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By Greg Smith On Wednesday, June 11th, 2014

Adam Silver Would Like to Deal with Flopping

The NBA has a serious problem with flopping. It has now simply become “part of the game” and folks have even begun saying that players are just selling calls. The NBA has tried to help the problem a More...

By Greg Smith On Friday, April 11th, 2014

Youth Bball Player Flops Like LeBron (Video)

This has to stop now. Not only has flopping infested the NBA but now it is spreading to the kids. Of course this is only natural when you see stars like LeBron and Chris Paul do it on a regular basis. Adam Silver More...

By Greg Smith On Wednesday, February 19th, 2014

D-League Will Start Giving Out Techs For Flopping

Flopping is a problem in the NBA. It looks like the first step to really correcting the problem is starting in the D-League. They will start assessing in-game technical fouls for flops starting February 20th: D-League More...

By Robert Littal On Monday, November 11th, 2013

James Harden Fined For Flopping Two Weeks Into the Seaon

Harden is in midseason flopping form. Rockets James Harden has been fined $5,000 for second violation of NBA's anti-flopping rules — Chris Mannix (@ChrisMannixSI) November 11, 2013 The video of the flop More...

By Greg Smith On Thursday, October 17th, 2013
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RGIII Admits to Flopping for Personal Fouls

RGIII knows that defenders love to hit the quarterback and he is a target out there. He drew two personal foul calls on Barry Church on Sunday and now he is admitting that he uses tactics to draw personal fouls More...

By BSO Staff On Saturday, June 15th, 2013

Dirk Nowitzki: NBA will Never get Rid of Flopping

  Flopping in the NBA is almost pretty commonplace at this point. It happens multiple times a game, and despite the league’s effort to implement fines to get rid of flopping we still see it happen nearly More...

By BSO Staff On Friday, June 7th, 2013

David Stern: NBA’s Flopping Penalties are too Weak

    Flopping in the NBA has become an epidemic at this point, something that has clearly become a part of the game. Even the superstars these days are flopping, just ask the likes of LeBron James and More...

By BSO Staff On Sunday, May 12th, 2013

Nate Robinson: LeBron Flopped on Shove from Nazr Mohammad

    The fallout from the shove heard around the world continues and the latest to weigh in is Chicago Bulls point guard Nate Robinson. Robinson was talking with Yahoo! Sports about the play in question More...

By Vashti Hurt On Tuesday, November 6th, 2012
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NBA Issues First Warnings to JJ Barea and Donald Sloan for Flopping

Vlade┬áDivac would be proud…Or would he? The NBA announced┬áMonday that it has issued its first official warnings under the new flopping policy to JJ Barea of the Minnesota Timberwolves, and Donald Sloan of More...

By Robert Littal On Thursday, October 4th, 2012

NBA Player’s Association Filing Grievance Over Flopping Policy

The NBAPA hasn’t nothing better to do. The Flopping policy is fine based and the players don’t want to pay. The players union just announced it will file a grievance to protest the NBA’s anti-flopping More...

By Robert Littal On Thursday, September 27th, 2012
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NBA New Flopping Policy

Short version is it will still be a judgment call by the refs while the game is going on. After the game it will be reviewed by the league similar to Flagrant Fouls and fines will be given out. One note from ref More...

By Robert Littal On Monday, November 28th, 2011
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Bengals WR Jerome Simpson With Greatest Flop of All-Time (Video)

I have seen a lot of great flops in my day, but this possibly is the greatest of all time. You don’t see a ton of flops in the NFL more whining about pass interference and holding, but Simpson has obviously More...

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