Warriors' Curry Fined $5,000 for Flop in Game 1 vs Rockets - NBC Bay Area

Warriors' Curry Fined $5,000 for Flop in Game 1 vs Rockets



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    OAKLAND, CA - MAY 19: Draymond Green #23 reacts as Stephen Curry #30 of the Golden State Warriors gets up from the court after falling while shooting a three pointer in the fourth quarter against the Houston Rockets during Game One of the Western Conference Finals of the 2015 NBA Playoffs at ORACLE Arena on May 19, 2015 in Oakland, California. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

    Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry has been fined $5,000 by the NBA for violating the league's anti-flopping rules against the Houston Rockets in Game 1 of the Western Conference finals.

    The NBA made the announcement on Wednesday. The league says the flop occurred after Curry's 3-pointer with 3:07 remaining in the fourth quarter of the Warriors' 110-106 victory on Tuesday night.

    Curry made the shot and fell to the court after getting bumped by defender Terrence Jones. The 3-pointer gave the Warriors a 106-97 lead.

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