A rumor started popping around that Metta World Peace , formerly Ron Artest, would be changing his name again.
He's not changing anything. He's just looking to add a little something extra.
Don't believe anyone who said I'm changing my name again. I am letting fans give me a new nick name. I am not legally changing my name.— Metta World Peace (@MettaWorldPeace) July 26, 2013
Ill be picking my new nickname from a fan in two weeks.— Metta World Peace (@MettaWorldPeace) July 26, 2013
Premier hoops jokeman Trey Kerby of The Basketball Jones had a few suggestions:
.@MettaWorldPeace Nickname suggestions: Ricky Two-Feet, BeanBone, Ol' Jazzercize, Carls Sr., Mother's Milk, Ron Fartest.— Taco Trey Kerby (@treykerby) July 26, 2013
Here's a few we came up with here at EOB:
- Sir Miss-A-Lot
- Mr. Punchy
- Sharp Elbows
- Metta WorldStar
- Peace Sign
- Metta Amnesty Peace
- Kobe's Old Teammate