Metta World Peace
SF (Ron Artest)
Height: 6-7 (201cm) Weight: 260 (118kg)
Current NBA Status: Unrestricted Free Agent
2013-2014 2012-2013 2011-2012 2010-2011 2009-2010 2008-2009 2007-2008 2006-2007 2005-2006 2004-2005 2003-2004 2002-2003 2001-2002 2000-2001 1999-2000 1998-1999 1997-1998 1996-1997 1995-1996 1994-1995 1993-1994 1992-1993 1991-1992 1990-1991 1989-1990 1988-1989 1987-1988 1986-1987 1985-1986 1984-1985 1983-1984 1982-1983 1981-1982 1980-1981 1979-1980
Golden State Warriors
Los Angeles Clippers
Los Angeles Lakers
New Orleans Pelicans
New York Knicks
Oklahoma City Thunder
Portland Trail Blazers
San Antonio Spurs
Hardaway Jr., Tim
Draft Rights Trade: N/A
Draft Rights Renounced: N/A
Metta World Peace News
Aug 07, 2014
| China Daily
Metta World Peace is chaning his name to "Panda Friend" in honor of his decision to sign in the Chinese Basketball Association.
Metta World Peace’s deal will be for one season, and he’ll search for a contract in the NBA once the Chinese season ends, sources said.
Jul 30, 2014
| Ian Begley/ESPN
Metta World Peace is nearing agreement to sign with the Sichuan Blue Whales of the Chinese Basketball Association.
Metta World Peace is keeping his options open regarding where he will sign for next season.
Metta World Peace and Beno Udrih have been waived by the Knicks.
Feb 22, 2014
| Ian Begley/ESPN
Metta World Peace and Beno Udrih were offseason additions for the Knicks.
Metta World Peace has received a limited role this season after signing a veteran-minimum contract with the Knicks in the offseason.
Mike Woodson believes Metta World Peace's knee injury has affected him "a little bit."
Nov 19, 2013
| Ian Begley/ESPN
Metta World Peace is expected to return to game action by the end of the week.
Metta World Peace started 66 of 75 games played last season.
Mike Woodson only guaranteed that Raymond Felton, Carmelo Anthony and Tyson Chandler will start for the Knicks.
Metta World Peace's brother, Daniel Artest, believes that the New York Knicks were missing a tough defensive element last season in the playoffs.
Metta World Peace has agreed to a two-year deal with the Knicks.
Metta World Peace is also considering the Los Angeles Clippers and the Shanghai Sharks of China.
Metta World Peace was waived via the amnesty clause by the Lakers.
Jul 11, 2013
The Lakers have officially waived Metta World Peace using their amnesty provision.
The Knicks could offer Metta World Peace the veteran's minimum.
The Lakers would save approximately $30 million in luxury tax savings by waiving World Peace.
The Lakers could user their amnesty on Metta World Peace.
Metta World Peace went scoreless in 17 minutes in Friday's Game 3 blowout loss to the Spurs.
Metta World Peace had knee surgery for a torn meniscus on March 28, with a six-week recovery period expected.
Metta World Peace underwent surgery last week to repair a lateral meniscus tear in his left knee.
Metta World Peace is expected to be out a minimum of six weeks.
Metta World Peace has averaged almost 13 points and five rebounds in 70 games this season as the lone Lakers starter to play in all games before the injury.
The Lakers have 11 games remaining on their regular season schedule.
Metta World Peace popped Kenneth Faried so hard that he left Faried with a scar.
As of Wednesday, the NBA also had not taken any action against Metta World Peace clubbing Kenneth Faried.
Metta World Peace will sit out Tuesday's game against the Brooklyn Nets.
Ron Artest is fine with his new bench role.
The Lakers are prepared to offer Andrew Bynum and Metta World Peace to the Magic in a trade for Dwight Howard.