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As previously noted on this fair NBA website, the topic of flopping has been a hotly contested one in the 2013 Eastern Conference Finals and yet another instance of it came up in game seven of the series.
Watch as Indiana Pacers forward Paul George drains a three-pointer after Heat guard Mario Chalmers flops to attempt to draw the charge.
Then, read Paul’s lips on his way back to the other side of the court:
Paul George tells Mario Chalmers to stop flopping [Dime Magazine]
BEST OF MAXIM
GAME 7 DRAMA
Paul George had a message for Mario Chalmers after the Miami Heat guard tried flopping on him during Game 7 of the Eastern Conference finals. The Indiana Pacers forward was dribbling beyond the 3-point line and deciding what he would do. As he backed up into Chalmers, Chalmers flopped, giving George a wide open look. [...]
Miami will need all the contribution they can get from Dwayne Wade and Chris Bosh if they look to advance to their 3rd straight NBA Finals appearance.
The Miami Heat will play the Indiana Pacers tonight in the final game of this best of seven Eastern Conference Finals series. Tip off is scheduled for 8:30 (EST) and the game will be televised on TNT.
Unlike the Western Conference...
The Heat do not flop. Just ask them.
Paul George must not have gotten the memo, though, because in the first quarter of Monday’s Game 7 of the Eastern Conference finals, the Pacers forward took umbrage with some of the Heat’s actions. After draining a 3-pointer over a tumbling Mario Chalmers, George jogged back down the floor and shouted in annoyance at the Heat guard.
After completing his third season, leading the Indiana Pacers to the Eastern Conference finals, Paul George has emerged as one of the top players in the NBA and believes he will one day win the league’s most coveted award, MVP. George averaged 17.4 points, 7.6 rebounds and 4.1 assists per game this season.
According to Fox Sports Florida:
“The more and more I get comfortable...
Even though the Miami Heat are headed to the NBA Finals for the third consecutive year, Pacers guard Paul George proved he can play with the best of them. George called out Mario Chalmers after sinking a three pointer over the flopping Heat guard. A great series for the 23-year-old even if he was held to seven points on nine attempts in Game 7.
Indiana Pacers guard Paul George yells at the Miami Heat's Mario Chalmers to "stop flopping" during their Game 7 showdown in the Eastern Conference Finals.
LeBron James could be assessed his second flopping fine of the postseason/series for his flop during the third quarter of Game 6 of the Eastern Conference finals against the Pacers. Paul George made contact with LeBron James as he moved through a Roy Hibbert screen and toward David West. motioning for the ball. James flailed and hit the deck acting as if he got took a hard shot...
Early in the Indiana Pacers Game 6 win against the Miami Heat, Paul George showed his flying talents, yet again.
With a one minute and a half remaining in the first quarter, George drove right past Norris Cole and then had this posterizing dunk over Chris Bosh.
Still impressive even if this slam by George isn’t even his best in the series.
ONE WAY OF PUTTING IT
LeBron James confessed that Heat teammates Chris Bosh and Dwyane Wade aren't playing well, saying, "We can state the obvious: They’re both struggling."
The defending champions came to play in Game 7. The Miami Heat destroyed the Indiana Pacers 99-76 Monday night in Miami to advance to the NBA Finals for the third straight year. The Heat will attempt to win
Roy Hibbert had 24 points and 11 rebounds, Paul George finished with 28 points, and the Indiana Pacers forced a deciding game in the Eastern Conference finals with a 91-77 victory over the Miami Heat on Saturday night.
LeBron James scored 29 points for the defending NBA champions, who will host Game 7 on Monday. Dwyane Wade was limited to just 10 as he and Chris Bosh struggled again...
At the end of the first half of Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Finals Saturday night the Miami Heat held a one-point lead, 40-39, over the Indiana Pacers.
Just like the other games in this series this one has been hard fought and full of stellar plays from both teams. Like this one where Indiana's Paul George posterizes Chris Bosh.
Not to be outdone, LeBron...
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- Roy Hibbert had 24 points and 11 rebounds, Paul George finished with 28 points, and the Indiana Pacers forced a deciding game in the Eastern Conference finals with a 91-77 victory over the Miami Heat on Saturday night.
LeBron James scored 29 points for the defending NBA champions, who will host Game 7 on Monday. Dwyane Wade was limited to just 10 as he and Chris...