Damnit, Rondo

Is there a word for when a player tries to take a charge, only the ballhandler never actually makes contact, yet the defender hits the floor anyway? It's Rondoing, now. » 4/10/14 10:35am 4/10/14 10:35am

Point Forward hands out the Floppy Awards, given to the worst and most egregious divers of the NBA season. The Nets and Kevin Martin win big, but of course Chris Paul takes flop of the year. [SI.com] » 4/17/13 10:15am 4/17/13 10:15am

Tennessee State Ends Murray State's Undefeated Season By Flopping Its…

A technical foul called on Murray State's Ed Daniel—one that resulted from a clear flop that the referees had ample time to view on replay—helped Tennessee State upset Murray State and end the Racers' dream of an undefeated season. » 2/10/12 10:30am 2/10/12 10:30am

Butler Coach Brad Stevens Is Still Too Boyish To Look Anything But…

Brad Stevens has managed the inconceivable feat of taking the Butler Bulldogs to the NCAA tournament final two consecutive years. He has not, as of yet, managed to advance his appearance past that of "awkward high schooler" and it's long taken away from the credibility of his attempts to yell at anyone. (He's 35.) … » 1/29/12 2:00pm 1/29/12 2:00pm

Drayton Florence Saved The Best For Last In Earning NFL Flop Of The…

Bills cornerback Drayton Florence has made a career out of his tough-guy image (just ask Mark Sanchez) but the stunt he pulled Sunday against the New England Patriots puts him firmly in Italian soccer star territory. It was less a flop or dive and more of a hurl—a leaping, falling charade of nonsense worthy of being… » 1/02/12 8:30am 1/02/12 8:30am

Greg Paulus Flops Like A Champion

If you needed any more proof that Duke will always, always be Duke, here's the egregious flops from Duke's Greg Paulus during last night's Duke-Florida State game. » 1/17/08 12:35pm 1/17/08 12:35pm