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  1. Report: Lakers Entertaining Metta World Peace ReturnRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Lake Show Life

    ... Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: David Richard-USA TODAY Sports Who doesn't remember Metta World Peace 's (then Ron Artest) classic post game interview after the epic 2010 Los Angeles Lakers vs. Boston Celtics Finals? This would mark yet another move ...


  2. NBA Rumors: Los Angeles Lakers Considering Signing Metta World PeaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Sir Charles in Charge

    ... as if the Los Angeles Lakers are interested in reuniting with Metta World Peace . The player formerly known as Ron Artest is drawing interest from the front office in Los Angeles. Per Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports, the Lakers are discussing the ...


  3. Lakers Free Agency Rumors: Lakers "seriously considering" signing...Read the original story

    Monday Aug 24 | Silver Screen and Roll

    ... . After signing with the Lakers in the 2009 offseason to replace the soon departing Trevor Ariza , the then Ron Artest averaged 11 points, 4.3 rebounds, and 1.4 steals per game for the Lakers as the team successfully defended its 2009 championship, ...


  4. Are the Lakers Considering Metta World Peace?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Lake Show Life

    ... Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: David Richard-USA TODAY Sports Who doesn't remember Metta World Peace's (then Ron Artest) classic post game interview after the epic 2010 Lakers vs. Celtics Finals? It was an instant classic and will go down as true ...


  5. NBA Rumors: Is Carlos Boozer Heading Far East?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Sir Charles in Charge

    ... team name may ring a bell, as last season they signed Metta World Peace . The basketball player formerly known as Ron Artest suited up for 15 games, putting up a 19/6/1 statline. I'm told Sichuan Blue Whales, after employing Metta World Peace last ...


  6. Roy Hibbert opens up about mental health struggles, says Ron Artest inspired himRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 6 | MSNBC

    ... his struggles with mental health, revealing that he's visited a sports psychologist in the past, inspired by Ron Artest, who famously thanked his psychiatrist after the Lakers' 2010 title. "I felt that when [Artest] did that, it kind of opened the ...


  7. Roy Hibbert says Metta World Peace opened doors by thanking psychiatristRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 6 | Sporting News

    After winning the 2010 NBA Championship, then-Lakers forward Ron Artest gave his psychiatrist a shout out in his post game interview with Doris Burke. World Peace thanked "everybody in my hood," "my doctor" and "my psychiatrist."


  8. Ron Artest on Himself, Kobe and the TriangleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2015 | Hardwood Paroxysm

    ... Knicks trying to make the triangle work in today's NBA and if he thinks Kobe Bryant is driving away free agents. Ron Artest: Just relaxing a little bit. I've been in LA, working with some players. That's pretty much it. Doing some other things, ...


  9. Dona t panic Lakers fans, your team has been through this beforeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2015 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    ... Pau Gasol trade, then supplemented the roster with role players such as Trevor Ariza and Shannon Brown and then Ron Artest to create three straight Finals appearances and a back-to-back championship run. This isn't about analytics or the shine of ...


  10. The Lakers are being forced to rebuild the old fashioned way after striking out in free agencyRead the original story

    Jul 4, 2015 | Silver Screen and Roll

    ... a shotgun rebuild. It was then that we realized that the days of a prime Kobe Bryant , Pau Gasol , Andrew Bynum , Ron Artest, Derek Fisher and Phil Jackson anchoring the Lakers were clearly over. Even new acquisition Steve Nash was at the end of his ...


  11. Do the Lakers really have a free agency issue?Read the original story

    Jul 2, 2015 | Silver Screen and Roll

    ... and Karl Malone at bargain price (given their will to chase an ever eluding championship). In 2009, they signed Ron Artest with the MLE, because they wanted a cheaper small forward than Trevor Ariza . Back in the sixties, Los Angeles' core was ...


  12. Lakers Free Agency: Tobias Harris, DeMarre Carroll among top-5 small forwards Lakers should targetRead the original story

    Jun 28, 2015 | Silver Screen and Roll

    ... while providing the Lakers with the best option they have had at small forward since Metta World Peace went by Ron Artest. will also likely see the majority of his minutes come at the small forward spot (assuming he isn't traded this summer), and ...


  13. NBA Draft: Notable Picks At No. 16Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | CBS Local

    ... Boston from 2001-2003. He was twice traded with Antoine Walker, who was also his college teammate at Kentucky. Ron Artest a.k.a. Metta World Peace a.k.a. The Panda's Friend was the 16th overall pick by Chicago in 1999, and went on to have a rather ...


  14. The Los Angeles Lakers should pursue Draymond GreenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 |

    All indications point toward the Warriors matching any offer sheet Green receives as a restricted free-agent, but it doesn't hurt to dream does it? In the past, the Lakers have shown interest in players that play with fire on the defensive end. In the last decade, the Lakers have acquired Ron Artest, Matt Barnes and Dwight Howard with hopes to bolster the teams' defense.


  15. After splashy debut, bureaucracy awaits Caitlyn JennerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | Journal Gazette

    ... requires people changing their names to submit a background check. In 2011, the check briefly delayed NBA player Ron Artest's petition to change his name to Metta World Peace until he resolved several outstanding traffic citations. The citations had ...


  16. Metta World Peace, a.k.a. The Panda's Friend, ejected from Italian playoff game | Petros And Money on AM 570 LA SportsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | AM 570 KLAC

    When last we checked in with Metta World Peace , the Artist Formerly Known as Ron Artest, lacking NBA suitors, had chosen to head overseas to continue his playing career in China under the brand new moniker, "The Panda's Friend." After averaging 19 points, six rebounds and 2.3 steals per game in 15 appearances for the Sichuan Blue Whales of the Chinese Basketball Association, Artest/Peace/Friend decided to head to Italy upon the conclusion of the CBA season and sign on with Pallacanestro Cant of Serie A, promising to make an impact despite all the wear and tear that a 15-year NBA career put on his creaky knees.


  17. Metta World Peace called for 5 fouls in 1 minuteRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | CBC News

    The basketball player formerly known as Ron Artest got in a little foul trouble in Italy on Wednesday after he was called for five fouls in a minute during a playoff game. Former NBA player Metta World Peace, also known as Ron Artest, and currently known as The Panda's Friend surely understands the translation well after being called for five fouls within a minute on Wednesday during Game 5 of the quarter-finals of the Lega Basket Serie A playoffs in Italy.


  18. World Peace ejected after fouling spreeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | YESNetwork

    Metta World Peace, formerly known as Ron Artest and currently named "The Panda's Friend," was ejected from an Italian league basketball game after igniting a scuffle with his opponents. Before World Peace was removed from the game, he committed five fouls in a one-minute span and sparked a skirmish between his Pallacanestro Cantu teammates and their opponents, Reyer Venezia Mestre.


  19. Video: Former Laker Metta World Peace/Ron Artest ejected after five fouls in one minuteRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | The Wave

    He's now called "The Panda's Friend," according to his jersey in the Italian League. But Ron Artest/Metta World Peace/The Panda's Friend wasn't friendly enough in a recent game.


  20. Metta World Peace, aka The Panda's Friend, ejected from game in ItalyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    Former Laker star Metta World Peace, also known as The Panda's Friend, is ejected from Serie A playoff game Former Laker Metta World Peace finished his season with Italy's Serie A club Pallacanestro Cantu on a less-than-stellar note. The man who began life in Queens as Ron Artest and donned a uniform with The Panda's Friend where his name would be, was ejected from a playoff game Thursday against Reyer Venezia Mestre, which went on to win, 88-73, to advance to the league semifinals.