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Metta World Peace finishes in China, joins Italian team
Metta World Peace finishes in China, joins Italian team

Metta World Peace is catching on all over the globe. After a short stint with China's Sichuan Blue Whales as "The Panda's Friend," the former NBA champion has signed with the Italian team Pallacanestro Cantu for the final 17 games of their Lega A season. "Metta will bring a wave of enthusiasm to the whole of Italian basketball and not just to Cantu," Cantu President Anna Cremascoli told the Associated Press. World Peace, 35, averaged 19 points and six rebounds in 15 games for the Sichuan Blue Whales. Now, after hopping a plane and changing continents, World Peace says he won't stop playing professionals until he's 40. "I didn't come...

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