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METTA WORLD PEACE RUMORS

Metta World Peace says he can still make an impact

MILAN (AP) Metta World Peace had barely landed in Italy when the former NBA All-Star was soon singing with fans of his new team and thinking of a second season. Thanks to advice from former teammate Kobe Bryant, World Peace joined Pallacanestro Cantu on Thursday, and was presented to the team's fans at its Mapooro Arena. ''I didn't come here because I'm old and I don't want to play...
Via AP on Fox
19 hours ago  |  Discuss

‘More mature’ World Peace says he’s changed

Heading into the swansong of his career, former NBA All-Star Metta World Peace is a changed man.
Via Philly Sports Live
22 hours ago  |  Discuss

Metta World Peace says he is a changed man

MILAN (AP) Heading into the swansong of his career, former NBA All-Star Metta World Peace says he is a changed man. World Peace has signed for Pallacanestro Cantu, a move the Italian team called ''the coup of the century.'' Early in his career, the 35-year-old World Peace was known as much for his controversies as for his on-court talent, but he says that has changed. World Peace...
Via AP on Fox
22 hours ago  |  Discuss

Metta World Peace heading for Italy in 'coup of the century'

CANTU, Italy (AP) Former NBA All-Star Metta World Peace has signed for Italian team Pallacanestro Cantu for the remainder of the season. After a series of teasing tweets from World Peace, Cantu has confirmed the news, calling it ''the coup of the century.'' World Peace, who changed his name from Ron Artest, was playing for the Sichuan Blue Whales in the Chinese Basketball Association...
Via AP on Fox
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Metta World Peace Signs In Italy

Metta World Peace has signed with Pallacanestro Cantù of Italy for the remainder of the season. World Peace started the season in China.
Via RealGM
3 days ago  |  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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