Houston guard Jason Terry fined $5,000 for flopping

NEW YORK (AP) Houston guard Jason Terry was fined $5,000 by the NBA on Wednesday for violating the league's anti-flopping rules during Game 2 of the Rockets' first-round series against Dallas.

The incident occurred in the third quarter of Rockets' 111-99 home victory.

Houston leads the series 2-0. Game 3 is Friday night in Dallas.

SI Apps
We've Got Apps Too
Get expert analysis, unrivaled access, and the award-winning storytelling only SI can provide—from Peter King, Tom Verducci, Lee Jenkins, Andy Staples, Grant Wahl, and more—delivered straight to you, along with up-to-the-minute news and live scores.