Sichuan Blue Whales sign NBA veteran Metta World Peace

It’s official, Metta World Peace is going to China.

In an interview with reporters in China, Sichuan GM says Metta World Peace and the Sichuan Blue Whales have reached an agreement that will see the 14-year NBA veteran spend the 2014-2015 basketball season in China.

Sichuan is one of the wealthier teams in the Chinese Basketball Association and reports from China state World Peace’s contract is an expensive one.

Metta World Peace’s new bosses flew to America on the 16 of July to recruit him. Check the photo below.


Last season was their expansion year, and Hamed Haddadi and D.J. White anchored the core throughout the year.

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