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    The *Official* Chauncey Billups Flopping Fine Thread

    Im thinking his fine should double sets it impacted the final result of a game. If he doesn't get fined I am going to go ape **** on the NBA.


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    Oh jesus, that was infinitely worse than the other flops that have been fined, God damn you chauncy, god damn you.

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    There must be a blind spot there because that's the exact spot where Howard Eisley launched a 3 pointer to beat the shot clock but Bavetta waived it off and then allowed a Ron Harper 3 that was clearly late. Not that I'm bitter 14.5 years later.

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    I don't think the NBA fines offensive flopping, which was Shane Battier's issue with the new rule... and he is smart... He went to Duke!

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    Chauncey Billups earns $4 Million this season and has 'earned' over $100 Million Dollars in salary during his career. I don't think he cares if the NBA doubles the $3,000 fine, he got the win.

    The fines serve no real purpose other than to create more spectacle. Which is what the NBA is about.
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    Seriously if that is true then why even have the rule. It is these type of plays that ruin the game for fans and start conspiracy theories. The only contact is Billups putting his elbow in the chest of Williams. I swear Bavetta had a smile on his face when he made that call.

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    Quote Originally Posted by mellow View Post
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    Chauncey Billups earns $4 Million this season and has 'earned' over $100 Million Dollars in salary during his career. I don't think he cares if the NBA doubles the $3,000 fine, he got the win.

    The fines serve no real purpose other than to create more spectacle. Which is what the NBA is about.
    I think in theory, it is to "embarrass" the players. But I dont think they give a care, they are trying to win.

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    Six + could lead to a suspension. Billups should be slapped with 3 flops from this game alone & be half way to a suspension without pay.


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