Ron Artest Wears Fake Beard, Discusses Changing His Number On Kimmel (VIDEO)

10/21/2010 01:39 pm ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Los Angeles Lakers forward Ron Artest was on "Jimmy Kimmel Live" on Wednesday night and he showed up wearing shorts, a cowboy hat and a fake beard. He was also wearing a shirt with his picture on it, promoting his new iPhone application. Artest explained that his new number, 15, means nonstop defense (something he said came from his psychologist).

Artest also discussed how he lost 18 pounds and said he is not worried about LeBron James joining the Miami Heat because his team has Kobe Bryant.



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