New York Knicks Sign Metta World Peace (Ron Artest) To A 2-Year, $3.2 Million Dollar Contract

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Looks like the Queensbridge native will get a chance to play of his hometown team this season, as the former St. John’s standout and 14-year NBA veteran just signed on the dotted line to suit up for the blue and orange.

He was owed just over $7 Million by the Lakers, who choose to amnesty him instead of paying him. Which made him a free agent, and the Knicks were happy to take him. Lets see how this plays out.