Metta World Peace

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5 Most Ridiculous Name Changes In Sports

Panda Friend has inspired us to take a look at the five most ridiculous name changes in sports history.

08/08/2014

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7 Notable NBA Players Who Have Played Overseas

In light of Metta World Peace aka Ron Artest aka The Panda’s Friend announcing that he is playing in China next season, let’s take a look at other notable players who have taken their talents overseas.

08/08/2014

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7 Great Twitter Responses To The Birth Of The Pandas Friend

Here are seven great Twitter Responses To The Birth Of The Pandas Friend.

08/07/2014

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Metta World Peace Now Wants To Be Referred To As ‘The Panda’s Friend’

Now in a new continent, World Peace has decided to change his name — again. Though it hasn’t been changed legally, the former NBA All-Star would like to be referred to as “The Panda’s Friend.”

08/07/2014

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Longest Suspensions In Sports History

With the recent season-long suspension of Arizona Cardinals linebacker Daryl Washington making news, let’s take a look at other hefty player suspensions throughout the NHL, NFL, NBA and MLB.

05/30/2014

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Report: World Peace Wants To Reunite With Jackson, Knicks

If Metta World Peace knew then what he knows now there’s probably little chance he would have forced a divorce from the Knicks.

03/27/2014

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Metta World Peace Thinks Knicks Owner Dolan Would Be ‘Great Coach’

Metta World Peace has an opinion on who might make a “great coach” for the Knicks. Nope, it’s not Phil Jackson. And he’s not talking about the Van Gundy brothers.

02/25/2014

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Knicks Officially Buy Out World Peace, Udrih, Will Search Market For Players

World Peace, 34, is a Queens native who played his college ball at St. John’s. The 15-year veteran forward, who signed a two-year deal, $3.2 million contract last offseason, played in just 29 games, averaging 4.8 points.

02/24/2014

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Marcus Smart Apologizes For Shoving Fan, Gets 3-Game Ban

The Big 12 acted swiftly in banning the All-America guard, saying in a statement the penalty was handed down for “inappropriate conduct with a spectator.”

02/10/2014

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Retiring NBA Commissioner David Stern Leaves A Lasting Legacy

The NBA is about the players, and nobody understood that better than commissioner David Stern, who is retiring Saturday after exactly 30 years on the job.

01/31/2014

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Boomer & Carton: Metta World Poetry

After a Jerry Recco update, Carton decides to read some of Metta World Peace’s poetry over the air.

WFAN–01/16/2014

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Carmelo Anthony Does Not Travel To Toronto, Still Bothered By Ankle Injury

The Knicks confirmed on their official public relations Twitter account that Carmelo Anthony did not travel to Toronto for Saturday’s game against the Raptors.

12/28/2013

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Knicks Head Coach Mike Woodson Confirms Melo Will Not Play Vs. Raptors

Anthony is considered day-to-day. Woodson doesn’t expect Melo to make the trip to Toronto on Saturday.

12/27/2013

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Report: Knicks Attempting To Trade For Rockets Center Omer Asik

Asik would be a strong fit in the ‘Bockers’ frontcourt, as power forwards Amar’e Stoudemire and Kenyon Martin are out for an unknown period of time.

12/18/2013

The Knicks have been exploring a trade for Toronto point guard Kyle Lowry, according to a report. (Photo by Bill Baptist/NBAE via Getty Images)

Schmeelk: Kyle Lowry Is A Good Fit For Knicks — But At What Cost?

Here’s the issue: Lowry is a free agent after this season. If the Knicks want to re-sign him long-term it will probably cost them around eight million dollars a season, give or take. That type of contract will make it nearly impossible for the Knicks to bring in another max player in the 2015 offseason if Carmelo Anthony signs a max extension this summer.

12/13/2013

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