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The NBA, It’s Flop-Tastic!

This year’s NBA playoffs have been one of the most entertaining in recent memory.  Every round has had spectacular matchups and for once the performances have lived up to the hype.  But there is one dark cloud that seems to hang over every single game: flopping.  At least a few times a game you see a player get slightly brushed by another as he drives to the hoop and fly halfway across the floor as if he’s been shot.  It used to be flopping was a European trait, made popular by Vlade Divac who might be considered the king of the flop (and at 7 feet looked ridiculous floundering about while being hit by a much smaller man). Read the rest of this entry »

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Posted by on June 10, 2011 in Alba, Basketball, NBA


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