L.A. Daily News "The role has become mostly reduced toward a mentorship role while only playing minutes when completely necessary. Yet, Lakers forward Metta World Peace hopes he can play two to four more years in the NBA following the 2015-16 season. Once he becomes a free agent this offseason, World Peace..." April 03
CBS Sports "Metta World Peace wants to be a head coach one day, and he's serious about it. The Los Angeles Lakers forward spoke at length about the subject with the Los Angeles Daily News' Mark Medina: “I want to coach one day,” World Peace said during a recent lunch interview with Los Angeles News Group...." December 06
TMZ "The world is Kobe Bryant's oyster ... so says Metta World Peace who tells TMZ Sports his Lakers teammate has plenty of options in retirement -- including being an NBA coach. Peace was out at Greystone nightclub to celebrate Julius Randle's birthday when we asked about Kobe's next move. " November 30
Sportsnet "When Metta World Peace, then going by Ron Artest, followed his first impulse and darted into the stands at the Palace at Auburn Hills after having a drink thrown on him, nobody—not the fans in Detroit that night, not the Pistons or Indiana Pacers players on the floor, or those of us watching from..." November 20
Yardbarker "In the wake of veteran NBA small forward Metta World Peace beating out second-year player Jabari Brown for the Los Angeles Lakers final roster spot, the Lakers also reportedly plan to have MWP join the coaching staff in the future. Apparently, Lakers brass have a long-term plan in place that..." October 27
Complex "Metta World Peace hasn’t actually played in an NBA game in more than a year, but now that he’s back with the Lakers, he’s being reminded of the things he doesn’t like about the league. Specifically, World Peace isn’t a big fan of all the ticky-tack fouls that guys get called for. When he came into..." October 13
Larry Brown Sports "The always-colorful Metta World Peace has given us an abundance of memorably absurd quotes over the years. There’s his fascinating views on social equality, his culinary combat tales, and his Vincibility Theorem regarding the 95-96 Bulls. There’s also the teeth that he’s thankful to Jesus Christ..." September 16
New York Daily News "Metta World Peace said he is done playing overseas and is ready to return to the NBA this season. “I’m ready for any scenario,” the 35-year-old said. But as for what city he might play in, he’s still not sure. The Queensbridge native was in attendance for Saturday’s fight between Floyd..." September 14
TMZ "If the Lakers are flirting with the idea of signing Metta World Peace, it's definitely a surprise to him. Earlier this week, NBA insider Adrian Wojnarowski reported that the Lakers have been talking with Metta's reps about a possible comeback ... though no official deal was on the table...." August 26
Sporting News "Ron Artest The Pandas Friend Metta World Peace is taking his talents to Italy. The Pallacanestro Cantù made the announcement official Tuesday afternoon. The former NBA Defensive Player of the Year is expected to join the team later this week. The team was so excited by the signing that it..." March 24
New York Post "The 10-year anniversary of the Malice at the Palace is Wednesday, and Metta World Peace is commemorating it with a new book. But in promoting “The Untold Story of the Malice at the Palace,’’ World Peace told The Post in an interview from China some malice that occurred in the Knicks’ locker room..." November 17
ESPN "Manny Pacquiao has expressed interest in recruiting former NBA All-Star Metta World Peace to the Filipino boxing champion's newest venture -- professional basketball. Pacquiao has become player/coach of the newly formed Kia Sorentos in the Philippine Basketball Association, adding to his other..." August 30
Yahoo! Sports "Metta World Peace, it turns out, is a man of his word — the 34-year-old forward really isn't retired. But he's also not going to play professional basketball in the NBA next season. Or, at least, he won't be at the start of the season. After tweeting early Tuesday morning that he "met with..." August 01
Hearing: ex-Knick Metta World Peace is close to agreeing to terms with the Sichuan Blue Whales of the Chinese Basketball Association.
@BR_NBA no way in the world I am retiring. I'm too good. Last year I had a consistent pre-season. I can't control what a coach does!
New York Post "Former Knick Ron Artest’s baby mama is calling foul, charging the baller with being a deadbeat dad. The NBA star, now named Metta World Peace, is refusing to pay his son’s Brooklyn private-school tuition, according to a new lawsuit by the boy’s mother. Jeron Artest, 13, won a coveted spot at..." April 10
CBS Sports "Metta World Peace joined his hometown Knicks after being waived by the Lakers last summer and thought it would be the fitting end to his career he deserved. Another title run, help show the Knicks championship-level leadership, make some money, the works. Instead, he was injured, then fell out of..." March 27
New York Post "It was equivalent to a job interview. Metta World Peace, who lives in Beverly Hills, ran up to Phil Jackson’s Staples Center suite during halftime from his courtside seat for a chat Tuesday night during the Knicks’ 127-96 blowout loss to the Lakers. World Peace is more than a month removed from..." March 27
CBS Sports "The Knicks officially bought out the contracts of guard Beno Udrih and forward Metta World Peace Monday, then officially waived them. From the Knicks' release: “We are disappointed that it did not work out for Beno and Metta here in New York,” Mills said. “We thank them for their contributions..." February 25
Thank NYC for everything. Thanks for having me I will always be grateful... My agent is working on a buyout. No disrespect to the city Luv U
New York Post "Thanks for signing up, guys. Former Knicks general manager Glen Grunwald brought in five new players last offseason via free-agent signings – with defense-oriented forward Metta World Peace and point guard Beno Udrih by far the most important. (Jeremy Tyler, Cole Aldrich, Toure’ Murry were..." February 13
New York Post "The record is 11 games south of mediocre. The Knicks have been on an Injury of the Day plan all season it seems. Depending on the source, Mike Woodson’s job life expectancy is anywhere from an hour-and-a-half ago to days to weeks. And yet on Monday, there was talk of the playoffs by players —..." February 11
New York Post "Metta World Peace is in Knicks coach Mike Woodson’s doghouse and he’s unsure why. After returning from a blood-spinning procedure on Jan. 24, World Peace has seen little time in the rotation and now is open to getting traded, according to a league source. After spending his career wanting to be..." February 08
ESPN "Metta World Peace isn’t demanding playing time. But he wants everyone to know he can still play if called upon. “I still can score, still put people on the block … I can still play and that’s all I focus on, is playing,” World Peace said on Friday. “I don’t coach, I play. Whether I get 0.8..." January 26
New York Post "Metta World Peace said he’s already feeling the good effects from the platelet-rich plasma (PRP) blood-spinning procedure he underwent on his knees Monday. World Peace, who has played just two games since Dec. 21 because of an arthritic left knee, said he plans to return to the Knicks lineup in..." January 08
New York Post "Metta World Peace said one of the reasons he has decided on a blood-spinning therapy known as platelet-rich-plasma Jan. 6 is because it was recommended by a handful of players, including Amar’e Stoudemire. Stoudemire never has publicly revealed he had PRP on his knees, but World Peace said it’s..." January 01
USA Today "The never-ending soap opera that is the 2013-14 New York Knicks took yet another turn on Friday when reports surfaced that owner James Dolan addressed the entire team and told them that nobody would be traded, and that head coach Mike Woodson’s job was safe. Metta World Peace had an interesting..." December 28
Carmelo (ankle), World Peace (knee) & Felton (groin) are listed on the #Knicks injury board.
ESPN New York "Metta World Peace sat out of Saturday's game against Memphis with a left knee issue that may keep him out for an extended period. The veteran forward said before Saturday's game he's unsure if he can play Monday against Orlando. "I just have to take some time. We’ll see how long," he said...." December 21
New York Post "Metta World Peace said he knew going to New York would be “an adventure’’ and it is living up to the billing. The Queensbridge product has not only found himself out of the rotation but has found himself mentioned in trade talks that could send him to Toronto in a package for point guard Kyle..." December 14
New York Post "Amar’e Stoudemire was out and Metta World Peace was in Friday night. The only thing the Knicks lost was seeing Stoudemire play in a back-to-back scenario for the first time this season. World Peace, who before the Knicks’ 121-83 systematic beatdown of the Magic said his early season..." December 07
Metta said the reported argument between he and Kenyon was over pasta. He said Kenyon likes shell pasta and he likes elbow pasta.
ESPN New York "Kenyon Martin and Metta World Peace got into a "heated" verbal argument during a Knicks workout prior to Sunday's game against the Pelicans, according to sources with knowledge of the situation. The two veteran forwards did not come to blows, but the back and forth was described as "intense"..." December 02
Raymond Felton still out, Metta World Peace back, Amare out vs Pacers
Metta World Peace doubtful for tomorrow.
#Knicks say Metta World Peace is out tonight with a sore left knee. Chris Smith is active.
New York Post "Metta World Peace is proud of his 33-year-old body that is entering its 14th season in the NBA. Talk to him and it is clear he has spent too much time admiring himself in the mirror. “My body is amazing,” he told The Post. He was serious, too. “When girls look at my body, they’re like ‘Wow.’..." October 30
New York Post "Carmelo Anthony got a good chuckle at tough guy Tyler Hansbrough’s meek reaction Monday night when he realized which character he was jostling against. And Anthony commended his new teammate Metta World Peace for still having the juice at age 33 to play the part of enforcer and not losing his..." October 23
New York Post "It was the world according to Metta World Peace yesterday as he philosophized the Knicks haven’t played smart enough to win a championship the past 40 years. World Peace said this current edition may have the intelligence to finally break the Knicks’ title drought that began after they won the..." October 04
New York Post "After word spread around the Internet Metta World Peace might be changing his name again ahead of playing for the Knicks next season the man himself took to his Twitter account to squash the idea. “Don’t believe anyone who said I’m changing my name again” World Peace tweeted. “I am letting fans..." July 27
New York Post "An identity crisis for the man formerly known as Ron Artest? New Knicks forward Metta World Peace, who changed his name from Artest two years ago, is embarking on a stand up comedy tour this summer, according to a photo of a poster he tweeted Friday. The ad reads “Metta World Peace presents,”..." July 20
New York Post "Metta World Peace wanted the challenge next season of breaking a 41-year championship drought, wanted the Big Apple, wanted to retire a Knick. The former Ron Artest is coming home. World Peace agreed to become a Knick yesterday in Las Vegas, agreeing to terms on a two-year deal. It’s the..." July 16
ESPN "Metta World Peace wants to play for the New York Knicks, according to a person close to the veteran small forward. World Peace cleared waivers late Sunday afternoon, making him an unrestricted free agent. A source told ESPN.com's Brian Windhorst that the Knicks, who can offer him part of their..." July 15
Yahoo! Sports "Metta World Peace has reached agreement on a two-year, $3.2 million contract with the New York Knicks, league sources told Yahoo! Sports. The second year of the deal is a player option, a source told Y! Sports. World Peace and his agents met with Knicks general manager Glen Grunwald and..." July 15
Metta World Peace has cleared waivers and become a free agent, league source tells Y! Sports.
Metta World Peace spoke with Yao Ming today about playing for Shanghai. Knicks still 1st choice but Sharks intrigue MWP
Source close to Metta just told me MWP definitely wants to play for Knicks. Clippers fairly distant 2nd, China 3rd