Nothing subtle about Ron Artest

The Lakers' forward tells it like it is after his latest defensively dominant performance

Updated: February 28, 2011, 2:51 AM ET
By Arash Markazi | ESPNLosAngeles.com

OKLAHOMA CITY -- Ron Artest had been asked the question so many times he didn't want to answer it again.

Either that or he simply forgot what his answer was the previous three times the question came up.

You just never know with Artest.

The Los Angeles Lakers forward was being asked to describe his success against Kevin Durant, the NBA's reigning scoring champion and current scoring leader, who once again struggled against Artest's pressure defense. Durant committed ...

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