Washington Wizards big man Marcin Gortat was slapped with a $5K fine Thursday by the NBA, this after violating the anti-flopping rules for a second time this season.
WAS's Marcin Gortat fined 5K for violating leagues anti-flopping rule for 2nd time. See at http://t.co/4Ur9xhxnjO
— NBA Official (@NBAOfficial) March 19, 2015
The violation took place in the fourth quarter of Wednesday night’s 88-84 Wizards victory against the Utah Jazz.
Gortat, naturally, took it all in stride (and playfully responded to his critics through social media.)
5k!!!??? Damnnnn…. 😩😩 got that win!!! Thats all I care about!!
— Marcin Gortat (@MGortat) March 19, 2015