EP 6: Metta World Peace - Kobe, the brawl, cultivating a winning mindset, mental health and technology
On this episode of The Good Time Show, Aarthi and Sriram interviewed the one and only NBA Champion Metta World Peace (fka Ron Artest). Metta is an amazing human being - warm, genuine, optimistic with a fantastic second career building a technology company and being a founder. We covered some great Kobe stories, lessons on winning the NBA championship, the brawl (IYKYK), cultivating a winning mindset and overcoming obstacles, on mental health and building a tech company.
On Metta World Peace
00:00 - Introducing Metta
5:55 - Drafted to the post-Jordan Bulls
11:30 - Playing defense
13:15 - Has the game gotten softer?
14:52 - On Kawhi 16:24 - Malice In the Palace
22:00 - Dark days of suspension
26:26 - Mental health, Kevin Love and Ben Simmons
35:53 - Kobe
47:57 - That Game 7 three
57:55 - Life post NBA
59:32 - XvsX and post NBA life
1:10:03 - The fear of learning new things
1:15:50 - Game 6 and 7 predictions