No, seriously, Metta World Peace is Metta World Peace this season


I think a lot of us thought when Ron Artest announced he was changing his name to Metta World Peace that he was kidding. I mean, no one would actually do that, right? Another crazy Ron Artest thing, like playing in Britain, or being a rapper.


From the Lakers’ official Twitter feed at practice today:


So it’s real.

It’s like a unicorn showed up on the Lakers’ court.