Video: Transition Take Fouls

Beginning with the 2022-23 season, there will be a heightened penalty (1 free throw + possession) for intentional fouls committed by defenders which deprive the offensive team of a fast-break opportunity.…Read More

2022-23 Points of Education

See below for Part 1 of the 2022-23 Points of Education video (narrated by SVP, Head of Referee Development and Training Monty McCutchen), which provides examples and guidance regarding Non-Basketball Moves:   Part 2 of the 2022-23 Points of Education video (narrated by SVP, Head of Referee Dev…Read More

2021-22 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

NBA ANNOUNCES GAME OFFICIALS FOR THE 2022 NBA FINALS

 NBA ANNOUNCES GAME OFFICIALS FOR THE NBA FINALS NEW YORK, June 1, 2022 – The NBA today announced the list of game officials assigned to the NBA Finals 2022 presented by YouTube TV. The championship series between the Boston Celtics and Golden State Warriors tips off on Thursday, June 2 at 9 p.m.…Read More

Dallas Mavericks Fined

NEW YORK, May 18, 2022 – The Dallas Mavericks organization has been fined $50,000 for violating league rules regarding team bench decorum, it was announced today by Byron Spruell, President, League Operations.…Read More