#2015 NBA Finals

Why The Warriors Are Happy Scott Foster Is the Lead Official In Tonight’s Game 6

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Conspiracy? Scott Foster is the lead official for tonight's Game 6. Just sayin'...

referee headsets

NBA Development League Experimenting With Referee Headsets And Other Innovations

The D-League continues to serve its purpose as a place to try out rules changes and other innovations that could make their way to the NBA.

#Chris Paul

Chris Paul Denounces Ref Lauren Holtkamp After Technical: “This Might Not Be For Her”

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The Clippers did not have a fun night on Thursday with the Cavs dunking and lobbing all over them on their way to a 105-94 win that was more of a blowout than the final score indicates.

#NEW YORK KNICKS

Video: Ref Gives Adorable Knicks Fan T-Shirt Souvenir

The vast majority of references we make to NBA referees connote a mistake of some sort.

#Halloween

Check Out WWE Ref Charles Robinson’s Impressive Horror Collection

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The referee they call "Little Naitch" has an entire room full of horror movie memorabilia, and it probably puts your collection to shame.

#2014 FIFA World Cup

Watch This Soccer Ref Keep New York City In Check By Handing Out Red And Yellow Cards

Comedian Yoni Lotan hit the streets of New York City to hand out yellow and red cards to people committing social faux pas.

#MMA

‘Dan Miragliotta’s Finest Moments’ Is The Best In Terrible Refereeing

'Dan Miragliotta's Finest Moments' is a master class in bad refereeing, and also in making timely Shrek references.

san antonio spurs

Video: Missed Calls Hurt Both Teams In Game 6

Patrolling an NBA game is a pretty unrewarding experience when you realize the only time an NBA ref’s name is mentioned is when they mess up.

REGGIE JACKSON

The NBA Will Implement Centralized Replay Review Next Season

It appears the NBA will implement a centralized instant replay review system for next season.

#MMA

Here’s MMA Fighter Nathias Frederick Getting Submitted. By The Referee.

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A lot of weird things happen in the world of MMA, and one of them is a ref choking out a fighter who won't stop punching his KO'd opponent.

REFEREES

Jeff Teague Hits Disputed Sideline 3-Pointer & Does MJ Shrug

Within the last three minutes of Atlant and Indiana's Game 3 Larry Bird peeked at between his fingers, the Hawks' underrated point guard Jeff Teague hit an off-balance three-pointer as the shot clock expired.

ZACH RANDOLPH

Kendrick Perkins & Z-Bo Ask Ref To Let Them Be Physical

So many people get nostalgic for a more physical NBA.

THIRST

Two Minutes For Being Thirsty: Dick Move Or The Most Pathetic Call In Hockey History?

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In one of the most wonderful/awful calls in the history of hockey, a WHL player got unsportsmanlike conduct for drinking an opposing goalie's water bottle.

#DWIGHT HOWARD

Rockets Win Despite Dragic’s Career High & Uncalled Lane Violation

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The Houston Rockets came back in the second half Sunday night in Phoenix to beat a Suns team they're battling for playoff position with in the Western Conference.

TORONTO RAPTORS

Were The Raptors Robbed By The Refs On Kyle Lowry’s Called Foul?

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This is almost a rhetorical headline because Kyle Lowry got jobbed Wednesday night by the refs in Sacramento.

#NBA

What The Crap Is Going On With The Officiating At Sacramento Kings Games?

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For the second time in a week, NBA refs ejected an opposing player at a Sacramento Kings, and this call on Kyle Lowry is a real doozie.

#CHICAGO BULLS

With Leather’s Watch This: Joakim Noah Told These Refs What We’ve All Been Thinking

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After Joakim Noah was ejected last night for arguing with the refs, he really let them know how he felt with some potty words.

#CHICAGO BULLS

Video: Joakim Noah’s “F—K You” To Every Ref After Getting Ejected

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It's not often you see someone as accomplished as Joakim Noah go crazy on the court.

UTAH JAZZ

Video: Utah Jazz Bear Mascot Dances With Referee

By now, most of you should be aware of Utah's incongruent (at least to Utah) mascot, the Jazz Bear, who once antagonized an inebriated Rockets fan enough to get him expelled from the game in a hazy shround of beer fumes.


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