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Artest, Ron is now World Peace, Metta

artest-psa-shoot.jpgMr. World Peace was not in court for the procedural approval, delayed a few weeks so the former Mr. Artest could pay off a delinquent parking ticket. World Peace has said he intends to switch to number 70 on his Lakers jersey this season, if there is a season.


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