Metta World Peace joining Knicks

Updated: July 16, 2013, 5:16 PM ET
ESPN.com news services

Metta World Peace, who cleared waivers late Sunday afternoon after being amnestied by the Los Angeles Lakers, has found a new landing spot.

World Peace said Monday that he was joining the New York Knicks because he wants to win. He officially signed the contract Tuesday, posting a picture on Twitter.

Officially Signed!!!! pic.twitter.com/5mcKYbz4T5

— Metta World Peace (@MettaWorldPeace) July 16, 2013

"I don't care if I'm starting, or sweeping the floors. ...

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