Metta World Peace RUMORS & NEWS

  • Metta World Peace has legendary quote after possible last game at Staples Center

    Larry Brown Sports "It wasn’t quite the Kobe Bryant farewell, but the Los Angeles Lakers still gave Metta World Peace a nice send-off on Tuesday night in what very well might have been his final game at Staples Center. After the Lakers’ home finale, a 108-96 victory over the New Orleans Pelicans in which he..." April 12

  • Lakers’ Thomas Robinson, Metta World Peace to have guaranteed contracts

    Inside Socal "As the Lakers aim to develop their young roster, they have decided to retain an emerging young forward and a veteran fan favorite. The Lakers plan to keep reserve forwards Thomas Robinson and Metta World Peace past Jan. 10 when their one-year deal at the veteran’s minimum becomes..." January 08

  • Profane Metta World Peace: Carmelo-Phil feud what stuffy Knicks need

    New York Post "Lakers forward Metta World Peace believes the Carmelo Anthony-Phil Jackson verbal war was great for the Knicks franchise because he feels the Garden culture is “so tense” and needs “controversy.” World Peace said he loved that Anthony never “backed down’’ from the Zen Master. The always..." December 11

  • Lakers' Metta World Peace tells teammates 'not to be entitled'

    Orange County Register "The Lakers’ frustration mounted through losses, missed calls and debilitating injuries. Fatigue settled in as the Lakers completed a four-game trip in five days that included two sets of back-to-backs. Mindful those variables factored into their recent struggles, veteran forward Metta World..." December 06

  • Metta World Peace goes on bizarre Twitter rant about liking racist jokes

    Sportress of Blogitude "Metta World Peace of course is one of the more eccentric personalities to ever play in the NBA. The Los Angeles Lakers veteran also has a tendency to tweet some off-the-wall things from time to time. But on Thursday, MWP took his unique world view to another level with a bizarre Twitter rant about..." November 04

  • Metta World Peace Blames Himself For Pacers Not Winning Title

    Black Sports Online "The Indiana Pacers have had a good run as a franchise of late, and when people think of championship potential, they usually refer to recent teams with Paul George, David West and company battling the Heat. The guy formerly known as Ron Artest is reflecting on what could have been after the..." November 02