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San Francisco Chronicle
Luke Walton: No Lakers talk, pleasesort who revels in the celebrity angle. Kupchak is no dummy, but anyone who emp
Luke Walton: No Lakers talk, please
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
sort who revels in the celebrity angle. Kupchak is no dummy, but anyone who employs Nick (Swaggy P) Young or the aging Ron Artest (sorry, “Metta World Peace”) for even one week has lost all sense of perspective. Luke Walton has already... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Tigers fans should give Tyler Collins a breakmakes the line between fans and the playing field crucial. When it’s crossed, a
Tigers fans should give Tyler Collins a break
Detroit Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
makes the line between fans and the playing field crucial. When it’s crossed, and players react to spectators: chaos. Ron Artest, anyone? This past Saturday, Oklahoma City Thunder star Russell Westbrook told a Dallas fan to shut the... Read more
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give me sport
Playoff injuries: How they've robbed us of basketball's greatest storiesthe first time since 1997, the Rockets were feeling great about their chances i
Playoff injuries: How they've robbed us of basketball's greatest stories
give me sport / Posted 4 days ago
the first time since 1997, the Rockets were feeling great about their chances in 2009. Metta World Peace (formerly known as Ron Artest), Tracey McGrady and a young Kyle Lowry had propelled them into contention, but Ming was the literal centrepiece... Read more
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Baller Status
Kawhi Leonard Named 2016 NBA Defensive Player of the Yearjust the second perimeter player in NBA history to win in consecutive seasons,
Kawhi Leonard Named 2016 NBA Defensive Player of the Year
Baller Status / Posted 12 days ago
just the second perimeter player in NBA history to win in consecutive seasons, joining Milwaukee's Sidney Moncrief in 1982-83 and 1983-84. He was the first non-big man to win the award since Ron Artest in 2003-04 when he earned the honor last sea... Read more
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ESPN
Spurs' Leonard repeats as top defensive playerin 1982-83 and 1983-84, the first two seasons the award was given. Leonard was
Spurs' Leonard repeats as top defensive player
ESPN / Posted 12 days ago
in 1982-83 and 1983-84, the first two seasons the award was given. Leonard was the first non-big man to win the award since Ron Artest in 2003-04 when he earned the honor last season. Information from ESPN's Marc Stein and Kevin Pelton and The... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Kobe Bryant had a 5-2 record in NBA Finalsthe best record in the Western Conference, and made it to the Finals for the th
Kobe Bryant had a 5-2 record in NBA Finals
Los Angeles Times / Posted 15 days ago
the best record in the Western Conference, and made it to the Finals for the third straight season. Los Angeles acquired Ron Artest to add toughness to a team loaded with height and talent. Artest meshed with a core that still included Bryant,... Read more
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The Daily Californian
Farewell, Maestro— and finally, he seemed happy again. (Some other metaphorical characters: Fis
Farewell, Maestro
The Daily Californian / Posted 16 days ago
— and finally, he seemed happy again. (Some other metaphorical characters: Fisher is R2-D2, Lamar Odom is C-3PO, Ron Artest is Jango/Boba Fett and Smush Parker’s Jar Jar Binks. No, wait. Dwight Howard is Jar Jar Binks.) Vader shares a... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
The Hall's Whitehead joins select company as Haggerty Award winnerwinners --- Jim McMillian, Columbia, 1968-70; Mullin, St. John's, 1983-85; Char
The Hall's Whitehead joins select company as Haggerty Award winner
Staten Island Advance / Posted 18 days ago
winners --- Jim McMillian, Columbia, 1968-70; Mullin, St. John's, 1983-85; Charles Jenkins, Hofstra, 2009-11 --- plus Ron Artest in 1999. In 34 games, he averaged 18.2 points, 5.1 assists, 3.6 rebounds and 1.4 blocks. He finished second in the... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
Former UCLA basketball player Reeves Nelson changes his nameI did,” he said. He said he was not influenced to change his name by similar d
Former UCLA basketball player Reeves Nelson changes his name
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 18 days ago
I did,” he said. He said he was not influenced to change his name by similar decisions made by players such as the former Ron Artest, who became Metta World Peace in 2011. He said he has taken time off from playing overseas, but may return in the... Read more
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San Gabriel Valley Tribune
Former UCLA basketball player Reeves Nelson changes his nameI did,” he said. He said he was not influenced to change his name by similar d
Former UCLA basketball player Reeves Nelson changes his name
San Gabriel Valley Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
I did,” he said. He said he was not influenced to change his name by similar decisions made by players such as the former Ron Artest, who became Metta World Peace in 2011. He said he has taken time off from playing overseas, but may return in the... Read more
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Long Beach Press-Telegram
Former UCLA basketball player Reeves Nelson changes his nameI did,” he said. He said he was not influenced to change his name by similar d
Former UCLA basketball player Reeves Nelson changes his name
Long Beach Press-Telegram / Posted 18 days ago
I did,” he said. He said he was not influenced to change his name by similar decisions made by players such as the former Ron Artest, who became Metta World Peace in 2011. He said he has taken time off from playing overseas, but may return in the... Read more
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San Bernardino Sun
Former UCLA basketball player Reeves Nelson changes his nameI did,” he said. He said he was not influenced to change his name by similar d
Former UCLA basketball player Reeves Nelson changes his name
San Bernardino Sun / Posted 18 days ago
I did,” he said. He said he was not influenced to change his name by similar decisions made by players such as the former Ron Artest, who became Metta World Peace in 2011. He said he has taken time off from playing overseas, but may return in the... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Former UCLA basketball player Reeves Nelson changes his nameI did,” he said. He said he was not influenced to change his name by similar d
Former UCLA basketball player Reeves Nelson changes his name
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 18 days ago
I did,” he said. He said he was not influenced to change his name by similar decisions made by players such as the former Ron Artest, who became Metta World Peace in 2011. He said he has taken time off from playing overseas, but may return in the... Read more
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CBS Sports
Kobe Stoppers: Embracing the task of guarding the Black Mambagroup worthy of his derision, trash talk, counter moves and respect -- took tim
Kobe Stoppers: Embracing the task of guarding the Black Mamba
CBS Sports / Posted 18 days ago
group worthy of his derision, trash talk, counter moves and respect -- took time. Gary Payton, Ray Allen, Shane Battier, Ron Artest, Bruce Bowen, Ruben Patterson -- the self-proclaimed "Kobe Stopper" -- and Raja Bell, to name a few. And... Read more
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Orange County Register
Bryant, Lakers return to glory with GasolWe’re not subbing.” Added Rivers: “That’s how much he scared us.” Famously, i
Bryant, Lakers return to glory with Gasol
Orange County Register / Posted 20 days ago
We’re not subbing.” Added Rivers: “That’s how much he scared us.” Famously, it was after that game that future teammate Ron Artest, who had been a spectator, walked up to Bryant in the shower and vowed to eventually join the Lakers so they could... Read more
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The North West Star
What a balls up: When rogue objects and sport mixPacers winning comfortably and under a minute to go in the game, a brawl began
What a balls up: When rogue objects and sport mix
The North West Star / Posted 20 days ago
Pacers winning comfortably and under a minute to go in the game, a brawl began between Detroit's Ben Wallace and Indiana's Ron Artest. This continued for a while, but was magnified to a far greater problem when a fan threw a cup of Diet Coke at... Read more
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Canberra Times
What a balls up: When rogue objects and sport mixPacers winning comfortably and under a minute to go in the game, a brawl began
What a balls up: When rogue objects and sport mix
Canberra Times / Posted 20 days ago
Pacers winning comfortably and under a minute to go in the game, a brawl began between Detroit's Ben Wallace and Indiana's Ron Artest. This continued for a while, but was magnified to a far greater problem when a fan threw a cup of Diet Coke at... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Sacramento says goodbye, ready for new arena, erasigned with the Lakers, Stojakovic asked to be traded, the Miller-Bibby-Stojako
Sacramento says goodbye, ready for new arena, era
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 21 days ago
signed with the Lakers, Stojakovic asked to be traded, the Miller-Bibby-Stojakovic connection frayed. The acquisition of Ron Artest (for Stojakovic) gave the Kings a final blip, driving them to the playoffs for the last time in 2006, in the final... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Lakers have big plans for Kobe Bryant's final gamehe had the confidence and he understood he had the support to be able to take t
Lakers have big plans for Kobe Bryant's final game
Los Angeles Times / Posted 22 days ago
he had the confidence and he understood he had the support to be able to take that shot." World Peace was still known as Ron Artest at the time and hit the shot with 1:01 left, giving the Lakers a 79-73 edge in a low-scoring game where every... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Go inside Kobe Bryant's career with his Lakers familyperfectionist nature. “He expects you to do as well as he is playing out there
Go inside Kobe Bryant's career with his Lakers family
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 23 days ago
perfectionist nature. “He expects you to do as well as he is playing out there,” the basketball player formerly known as Ron Artest said. “Which is kind of hard to do.” Yet behind the fierceness and the "Black Mamba" persona and the maniacal... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Go inside Kobe Bryant's career with his Lakers familyperfectionist nature. “He expects you to do as well as he is playing out there
Go inside Kobe Bryant's career with his Lakers family
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 23 days ago
perfectionist nature. “He expects you to do as well as he is playing out there,” the basketball player formerly known as Ron Artest said. “Which is kind of hard to do.” Yet behind the fierceness and the "Black Mamba" persona and the maniacal... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Go inside Kobe Bryant's career with his Lakers familyperfectionist nature. “He expects you to do as well as he is playing out there
Go inside Kobe Bryant's career with his Lakers family
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 23 days ago
perfectionist nature. “He expects you to do as well as he is playing out there,” the basketball player formerly known as Ron Artest said. “Which is kind of hard to do.” Yet behind the fierceness and the "Black Mamba" persona and the maniacal... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Go inside Kobe Bryant's career with his Lakers familyperfectionist nature. “He expects you to do as well as he is playing out there
Go inside Kobe Bryant's career with his Lakers family
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 23 days ago
perfectionist nature. “He expects you to do as well as he is playing out there,” the basketball player formerly known as Ron Artest said. “Which is kind of hard to do.” Yet behind the fierceness and the "Black Mamba" persona and the maniacal... Read more
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First Coast News
Go inside Kobe Bryant's career with his Lakers familyperfectionist nature. “He expects you to do as well as he is playing out there
Go inside Kobe Bryant's career with his Lakers family
First Coast News / Posted 23 days ago
perfectionist nature. “He expects you to do as well as he is playing out there,” the basketball player formerly known as Ron Artest said. “Which is kind of hard to do.” Yet behind the fierceness and the "Black Mamba" persona and the maniacal... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Go inside Kobe Bryant's career with his Lakers familyperfectionist nature. “He expects you to do as well as he is playing out there
Go inside Kobe Bryant's career with his Lakers family
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 23 days ago
perfectionist nature. “He expects you to do as well as he is playing out there,” the basketball player formerly known as Ron Artest said. “Which is kind of hard to do.” Yet behind the fierceness and the "Black Mamba" persona and the maniacal... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Go inside Kobe Bryant's career with his Lakers familyperfectionist nature. “He expects you to do as well as he is playing out there
Go inside Kobe Bryant's career with his Lakers family
KTVB Boise / Posted 23 days ago
perfectionist nature. “He expects you to do as well as he is playing out there,” the basketball player formerly known as Ron Artest said. “Which is kind of hard to do.” Yet behind the fierceness and the "Black Mamba" persona and the maniacal... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Go inside Kobe Bryant's career with his Lakers familyperfectionist nature. “He expects you to do as well as he is playing out there
Go inside Kobe Bryant's career with his Lakers family
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 23 days ago
perfectionist nature. “He expects you to do as well as he is playing out there,” the basketball player formerly known as Ron Artest said. “Which is kind of hard to do.” Yet behind the fierceness and the "Black Mamba" persona and the maniacal... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Go inside Kobe Bryant's career with his Lakers familyperfectionist nature. “He expects you to do as well as he is playing out there
Go inside Kobe Bryant's career with his Lakers family
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 23 days ago
perfectionist nature. “He expects you to do as well as he is playing out there,” the basketball player formerly known as Ron Artest said. “Which is kind of hard to do.” Yet behind the fierceness and the "Black Mamba" persona and the maniacal... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Go inside Kobe Bryant's career with his Lakers familyperfectionist nature. “He expects you to do as well as he is playing out there
Go inside Kobe Bryant's career with his Lakers family
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 23 days ago
perfectionist nature. “He expects you to do as well as he is playing out there,” the basketball player formerly known as Ron Artest said. “Which is kind of hard to do.” Yet behind the fierceness and the "Black Mamba" persona and the maniacal... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Go inside Kobe Bryant's career with his Lakers familyperfectionist nature. “He expects you to do as well as he is playing out there
Go inside Kobe Bryant's career with his Lakers family
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 23 days ago
perfectionist nature. “He expects you to do as well as he is playing out there,” the basketball player formerly known as Ron Artest said. “Which is kind of hard to do.” Yet behind the fierceness and the "Black Mamba" persona and the maniacal... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Go inside Kobe Bryant's career with his Lakers familyperfectionist nature. “He expects you to do as well as he is playing out there
Go inside Kobe Bryant's career with his Lakers family
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 23 days ago
perfectionist nature. “He expects you to do as well as he is playing out there,” the basketball player formerly known as Ron Artest said. “Which is kind of hard to do.” Yet behind the fierceness and the "Black Mamba" persona and the maniacal... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Go inside Kobe Bryant's career with his Lakers familyperfectionist nature. “He expects you to do as well as he is playing out there
Go inside Kobe Bryant's career with his Lakers family
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 23 days ago
perfectionist nature. “He expects you to do as well as he is playing out there,” the basketball player formerly known as Ron Artest said. “Which is kind of hard to do.” Yet behind the fierceness and the "Black Mamba" persona and the maniacal... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Go inside Kobe Bryant's career with his Lakers familyperfectionist nature. “He expects you to do as well as he is playing out there
Go inside Kobe Bryant's career with his Lakers family
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 23 days ago
perfectionist nature. “He expects you to do as well as he is playing out there,” the basketball player formerly known as Ron Artest said. “Which is kind of hard to do.” Yet behind the fierceness and the "Black Mamba" persona and the maniacal... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Go inside Kobe Bryant's career with his Lakers familyperfectionist nature. “He expects you to do as well as he is playing out there
Go inside Kobe Bryant's career with his Lakers family
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 23 days ago
perfectionist nature. “He expects you to do as well as he is playing out there,” the basketball player formerly known as Ron Artest said. “Which is kind of hard to do.” Yet behind the fierceness and the "Black Mamba" persona and the maniacal... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Go inside Kobe Bryant's career with his Lakers familyperfectionist nature. “He expects you to do as well as he is playing out there
Go inside Kobe Bryant's career with his Lakers family
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 23 days ago
perfectionist nature. “He expects you to do as well as he is playing out there,” the basketball player formerly known as Ron Artest said. “Which is kind of hard to do.” Yet behind the fierceness and the "Black Mamba" persona and the maniacal... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Go inside Kobe Bryant's career with his Lakers familyperfectionist nature. “He expects you to do as well as he is playing out there
Go inside Kobe Bryant's career with his Lakers family
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 23 days ago
perfectionist nature. “He expects you to do as well as he is playing out there,” the basketball player formerly known as Ron Artest said. “Which is kind of hard to do.” Yet behind the fierceness and the "Black Mamba" persona and the maniacal... Read more
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USA Today
Go inside Kobe Bryant's career with his Lakers familyperfectionist nature. “He expects you to do as well as he is playing out there
Go inside Kobe Bryant's career with his Lakers family
USA Today / Posted 23 days ago
perfectionist nature. “He expects you to do as well as he is playing out there,” the basketball player formerly known as Ron Artest said. “Which is kind of hard to do.” Yet behind the fierceness and the "Black Mamba" persona and the maniacal... Read more
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CBS Sports
Voting for DPOY? Hassan Whiteside suggests you go play with toy blocksimpossible for a perimeter defender to win the award, unless you were just enti
Voting for DPOY? Hassan Whiteside suggests you go play with toy blocks
CBS Sports / Posted 24 days ago
impossible for a perimeter defender to win the award, unless you were just entirely special on defense like a Gary Payton, Ron Artest, Michael Jordan or Michael Cooper. Blocking shots has just been the easy way to award it, until recently. Now... Read more
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Orange County Register
Metta World Peace sets tone, no Lakers followbefore the Lakers lost 103-81 to the Clippers. Keyon Dooling was drafted by th
Metta World Peace sets tone, no Lakers follow
Orange County Register / Posted 24 days ago
before the Lakers lost 103-81 to the Clippers. Keyon Dooling was drafted by the Clippers a year after World Peace, then Ron Artest, was taken by the Chicago Bulls, and had a 13 year NBA career and was last seen playing for the D-League’s Reno... Read more
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The Atlantic
Question, Unanswered: Allen Iverson and the NBA's Culture Warits diverse forms, and their emergence on the scene made those cracks chasms. H
Question, Unanswered: Allen Iverson and the NBA's Culture War
The Atlantic / Posted 25 days ago
its diverse forms, and their emergence on the scene made those cracks chasms. His contemporaries—Shaq, Kobe, Chris Webber, Ron Artest—all represented some aspect of this new paradigm, but Iverson, with his durags, tattoos, baggy clothes, jewelry,... Read more
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