Pacers guard C.J. Watson fined $5,000 for flopping vs. Jazz

Pacers guard C.J. Watson (left) needs some acting lessons, acccording to the league office.

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Indiana Pacers guard C.J. Watson has been fined $5,000 by the NBA for violating the league’s anti-flopping rules for the second time this season.

The league announced the fine on Tuesday.

The flop came Monday night with 7:07 remaining in the first quarter of Indiana’s 105-101 victory over the Utah Jazz.