“My job is just to do the best I can every day, whether it’s in a game, in a practice, whether it’s off the court, charity events, whatever the case may be. I just have to be a leader out there.”
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Ron Artest has been suspended for 7 games. If you have been living on Planet Lovetron and missed it, this past Sunday the former LaSalle high school standout hit OKC’s James Harden with an elbow to the side of the head.
Dan Wetzel of Yahoo Sports with his take including solid comments from ESPN’s Fran Fraschilla.
“This is him,” said Fran Fraschilla, the ESPN college broadcaster who coached Artest at St. John’s. “You go back to when I first met him, 14 or 15 years old at La Salle Academy in New York, and his greatest strength has always been his biggest weakness – that true competitive edge.
“He is an over-the-top competitor. It’s what made him the player he is and what’s gotten him in trouble.”