There is nothing that bothers me more than players flopping in basketball. Basketball in not soccer. Recently Reggie Evans of the Los Angeles Clippers had a flop that will be in highlight packages for years to come because it was of the worst flops you will ever see.
New Orleans Hornets guard Greivis Vasquez is whistled for a flagrant 2 for hitting Evans but as the refs saw the replays it was changed to a personal foul. As you will see in the video below Evans barely gets hit and reacts to getting hit about two seconds later.
The Clippers have been called flop city lately instead of lob city because they have had a lot of players flopping. Clippers head coach Vinny Del Negro was asked about his team being floppers.
“We’re flopping a lot? I wish we would flop a lot. Maybe we’d get some charges,” he said. “I don’t know anybody on our team that flops. It’s all around the league. I wouldn’t say our team is a flopping team at all — maybe one or two guys. If we get the ca...