The NBA is a game where smart, veteran players are always operating within the fringes of the rulebook, searching for that singular advantage to help their team win.
Flopping is one of the ways they try to accomplish that.
There have been some pretty pathetic flops in the NBA’s history, but it is a practice that has only recently become more popular. Guys like Manu Ginobili, Raja Bell and Robert Horry have been expert floppers who made into somewhat of a skill.
Here are the five most pathetic flops in NBA history.