Tuesday , Apr , 22 , 2008 C.Y. Ellis

Shaq: Flopping is Unmanly

"Oh, yeah," D’Antoni said Sunday morning. "He’s a great big flopper."

O’Neal believes the tactic unmanly. D’Antoni calls it gamesmanship.

"Raja (Bell) is a flopper," D’Antoni said. "Dirk (Nowitzki) is a flopper. (Manu) Ginobili is probably the king of floppers. There’s levels of flopping. Europeans do it all the time. That’s documented. Vlade Divac might have been the father of flopping. [MySA.com]