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Los Angeles Clippers point guard Chris Paul may excel with many skills on the basketball court, but he does not excel at flopping. Case in point: During Tuesday night's game against the Sacramento Kings, Chris Paul made a desperate flop attempt to draw a foul against Kings center DeMarcus Cousins.
Cousins was beginning to head back up the court on offense when Paul nudged into him, then threw himself backwards as if he was pushed. No foul was called on Cousins, but if there was, this play most certainly would have been worthy of CP3 getting a warning from the NBA for embellishment. At the very least, it's worthy of a Razzie award nomination for bad acting.
In the end, however, the Kings got the last laugh with a 116-101 victory.
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After the NBA instituted the anti-flopping rules and fine system, it seems that players have been less likely to flop than in the past.During Tuesday night's Clippers/Kings game, Los Angeles guard Chris Paul did his best acting job to try and get an offensive foul called on Sacramento center DeMarcus Cousins.As Cousins was heading back up the court after a Clippers miss, Paul...
Los Angeles Clippers point guard Chris Paul broke out an epic flop for the ages during his team’s game against the Sacramento Kings on Tuesday night in the epically named Sleep Train Arena. I mean CP3′s flop was as bad as what happened to Ishtar (look it up). And with much, much worse acting.
It could be argued that Paul’s abysmal display wasn’t technically a flop since he...
An argument can be made with a straight face that Chris Paul is the best point guard in NBA. Likewise, an argument can also be made with a straight fact Chris Paul is the best flopper in the NBA. And his flop last night against the Kings drives that point home.The post Chris Paul: Professional flopper appeared first on No Guts, No Glory.
Chris Paul displaying his acting skills!
Maybe all of those Chris Paul State Farm commercials have had a heavy influence on CP3. I’m not going to say his acting skills are bad, but he may want to take some better classes if he wants to pull of the art of the flop. I think Reggie Evans would even call this bad! At least no foul was called, but Chris Paul should be getting a fine...
Los Angeles Clippers point guard Chris Paul has been known to provide a quality flop in the midst of heated NBA games. Whether you look at it as deceiving or weak, the crafty little point guard has almost got it down to a science with his flops. Strategically doing them when the Clippers might need point or momentum needs to be changed.
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The Clippers were taken out Tuesday night by the Kings. During the course of the game, Chris Paul had a horrible flop. Maybe he was trying to get himself and the team fired up or something. This was bad acting. CP3, you’re in Hollywood now, we need you to take acting lessons if that’s the route you’re trying to take. :giggle:
This is how bad that flop attempt was. It was...
Chris Paul should be ashamed of himself, and judging my my Twitter feed he won’t stop hearing about it for quite some time. This is truly a flop that soccer players would be proud of. Suspension forthcoming?
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The Big Leagues This flop was so bad it was spoooooky.
Chris Paul scored 19 points, Caron Butler added 14 and the Los Angeles Clippers beat the Philadelphia 76ers 101-72 on Wednesday, bouncing back on the second night of back-to-back games.
Paul also had nine assists and six rebounds while Blake Griffin had a relatively quiet showing with seven points, nine rebounds and six assists. The Clippers were without Chauncey Billups and Eric...
Remember when the NBA came out with stern language about flopping? (P)layers will face the possibility of stiff punishment for trying to trick the referees into a foul that wasn’t warranted. Commissioner David Stern issued an edict that he hopes will make flopping go the way of the four-corner offense and the short shorts.
The rule change hasn’t stopped league golden boy Chris...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Chris Paul scored 19 points, Caron Butler added 14 and the Los Angeles Clippers beat the Philadelphia 76ers 101-72 on Wednesday, bouncing back on the second night of back-to-back games., http://juicedsportsblog.com/sports-news/news/clippers-hand-76ers-14th-road-loss-in-row-10172-yahoo-sports
Clippers in transition, Chris Paul oops it up to Blake Griffin who finishes with the sick slam.
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