If anyone is surpised by this, raise your hand. Nobody? Via Ron Artest’s Twitter

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“Ron Artest gives a poor kid from china his $45k diamond watch for his education.”

Having this guy around with us is going to make for some very interesting stories. Fair to say we’re all looking forward to it.

  • JohnJohn

    I need that watch 2 RonRon

  • gugy

    That’s nice of him.
    God bless you Artest, with a diamond ring! :-)

  • lakerschamps-09

    wow damn thats really nice of ron ron

  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=765475173 Ryan Eusebio

    That is good to hear. GO RON ARTEST!

  • http://iklklkl aaron24

    im poor and i need bling for my education

  • PurpsNGold

    Really? What if that kid just flips that watch and does other stuff with the money.

    Eh… But a great gesture and heart.

  • http://www.michaelserna23.com Michael_23

    Awesome news when you don’t have to sign up for NBA cares and do that kind of thing. Doesn’t have to be $45k for show your love, but that’s pretty cool of him to do.

    Much more love to Ron Ron and Bill Clinton this week.

  • 242LakerFan

    I don’t think Clinton had much to do with it, but that was definitely a class move by Ron. He’s been having a blast over in China and it’s obvious he’s connecting with the folks on a deep level. Much respect, Truwarier!

  • http://6thgenaccord.com KING

    crazy…

    • http://thelakersnation.com Kam Pashai

      Ron…

  • CELTICS BLOW

    My Man Ronnie steping up………

  • Kid Kaos 310

    I hope good karma comes of this: a $45K watch for a championship ring/s
    God bless Ron Artest, I’ll be picking up your jersey real soon

  • BostonSmeldicks

    hey ron i need a laptop and a car.. =D

  • 242LakerFan

    I could learn a lot from a $45K watch!

    • domz

      wow that’s 2.25 M pesos here in the Philippines. you can have a business, college fee for 4 years and some money for pleasure

  • Mitch4Pres

    git em ron ron

  • TOUCHING_MYSELF

    Sh!t, he probably regretted it the next day, just like when he didn’t opt out of Sacramento 2 years ago! LOL!

    Nah, that’s good sh!t Ron Ron. I agree with gugy. He’ll get his ring for his watch! I think that’s a great trade! Sort of like the Ariza and Artest scenario. I loved Ariza and hated to see him go, but who’s gonna disagree with Artest being a major upgrade!?!?

    Man, it’s slow until late Oct! No basketball news at all! Hate this! I’m resortin to watchin baseball! The slowest sport of all next to golf! This sucks!

  • lakerman1

    Shows where Rons heart is. 1st he accepts less money for a championship and his Asian trip has reported nothing but good things about him. Some guys can be no nonsense and still have a good heart. Go get that ring Ron.

  • Bshawk

    Machine donates used hairnet to orphan too.

  • mamba assassin

    man, don’t tell me next time he might give away his championship ring XD

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