Metta World Peace just turned back into Ron Artest in an Indiana Pacer uniform.

Metta dunked on the OKC Thunder, and as he was running up court he celebrated and got a little too excited as he clocked James Harden with his elbow in the ear.

Check the video, and make your own assessment as to if he meant it or not.

About Ed

Ed is one half of the Sports Brothers. He has been in the radio industry for 14 years working in several formats including urban and talk. Upon returning to Miami in 2006 and working at WTPS, he and Jeff Fox were paired up and started The Sports Brothers.