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Tony Allen Forces Overtime and a Flagrant Foul on Manu Ginobili by Flopping

Posted on 22 May, 2013, by in NBA

There are two kinds of flopping – acting like you’ve been fouled when there wasn’t any contact at all, or exaggerating a minor physical contact. Tony Allen was fouled by Manu Ginobili, by pretty much shamed himself by rolling on the ground like someone shot him in the head. It lead to a four point play that sent the Memphis Grizzlies and the San Antonio Spurs into overtime, where the Spurs won and took a 2-0 lead. More

LeBron James Shows Frustration With Flagrant Foul on Carlos Boozer

Posted on 28 Mar, 2013, by in NBA

We’ve seen harder fouls in the past, but in the midst of a winning streak that has been a lot about keeping their composure, LeBron James slightly lost it as the Chicago Bulls ended the Miami Heat fantasy ride, picking up a flagrant foul by ramming Carlos Boozer with his shoulder as the game was slipping away in the final minutes. More

Nate Robinson Takes Out His Frustration on Lance Stephenson

Posted on 24 Mar, 2013, by in NBA

It’s been a frustrating period for the Chicago Bulls recently – not too many wins, struggling even more than usual, and a lot of those losses coming at home. Nate Robinson has been the focus of a lot of that criticism, and he took with a flagrant foul on Lance Stephenson of the Indiana Pacers, earning himself an ejection. More

Serge Ibaka Punches Blake Griffin in the Groin

Posted on 4 Mar, 2013, by in NBA

It’s only cheating if you get caught – you know the drill. In a very physical game between the Oklahoma City Thunder and the Los Angeles Clippers, Serge Ibaka got away with one for now, as he punched Blake Griffin in the nuts while he and Kendrick Perkins were fighting with the player for position and avoided getting ejected from the game. More