Ronald William “Ron” Artest, Jr. (born November 13, 1979) is an American professional basketball player who is currently with the Los Angeles Lakers in the NBA. Artest gained a reputation as one of the league’s premier defenders as he won the NBA Defensive Player of the Year Award in 2004. He was a major participant in the Pacers–Pistons brawl and is known for his sometimes eccentric, outspoken behavior. He is also a rapper, known for his single “Champions”.
- LA Lakers
- Menace at the Palace, 2010 NBA Champ
- Shin Shin (mistress) Kimsha Artest (wife)