Artest Starts Raffle For Championship Ring

by October 16, 2010

Props to Ron Ron for staying true to this word and supporting mental illness and those who seek therapy. From ESPN: “With his longheld NBA title goal met, Lakers forward Ron Artest is putting a lasting piece of it on sale for the public, raffling his championship ring online at Tickets are $2 a piece with a minimum purchase of five tickets. The raffle will be held from the offices of on Dec. 25, the same day the Lakers host the Miami Heat as the headliner of a five-game Christmas Day lineup for the NBA. The proceeds will go to Artest’s non-profit organization, Xcel University, which then will select two charities — one in Los Angeles, one nationally — to receive the money.”