Originally Posted by lakerfreak
Artest is a team leader....
in what, starting a riot? a "team leader" who sat out of a couple of games(back on the pacers) so he could work on his album? he's getting paid millions of dollars to play a game, not perform delicate surgery, to play a game. then he has the nerve to want to sit out to work on something that should be done in his spare time? that's someone u want your team to look up to? i'm not gonna go into the pistons riot thing, that speaks for itself.
for me, him taking his b'ball career for granted like that was the last straw. the guy is a jerk IMO. there are millions of players who would die for a chance to be in his shoes.