More than Metta World Peace's son: Jeron Artest making a name at Hillcrest Prep
CLOSE Hillcrest Prep guard Jeron Artest, son of Ron Artest - aka Metta World Peace - is forging his own basketball path.
Jeron Artest has a picture of his father's NBA championship ring on his Facebook page.
He knows if it wasn't for Metta World Peace providing him the chance to develop his game and travel, he wouldn't be at Phoenix Hillcrest Prep, where the 6-foot-3 sophomore guard is winding down a season in which he is averaging 12 points, five rebounds, 3.5 assists and 1.9 steals.
Artest's name is famous - whether his dad is remembered as Metta World Peace, who hit a 3-pointer to help... read more