The NBA has tried to clean up flops, but they missed a blatant one last night in Miami which cost Thaddeus Young the rest of the game.
Young was ejected for the first time in his career after super-soft Heat forward Kelly Olynyk pulled this stunt:
Amazingly, the NBA officials actually agreed with the call after review. The problem is that they used a back replay angle that doesn’t show how blatant Olynyk’s delayed flop was:
Pacers writer J. Michael has a much better synopsis of the play in question: