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Metta World Peace says there are many Mister Softees in the NBA today

New York Knicks small forward Metta World Peace

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Metta World Peace likes getting his ice cream from the Mister Softee truck, but he doesn’t like playing against guys who are soft - and he said there are a lot of them in today’s NBA.

As only he could do, World Peace made that Mister Softee analogy after he went face-to-face with intense Raptors forward Tyler Hansbrough on Monday night. Of course, he didn’t back down. World Peace said he likes...

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Metta World Peace: In his words

Metta World Peace poses for a photo at

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After the Knicks edged the Celtics, 103-102, on Wednesday night in what was a fun game to watch, Metta World Peace provided the postgame entertainment.

Refreshingly candid and filter free, the man formerly known as Ron Artest offered some gems outside the Knicks locker room in Providence. Here are a few:

On why he’s still wearing purple and gold sneakers instead of blue and orange, the...

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