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Daniel Orton Signs With Sichuan In China, Set To Replace Metta World Peace

Free agent Daniel Orton has signed with Sichuan of the Chinese Basketball Association and is set to replace Metta World Peace on the permanent roster, sources told RealGM. Orton formally signed his lucrative contract with Sichuan under the plan of finishing the Chinese season alongside fellow American import Mike Efevberha, who is leading the club in points (26.4), rebounds (8.1...
Via RealGM
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Metta World Peace doesn’t want us to forget that the guy who threw beer at him which sparked “The Malice In The Palace”

Wednesday was the ten-year anniversary of the Detroit Pistons and Indiana Pacers brawl which has been named “The Malice In The Palace”. A lot of things have changed in the NBA after that unforgettable night. The artist formerly known as Metta World Peace was suspended for the entire NBA season for his role in the brawl. World Peace talked about the brawl on his Twitter account...
Via No Guts, No Glory
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Metta World Peace Says He’s Friends With White Guy Who Started Brawl

I think a lot of people forget that the artist formerly known as Ron Artest didn’t start the Malice at the Palace, it was a couple of idiot Pistons fans who were throwing things including beer on him. Good to know that 10 years later everyone can have a good laugh about it and be friends. Did you guys know that the white dude who threw beer on me in Detroit are close buddies...
Via BlackSportsOnline
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Photo: Metta World Peace Choking The Life Out Of Some Chinese Basketball Player

Metta World Peace and his panda shoes can be seen these days playing for the Sichuan Blue Whales of the Chinese Basketball Association, but it appears his alter ego (Ron Artest) made a cameo in a recent game. We don’t have any video or any other context for this photo, but it does seem like Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
November 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Metta World Peace: Fight With JR Smith Is Why I’m Not With Knicks

Metta World Peace is China having a blast, but he revealed some startling information that may explain why he’s no longer with the New York Knicks. World Peace is writing a book to commemorate the 10-year anniversary of the Malice at the Palace, and while describing a few excerpts, the mercurial forward hinted at why he wasn’t re-signed by the Knicks. “I’m too direct,...
Via Thacover2
November 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Metta World Peace: Fight With JR Smith Is Why I’m Not With Knicks

Metta World Peace is China having a blast, but he revealed some startling information that may explain why he’s no longer with the New York Knicks. World Peace is writing a book to commemorate the 10-year anniversary of the Malice at the Palace, and while describing a few excerpts, the mercurial forward hinted at why he wasn’t re-signed by the Knicks. “I’m too direct,...
Via BlackSportsOnline
November 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Clippers Rumors: Los Angeles to sign Metta World Peace?

Earlier this week, Marc Bass of Sports Rumor Alert, wrote an article pertaining to the Los Angeles Clippers desire to sign a wing defender. The Clippers have struggled defensively this season, particularly on the perimeter, and a defensive-minded forward would be a welcomed addition. One player they may look into is none other than Metta World Peace. Image by Derral Chen, via...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
November 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Metta World Peace Predicts A 2018 Knicks Championship

Metta World Peace, formerly known as Ron Artest and sometimes referred to as “The Panda’s Friend,” ranted about a few bold Knicks predictions in the near future. Knicks ring coming in 2018 . My prediction — thepandasfriend.com (@MettaWorldPeace) November 13, 2014 I predict a knicks vs lakers final in the next 2 to 4 yrs — thepandasfriend.com (@MettaWorldPeace) November...
Via Geeks and Cleats
November 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Metta World Peace predicts Knicks title in 2018, other crazy stuff

Metta World Peace, formerly known as Ron Artest and sometimes referred to as “The Panda’s Friend,” is the gift that keeps on giving. The outspoken forward, who currently plays for the Sichuan Blue Whales of the Chinese Basketball Association, posted some bold statements and NBA predictions on Twitter. First, he declared New York Knicks center Andrea Bargnani to be a top...
Via NESN.com
November 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Metta World Peace Says Knicks Will Win NBA Title In ’18

Metta World Peace is in China getting buckets and making good money, so the disaster that is the New York Knicks are no longer his concern. World Peace took to Twitter this morning to give his assessment on the Knicks and their title chances. Knicks ring coming in 2018 . My prediction — thepandasfriend.com (@MettaWorldPeace) November 13, 2014 When @AndreaBargnani gets a title...
Via Thacover2
November 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Metta World Peace Says Knicks Will Win NBA Title In ’18

Metta World Peace is in China getting buckets and making good money, so the disaster that is the New York Knicks are no longer his concern. World Peace took to Twitter this morning to give his assessment on the Knicks and their title chances. Knicks ring coming in 2018 . My prediction — thepandasfriend.com (@MettaWorldPeace) November 13, 2014 When @AndreaBargnani gets a...
Via BlackSportsOnline
November 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Metta World Peace Really Wore Panda Sneakers In Debut (Photos)

You better believe that Metta World Peace pulled this off.  Metta World Peace said he wanted to play basketball in China and his wishes were granted. Metta also added that in his debut, he will be wearing panda sneakers. He kept his promise.  His panda sneakers helped his hustle. [NIS] The post Metta World Peace Really Wore Panda Sneakers In Debut (Photos) appeared first on Geeks & Cleats.
Via Geeks and Cleats
October 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Apparently Metta World Peace’s new sneakers comes complete with a panda head and arms

Ron Artest errrr Metta World Peace errrr The Panda Friend is set to wear new sneakers which have a cute little panda head and arms. Yes you read that correctly. via Court Side Access.com Metta is set to play in China this season so it comes to no surprise he is doing this stunt. See what he is doing here? China, Panda. Get it? Via PBT: Metta World Peace has given us the following...
Via Crossover Chronicles
September 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Metta World Peace Shows Off ‘The Panda’s Friend’ Shoe

Metta World Peace aka Ron Artest (or the other way around if you want). Will be taking his worldly game global to China with the Sichuan Blue Whales and he’s got a new pair of shoes to help spread his sometimes peaceful message on the court. Dubbed “The Panda’s Friend” his new kicks will come in white and black and feature a bears head and arms. Watching MWP play in China...
Via Hooped Up
September 23, 2014  |  Discuss

PHOTO: Metta World Peace's Panda Shoes Are Freaking Awesome!

Ron Artest/Metta World Peace/The Panda's Friend has always walked to the beat of his own drum, He's a unique individual to say the least, and that fact has never been more apparent than now. Why? Because this is the new shoe he is going to be wearing when he starts playing in China.Before you ask--no, the panda head and arms are not detachable.via Bleacher ReportRead more »
Via FatManWriting
September 23, 2014  |  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’s new shoes have stuffed panda head

After 15 seasons in the NBA, Metta World Peace will be joining Stephon Marbury, Andray Blatche, and Jordan Crawford in China for the upcoming basketball season. The 34-year-old has signed to play for the Sichuan Blue Whales. A new opportunity means a new name for the former All-Star, who would now like to be referred […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
September 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Metta World Peace, aka “The Panda Friend,” Will Play With Stuffed Panda Sneakers

.embed-container {position: relative; padding-bottom: 120%; height: 0; overflow: hidden;} .embed-container iframe, .embed-container object, .embed-container embed { position: absolute; top: 0; left: 0; width: 100%; height: 100%; } Metta World Peace is taking his talents to China to play for the Sichuan Blue Whales. He will also be playing under a new nickname – The Panda Friend...
Via Next Impulse Sports
September 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Metta World Peace Designs Shoes With Detachable Panda Head (Photos)

Metta World Peace must have gotten some inspiration while in China getting ready to start his season with the Sichuan Blue Whales because he is now designing his own Jeremy-Scott like shoes. I don’t personally condone the player switching up his name time after time again but he has insisted to go by “The Panda’s Friend” while he is in China. Meta….or Panda…or Ron (whichever...
Via BlackSportsOnline
September 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Metta World Peace throws some hard elbows Venice Basketball League

It may seem we here at Crossover cannot get enough of Metta World Peace aka The Pandas Friend but how can we ignore his offseason antics? As if putting on a panda costume wasn’t enough, Peace decided to show that he still can lose his cool during games. While playing at the Venice Basketball League, Metta was caught up with some of the players trying to rebound a ball. A player...
Via Crossover Chronicles
August 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Wait, is that Metta World Peace dressed as panda at street league game?

The Panda’s Friend made his Venice Beach debut. Former NBA All-Star Metta World Peace — who wants to be known as “The Panda’s Friend” when he plays in China for the Sichuan Blue Whales — reportedly attended a streetball game in Venice, Calif., with his Venice Basketball League team Sunday. He didn’t play, but he did don a panda costume. The VBL says he’ll be back...
Via Fox Sports
August 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Metta World Peace decided to dress like a panda. Anyone else not shocked?

Ron Artest… err… Metta World Peace… err… The Panda’s Friend felt the need to put on a panda mask while walking on Venice Beach. The thing is seeing how this is Metta, why am I not shocked? Metta will be playing in China next season so I get why he did it but still, this is just Metta being Metta. Or should I say The Panda’s Friend being The Panda’s Friend.   Yes,...
Via Bloguin Best
August 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Metta World Peace decided to dress like a panda. Anyone else not shocked?

Ron Artest… err… Metta World Peace… err… The Panda’s Friend felt the need to put on a panda mask while walking on Venice Beach. The thing is seeing how this is Metta, why am I not shocked? Metta will be playing in China next season so I get why he did it but still, this is just Metta being Metta. Or should I say The Panda’s Friend being The Panda’s Friend.   Yes,...
Via Crossover Chronicles
August 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Metta World Peace Wears Panda Costume On Venice Beach (Photo)

Metta World Peace might just be accepted as a panda by real pandas with this costume.  This costume reminds me of the panda pillow pet.  Yes, The Pandas Friend, aka @MettaWorldPeace has made his appearance at the @VENICEBALL LEAGUE today. Wow lol… pic.twitter.com/flp8gXkBWs — Richie Schueler (@RichieSchueler) August 11, 2014 This tweet definitely confirms that it is Metta...
Via Geeks and Cleats
August 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Metta World Peace dressed up like a panda on Venice Beach

The artist formerly known as Ron Artest says he will be changing his name to The Panda’s Friend since he is going to be playing over in China this year. Can’t have a name change without walking around in a Mascot gear right? Yes, The Pandas Friend, aka @MettaWorldPeace has made his appearance at the @VENICEBALL LEAGUE today. Wow lol… pic.twitter.com/flp8gXkBWs — Richie Schueler...
Via BlackSportsOnline
August 12, 2014  |  Discuss
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