Dick Bavetta’s Three Favorite NBA Crowds: L.A., New York, Boston


Recently retired NBA referee Dick Bavetta named his three favorite NBA crowds in an interview this week.


We Reminisce: Shaq And Kobe Lead Controversial Game 7 Comeback Against Blazers

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All anyone remembers now is how dominant Shaquille O'Neal and Kobe Bryant were together on the Lakers, and how it all ended prematurely despite the duo winning three championships together.

Zaza Pachulia

Dick Bavetta Is Too Old To Help Zaza Pachulia Up


During a stoppage in play in last night's exciting game between Indiana's second team and the league-worst Bucks, Milwaukee center Zaza Pachulia reached out to septuagenarian referee Dick Bavetta for some help to his feet.


Blake Griffin Destroys Phoenix; O.J. Mayo Wins A Scoring Showdown With James Harden


With talent comes the luxury of not always needing to play hard.


Andrew Bynum Ties NBA Playoff Record; Rajon Rondo Gets Ejected; Clippers Pull Off Historic Comeback


The only thing seemingly happening more often than freak injuries through the playoffs first two days are blocked shots.


5 Great NBA Kisses For Valentine’s Day

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There are nine NBA games on the schedule tonight; if you have a significant other don't expect to be watching as its Valentine's Day.

National Basketball Referees Association

The Biggest NBA Story That Nobody Is Talking About

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Of all the refs in the NBA, Dick Bavetta is by far my favorite.

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