David Stern says NBA flopping penalties are too weak

Friday, June 7th, 2013

NBA commissioner David Stern said Thursday that the NBA's penalties for flopping are far too weak and aren't enough to stop players from doing it. He then claimed he wasn't sure if the league would do anything to strengthen its rules against the practice. This season the NBA implemented a system ...

Shaquille O’Neal Fined For Being Funny

Monday, December 27th, 2010

Apparently, the NBA now fines players for having a sense of humor. Shaquille O'Neal has reportedly been fined $35,000 for criticizing officials following Saturday's Celtics-Magic game. Shaq fouled out of the game and apparently wasn't very happy with official Bob Delany. He sounded off following the game to Comcast SportsNet New ...