Charles Barkley and Tristan Thompson weigh in on NBA fans spitting on people

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NBA fans have been acting up since the COVID-19 restrictions were lifted and spectators are once again inside the arenas. Players have endured racial taunts and Washington Wizard Russell Westbrook had popcorn dumped on him by a Philadelphia 76er fan last week as he exited the game after sustaining an injury. The disrespect continued on […]

Ex-NBA star Metta World Peace explains why he wouldn’t kneel

Former NBA star Ron Artest joins legend Charles Barkley in supporting the Orlando Magic player who was the only person who did not kneel during the national anthem. Jonathan Isaac, a Black player for the Orlando Magic, took some heat on social media for breaking ranks and standing before the July 31 game while the rest […]

Seattle Seahawks brawl and the history of fans going too far

About one too many beers. That’s apparently what it takes for a fan to cross the line while interacting with athletes during sporting events. In the last minute of the Seattle Seahawks’ 30-24 loss to the Jacksonville Jaguars, Seahawks defensive end Quinton Jefferson was heading to the locker room after being ejected for his involvement in […]

Jay-Z and other celebrities who changed their names

Rapper, producer and entrepreneur, Jay-Z has reportedly changed his name. Well not really a big change; however, Jay, whose real name is Shawn Corey Carter, has decided to retire the hyphen in Jay-Z, and thus his name shall be printed as “Jay Z.” Rumors of the change began when Billboard magazine editor Joe Levy tweeted, Breaking: Jay Z […]

Metta World Peace signs with New York Knicks

Metta World Peace, f.k.a. Ron Artest, ain’t mad with the Knicks. The seasoned NBA star was bypassed by the Big Apple Knickerbockers 14 years ago, he has agreed to a two-year deal. He was released by the L.A. Lakers via their amnesty clause and will be paid the $7.7 million that was owed to him by […]

The lamest things athletes do

More often than not, athletes are the epitome of cool. They are physically fit, raking in millions, and immensely talented. But every now and then, an athlete forgets that everyone is watching, violates a sacred man code, or pulls an unbelievably boneheaded stunt. We can’t help but shake our heads at the lamest things athletes […]

Metta World Peace to Make an Appearance on ‘Conan’

Metta World Peace will appear on the late-night comedy show Conan on Monday, May 7 to do his first extended interview since being suspended seven games for elbowing Thunder guard and sixth man of the year James Harden. Besides speaking on the suspension the conversation that MWP has with Conan O’Brien should be entertaining, to say the least. Hopefully, […]

Metta World Peace and Other Crazy or Mentally Challenged Athletes

You knew that there were some screws floating around his colossal cranium when, seven years ago, Ron Artest tried to pummel the very people (the fans) who finances his multimillion dollar, 5-star lifestyle during the infamous brawl in suburban Detroit. Before that, Artest, aka Metta World Peace, prolonged the first Michael Jordan comeback in the […]

NBA’s Metta World Peace Levels Harden — Intentional?

Metta World Peace wasn’t so peaceful during Sunday’s game against the Oklahoma City Thunder. MWP lost it late in the second quarter elbowing OKC forward James Harden in the head mid celebration. The incident happened so quick that it’s hard to really determine whether it was intentional. One thing is for sure, MWP showed no […]

Ron Artest’s Solution to the NBA Lockout: Shaking His Groove Thing

Although many NBA players may be twiddling their thumbs or racking their brains over the current NBA lockout, Lakers star Ron Artest is reportedly taking his career into his own hands and trying to line up his next prime time gig; competing on the next season of ABC’s “Dancing With the Stars.” According to TMZ, […]

Ron Artest Wants to Change Name to ‘Metta World Peace’

Ron Artest wants to follow in the footsteps of sports stars like Lew Alcindor aka Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, and Chad Johnson aka Chad Ochocinco and discard his government name for a flashy new moniker. Last week, Artest revealed that he wants to change his name to Metta World Peace. According to ESPN, on Thursday, June 23, […]

Ron Artest on Mission to Help Ex-Cons With New Reality Show

Los Angeles Lakers star Ron Artest is no stranger to the world of television or the term redemption. And after facing his own demons, both on and off the court, the eccentric Lakers forward is now going to help others face theirs in a new reality show titled “Last Second Shot” that will help rehabilitate […]