Barrea and Sloan first to be branded with the Scarlet F
Both were pretty legit. So far so good.
Barea And Sloan Are NBA’s First Official Floppers
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No mention of Manu in the comments:
November 5, 2012 at 6:46 pm
waiting for dwade to receive one
November 5, 2012 at 6:59 pm
I want to see about 10 warnings go out a night due to flopping
November 5, 2012 at 7:02 pm
The Wolves are my team and I love the numbers Barea has been putting up lately, but I totally agree on him being a flopper. He is one of the worst. He pulls that exact move on almost every contact.
November 5, 2012 at 9:10 pm
Wow, as expected, peripheral players get warnings, while stars get the fouls!
It was foolish to think CP3, DWade, LeBron will get first fines. NBA takes care of their stars.
November 5, 2012 at 9:11 pm
Only 2 flops in 80 games? They must only being giving warnings for ridiculous flops. Miami alone is good for at least 3 flops a game. When LeBron, Wade and Haslem start getting fined then you’ll know the league is taking this serious. Barea and Sloan getting slapped on the wrist isn’t going to stop the craftier players who are savvy enough not to make it so damn obvious.
First flopping warnings given
By Henry Abbott | ESPN.com
Guards J.J. Barea of the Minnesota Timberwolves and Donald Sloan of the Cleveland Cavaliers are the first players who have been identified as floppers under the NBA's new anti-flopping rule.
Both offending plays occurred in the fourth quarters of games last Friday.
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That Sloan performance was insane!
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