Metta World Peace reaches deal with the Knicks

Metta World Peace has reached an agreement in principle on a two-year deal with the New York Knicks, league source tells Y! Sports.

Adrian Wojnarowski

SACRAMENTO, CA - NOVEMBER 21: Dwight Howard #12, Kobe Bryant #24, Metta World Peace #15, and Pau Gasol #16 of the Los Angeles Lakers stand together during a time out during their loss against the Sacramento Kings at Power Balance Pavilion on November 21, 2012 in Sacramento, California. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)
Los Angeles Lakers v Sacramento Kings
SACRAMENTO, CA - NOVEMBER 21: Dwight Howard #12, Kobe Bryant #24, Metta World Peace #15, and Pau Gasol #16 of the Los Angeles Lakers stand together during a time out during their loss against the Sacramento Kings at Power Balance Pavilion on November 21, 2012 in Sacramento, California. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)
Serge Ibaka (R) of the Oklahoma City Thunder defends against Metta World Peace (L) of the Los Angeles Lakers on January 11, 2013 at Staples Center in Los Angeles, California. AFP PHOTO / Frederic J. BROWNFREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images
BKN-THUNDER-LAKERS
Serge Ibaka (R) of the Oklahoma City Thunder defends against Metta World Peace (L) of the Los Angeles Lakers on January 11, 2013 at Staples Center in Los Angeles, California. AFP PHOTO / Frederic J. BROWNFREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images
Metta World Peace (L) of the Los Angeles Lakers and Brandon Bass (R) of the Boston Celtics maneuver for position during their NBA matchup in Los Angeles on February 20, 2013. AFP PHOTO / Frederic J. BROWNFREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images
BKN-NBA-CELTICS-LAKERS
Metta World Peace (L) of the Los Angeles Lakers and Brandon Bass (R) of the Boston Celtics maneuver for position during their NBA matchup in Los Angeles on February 20, 2013. AFP PHOTO / Frederic J. BROWNFREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images
EL SEGUNDO, CA - DECEMBER 11: Metta World Peace #15 receives instructions while being interviewed during Los Angeles Lakers Media Day at Toyota Sports Center on December 11, 2011 in El Segundo, California. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
Los Angeles Lakers Media Day
EL SEGUNDO, CA - DECEMBER 11: Metta World Peace #15 receives instructions while being interviewed during Los Angeles Lakers Media Day at Toyota Sports Center on December 11, 2011 in El Segundo, California. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
Los Angeles Lakers forward Metta World Peace (15) drives around Oklahoma City Thunder forward Kevin Durant (35) in the first quarter of an NBA basketball game in Oklahoma City, Tuesday, March 5, 2013. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)
Thunder hold off Lakers' charge, 122-105
Los Angeles Lakers forward Metta World Peace (15) drives around Oklahoma City Thunder forward Kevin Durant (35) in the first quarter of an NBA basketball game in Oklahoma City, Tuesday, March 5, 2013. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)
ATLANTA, GA - MARCH 13: Ivan Johnson #44 of the Atlanta Hawks reacts after forcing a turnover by Metta World Peace #15 of the Los Angeles Lakers at Philips Arena on March 13, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
Los Angeles Lakers v Atlanta Hawks
ATLANTA, GA - MARCH 13: Ivan Johnson #44 of the Atlanta Hawks reacts after forcing a turnover by Metta World Peace #15 of the Los Angeles Lakers at Philips Arena on March 13, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
EL SEGUNDO, CA - DECEMBER 11: Metta World Peace #15 receives instructions while being interviewed during Los Angeles Lakers Media Day at Toyota Sports Center on December 11, 2011 in El Segundo, California. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
Los Angeles Lakers Media Day
EL SEGUNDO, CA - DECEMBER 11: Metta World Peace #15 receives instructions while being interviewed during Los Angeles Lakers Media Day at Toyota Sports Center on December 11, 2011 in El Segundo, California. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
Los Angeles Lakers forward Metta World Peace (15) drives around Oklahoma City Thunder forward Kevin Durant (35) in the first quarter of an NBA basketball game in Oklahoma City, Tuesday, March 5, 2013. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)
Thunder hold off Lakers' charge, 122-105
Los Angeles Lakers forward Metta World Peace (15) drives around Oklahoma City Thunder forward Kevin Durant (35) in the first quarter of an NBA basketball game in Oklahoma City, Tuesday, March 5, 2013. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)
ATLANTA, GA - MARCH 13: Ivan Johnson #44 of the Atlanta Hawks reacts after forcing a turnover by Metta World Peace #15 of the Los Angeles Lakers at Philips Arena on March 13, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
Los Angeles Lakers v Atlanta Hawks
ATLANTA, GA - MARCH 13: Ivan Johnson #44 of the Atlanta Hawks reacts after forcing a turnover by Metta World Peace #15 of the Los Angeles Lakers at Philips Arena on March 13, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
EL SEGUNDO, CA - DECEMBER 11: Metta World Peace #15 receives instructions while being interviewed during Los Angeles Lakers Media Day at Toyota Sports Center on December 11, 2011 in El Segundo, California. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
Los Angeles Lakers Media Day
EL SEGUNDO, CA - DECEMBER 11: Metta World Peace #15 receives instructions while being interviewed during Los Angeles Lakers Media Day at Toyota Sports Center on December 11, 2011 in El Segundo, California. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
Los Angeles Lakers forward Metta World Peace (15) drives around Oklahoma City Thunder forward Kevin Durant (35) in the first quarter of an NBA basketball game in Oklahoma City, Tuesday, March 5, 2013. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)
Thunder hold off Lakers' charge, 122-105
Los Angeles Lakers forward Metta World Peace (15) drives around Oklahoma City Thunder forward Kevin Durant (35) in the first quarter of an NBA basketball game in Oklahoma City, Tuesday, March 5, 2013. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)
ATLANTA, GA - MARCH 13: Ivan Johnson #44 of the Atlanta Hawks reacts after forcing a turnover by Metta World Peace #15 of the Los Angeles Lakers at Philips Arena on March 13, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
Los Angeles Lakers v Atlanta Hawks
ATLANTA, GA - MARCH 13: Ivan Johnson #44 of the Atlanta Hawks reacts after forcing a turnover by Metta World Peace #15 of the Los Angeles Lakers at Philips Arena on March 13, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
Los Angeles Lakers forward Metta World Peace (15) drives around Oklahoma City Thunder forward Kevin Durant (35) in the first quarter of an NBA basketball game in Oklahoma City, Tuesday, March 5, 2013. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)
Thunder hold off Lakers' charge, 122-105
Los Angeles Lakers forward Metta World Peace (15) drives around Oklahoma City Thunder forward Kevin Durant (35) in the first quarter of an NBA basketball game in Oklahoma City, Tuesday, March 5, 2013. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)
ATLANTA, GA - MARCH 13: Ivan Johnson #44 of the Atlanta Hawks reacts after forcing a turnover by Metta World Peace #15 of the Los Angeles Lakers at Philips Arena on March 13, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
Los Angeles Lakers v Atlanta Hawks
ATLANTA, GA - MARCH 13: Ivan Johnson #44 of the Atlanta Hawks reacts after forcing a turnover by Metta World Peace #15 of the Los Angeles Lakers at Philips Arena on March 13, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
Los Angeles Lakers forward Metta World Peace (15) drives around Oklahoma City Thunder forward Kevin Durant (35) in the first quarter of an NBA basketball game in Oklahoma City, Tuesday, March 5, 2013. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)
Thunder hold off Lakers' charge, 122-105
Los Angeles Lakers forward Metta World Peace (15) drives around Oklahoma City Thunder forward Kevin Durant (35) in the first quarter of an NBA basketball game in Oklahoma City, Tuesday, March 5, 2013. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)
ATLANTA, GA - MARCH 13: Ivan Johnson #44 of the Atlanta Hawks reacts after forcing a turnover by Metta World Peace #15 of the Los Angeles Lakers at Philips Arena on March 13, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
Los Angeles Lakers v Atlanta Hawks
ATLANTA, GA - MARCH 13: Ivan Johnson #44 of the Atlanta Hawks reacts after forcing a turnover by Metta World Peace #15 of the Los Angeles Lakers at Philips Arena on March 13, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

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