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  • Former NBA First Round Draft Pick Now Working at McDonald’s

    Mar 16, 15 by Qwest7 6 Comments

    *Contrary to popular belief, NBA first-round draft picks aren’t set for life. Just ask David Harrison, a former University of Colorado standout who is making a different kind of living nowadays working at McDonald’s. According to Yahoo Sports’ Marc J. Spears, Harrison was working at Mickey D’s as recently as two years ago. “Harrison made […]

  • Metta World Peace May Change His Name Again This Season (Watch)

    Dec 7, 13 by PJ 1 Comment

    *Now that Metta World Peace is playing in New York, Knicks fans were wondering if he’ll change back to his original name, Ron Artest. During an interview a while back with “ClevverNews,” Mr. World Peace said he is planning a name change for this season, but not legally. “We are going to do a name […]

  • Metta World Peace Developing Prank-Themed TV Series

    Jan 28, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *LMNO Prods., producers of CBS hidden camera series of specials “I Get That A Lot,” has partnered with Los Angeles Lakers star Metta World Peace (born Ron Artest) and his Artest Media Group to develop “Metta World Pranks,” a new prank series featuring professional athletes in hidden camera bits. In addition to Metta and other […]

  • Metta World Peace Cast in Nancy Grace’s Lifetime Movie

    Jun 8, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Los Angeles Lakers star Metta World Peace (formerly Ron Artest) is using his off season to make his acting debut in a movie adaptation of Nancy Grace’s first novel, The Eleventh Victim, set to premiere in the fall on Lifetime Movie Network. [SUBSCRIBE TO EURWEB’s RSS FEED] Peace will play Garlan Fincher, a Georgia detective […]

  • Video: Ron Artest’s ‘DWTS’ Exit Interview on ‘GMA’

    Sep 21, 11 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *So much for World Peace. Ron Artest — aka Metta World Peace – says being the first to get booted from “Dancing With the Stars” isn’t the worst thing. “It was fun,” said the Los Angeles Lakers star, who appeared with his partner (and first-time pro) Peta Murgatroyd on “Good Morning America” this morning. “Like […]

  • Will ‘DWTS’ Baller Ron Artest Survive Last Place? (Video)

    Sep 20, 11 by EURpublisher02 4 Comments

    *Things are not looking too good for Ron Artest on “Dancing With the Stars.” The Los Angeles Lakers star was the first to take the floor on Monday’s season premiere, but he was last on the judges’ score card when the two-hour program came to a close. Sporting blonde and spray-painted hair, the NBA player […]