Lance Stephenson fined for flopping
NEW YORK -- Indiana guard Lance Stephenson has been fined by the NBA for violating the league's anti-flopping rules for the second time this season.
The $5,000 penalty was announced on Tuesday.
The violation occurred with 1:37 left in the Pacers' 102-94 victory at Golden State on Monday.
The NBA instituted a crackdown on flopping prior to last season.
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