet. Lakers are seriously considering signing free agent Metta World Peace, league sources tell Yahoo...
Via Sportsnaut
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Lakers Considering Signing Metta World Peace

The Los Angeles Lakers are giving serious consideration to signing Metta World Peace. No deal between World Peace and the Lakers is in place yet, but the team can use depth at the small forward position. The Lakers waived Peace using their amnesty provision in 2013. World Peace last played in the NBA with the New York Knicks during the 13-14 season and he has since played in China and Italy.
Via RealGM
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Metta World Peace gets ejected after five fouls in one minute

It wasn’t quite the “Malice at the Palace,” but fans in Italy recently caught a glimpse of the old Ron Artest. Artest, aka Metta World Peace, aka The Panda’s Friend, still is playing basketball these days with Pallacanestro Cantù in Italy’s Lega Basket Serie A. The back of Ron Artest's... I mean Metta World Peace's... I mean The Panda's Friend's jersey in Italy....
Via NESN.com
May 29, 2015  |  Discuss

PHOTO: Metta World Peace's new shoes feature panda heads

The last we heard from Metta World Peace, he signed a contract with the Sichuan Blue Whales in China and announced he’d go by the name “Panda’s Friend” throughout his stay in China. Now, to kick off his new career overseas, the man with a history of names has released new basketball shoes featuring a stuffed panda head along with two panda arms. “Welcome to Metta’s...
Via NESN.com
September 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Metta World Peace to change name again

It’s been all quiet on the Metta World Peace front as it relates to oddball behavior, but his recent signing with the Sichuan Blue Whales of the Chinese Basketball Association has provided the eccentric basketball player a perfect opportunity to draw some attention to himself. Not surprisingly, the man formerly known as Ron Artest says […] The post Metta World Peace to change...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
August 07, 2014  |  Discuss
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