Coach’s Challenge

See below for more information about the newly-adopted Coach’s Challenge: The NBA Board of Governors has approved the introduction of a Coach’s Challenge to trigger instant replay review of a limited set of matters.…Read More

Video: Coach’s Challenge

Please see below for an educational video (narrated by SVP, Referee Operations Joe Borgia and VP, Replay Operations Jason Phillips) which outlines the rules and procedures associated with the newly-adopted Coach’s Challenge:     Click below for more information about the newly-adopted Co…Read More

Video: Traveling and The “Gather”

Please see below for educational videos (narrated by VP, Head of Referee Development & Training Monty McCutchen) which provide an overview of the Traveling rule, as well as specifically address the newly-defined concept of the “gather”:       Click below for more information r…Read More

Video: 2019-20 Points of Education

Please see below for videos regarding the 2019-20 Points of Education (narrated by VP, Head of Referee Development & Training Monty McCutchen). Part 1 provides examples and guidance regarding Illegal Contact Initiated by Offensive Players, while Part 2 provides examples and guidance regarding Fr…Read More

NBA Promotes Three Referees To 2019-20 Officiating Staff

NEW YORK, Sept. 25, 2019 – NBA G League referees John Butler, Nate Green and Evan Scott have been promoted to full-time NBA staff officials, it was announced today by Monty McCutchen, NBA Vice President, Head of Referee Development and Training.…Read More