SportsBasketballNets Reggie Evans first NBA player to receive flopping fine Brooklyn Nets forward Reggie Evans dives for a loose ball in the first half of a game against the Cleveland Cavaliers. (Nov. 13, 2012) Credit: Getty By Mark La Monica November 23, 2012 1:24 PM Print Share fbShare Tweet Email Nets forward Reggie Evans was fined $5,000 on Wednesday for flopping against the Lakers and Ron Artest the night before. Here's Nets coach Avery Johnson talking about the fine. Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Comments We're revamping our Comments section. Learn more and share your input.