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Metta World Peace suspended seven games for elbowing James Harden

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World Peace will miss the Lakers' regular-season finale and their first six playoff games for elbowing the Oklahoma City guard during Sunday's game.Lakers forward Metta World Peace has been suspended for seven games by the NBA for swinging an elbow that connected with the head of Oklahoma City guard James Harden in last Sunday’s game.

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