Chalmers fined $5K for 2nd flopping violationThe NBA issued Heat guard Mario Chalmers a $5,000 fine on Thursday for his second violation of the league’s anti-flopping rules this season. This type of flop was specifically brought up in the NBA’s official video introducing its flopping policy. Chalmers was dinged for an exaggerated response to a phantom elbow to his neck area from Clippers forward Blake Griffin during Miami’s 116-112 road victory on Wednesday. “As the highlighted defensive player, No. 3 in the red uniform, defends the driving offensive player, he feels slight contact and then launches himself back to the floor,” the video’s narrator explained.
Chalmers fined $5,00 for flopping against ClipsThe NBA issued Heat guard Mario Chalmers a $5,000 fine on Thursday for his second violation of the league’s anti-flopping rules this season. He becomes the fourth player to draw a fine this year, joining Rockets guard James Harden, Timberwolves forward …Source: CNNSI.com
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