"Dancing with the Stars" viewers didn't give Metta World Peace a chance.
The basketball star formerly known as Ron Artest was the first celebrity ejected Tuesday from the 13th edition of "Dancing with
The show's judges gave World Peace the lowest score on Monday's premiere: 14 out of a possible 30.
World Peace was sent packing after viewer votes were combined with the judges' scores.
Head judge Len Goodman said the outgoing Los Angeles Lakers
forward's footwork was "atrocious" and his routine was "all sizzle and no sausage."
Among the 11 stars remaining in the competition are World Cup
soccer player Hope Solo; reality stars Rob Kardashian and Kristin
Cavallari; TV personalities Nancy Grace, Carson Kressley and Ricki
Lake; actor David Arquette; and author and activist Chaz Bono.
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