2019-20 NBA Officiating Last Two Minute Reports

Below is the league’s assessment of officiated events that occurred in the last two minutes of games that were at or within three points during any point in the last two minutes of the fourth quarter (and overtime, where applicable).…Read More

Pelicans vs. Kings Game Canceled

NEW YORK, March 11, 2020 – The National Basketball Association game between the New Orleans Pelicans and Sacramento Kings scheduled for tonight at Golden 1 Center has been canceled.…Read More

NBA to Suspend Season Following Tonight’s Games

NEW YORK, March 11, 2020 – The NBA announced that a player on the Utah Jazz has preliminarily tested positive for COVID-19. The test result was reported shortly prior to the tip-off of tonight’s game between the Jazz and Oklahoma City Thunder at Chesapeake Energy Arena.…Read More

2019-20 NBA Coach’s Challenge Reviews

The Coach’s Challenge, which has been implemented on a one-year trial basis for the 2019-20 NBA season, allows a head coach to trigger one instant replay review per game of a (1) called foul, (2) called out-of-bounds violation or (3) called goaltending or basket interference violation.…Read More

Portland’s McCollum and Sacramento’s Len Fined

NEW YORK, Mar. 8, 2020 – Portland Trail Blazers guard CJ McCollum and Sacramento Kings forward/center Alex Len have each been fined for their roles in an on-court incident, it was announced today by Kiki VanDeWeghe, Executive Vice President, Basketball Operations.…Read More

Statement Regarding Dallas Mavericks Protest Decision

NEW YORK, March 6, 2020 – The NBA announced today that Commissioner Adam Silver has denied the Dallas Mavericks’ protest of their February 22 game against the Atlanta Hawks and fined Mavericks Governor Mark Cuban $500,000 for his public criticism and detrimental conduct regarding NBA officiating…Read More

Portland’s Mario Hezonja Fined

NEW YORK, March 3, 2020 – Portland Trail Blazers forward Mario Hezonja has been fined $25,000 for making inappropriate contact with a game official, it was announced today by Kiki VanDeWeghe, Executive Vice President, Basketball Operations.…Read More

Charlotte Hornets’ Malik Monk Suspended

NEW YORK, Feb. 26, 2020 – The NBA announced today that Malik Monk of the Charlotte Hornets has been suspended without pay for violating the terms of the NBA/NBPA Anti-Drug Program.…Read More

Philadelphia’s Joel Embiid Fined

NEW YORK, Feb. 26, 2020 – Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid has been fined $25,000 for making an obscene gesture on the playing court and using profane language during a live television interview, it was announced today by Kiki VanDeWeghe, Executive Vice President, Basketball Operations.…Read More