Ron Artest: Football Is In My Future

GackSports.comContributor IIOctober 11, 2010

LOS ANGELES, CA - JUNE 17:  Ron Artest #37 of the Los Angeles Lakers celebrates a basket in Game Seven of the 2010 NBA Finals against the Boston Celtics at Staples Center on June 17, 2010 in Los Angeles, California.  NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)
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In another episode of Ron being Ron, the lovable Artest foresees a career in football when he completes his NBA tenure.

Speaking on the topic of American players playing basketball oversees, Ron was asked if he would ever finish his career in Europe.

“I don’t know. It depends,” he said. “I think I want to play football after my career is over … [as a] tight end.”

At six foot seven and 260 pounds, Artest would make one heck of a tight end.

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