First flopping warnings given
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.
Barea was playing defense with 10:04 left in a game the Timberwolves would win, and took an off-hand to the face from the Kings' Jimmer Fredette. Barea threw his arms up dramatically, and to great effect; ...
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