With 4:12 left in the 2nd quarter Kobe Bryant passed the ball to Metta World Peace (Ron Artest) who spotted up on the left wing.
NBA on TNT broadcaster Kevin Harlan simply used Ron’s new name to describe the action on the floor. Metta (Pump Fake)…World (Drive)…Peace (Dunk).
Watch the sequence below:
After a disappointing pre-season performance, Artest has stepped up his game. In the last two contests he has averaged 16.5 points per game, while shooting 57% from the field.