Artest suspension dictated by NBA's rules
It was on the eve of the NBA playoffs that Ron Artest announced that his Sacramento Kings were "going to shock a lot of people."
They have and they haven't.
After finishing the season with a 27-14 flourish after acquiring Artest, Sacramento shocked us all -- San Antonio included -- when it slinked back to the visitors' locker room with a 34-point halftime deficit in Game 1 against the Spurs.
Then came the non-surprise. ...
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