2018-19 NBA Officiating Last Two Minute Reports

March March 19: 76ers 118, Hornets 114 | Nets 123, Kings 121 | Clippers 115, Pacers 109 March 18: Cavaliers 126, Pistons 119 | Pelicans 129, Mavericks 125  March 17: Pistons 110, Raptors 107  | Clippers 119, Nets 116 | 76ers 130, Bucks 125 | Knicks 124, Lakers 123 March 16: Wizards 135, Grizz…Read More

Oklahoma City’s Westbrook Suspended

NEW YORK, March 17, 2019 – Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook has been suspended one game without pay for receiving his 16th technical foul of the 2018-19 season, it was announced today by Kiki VanDeWeghe, Executive Vice President, Basketball Operations.…Read More

Oklahoma City’s Westbrook Fined

NEW YORK, March 12, 2019 – Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook has been fined $25,000 for directing profanity and threatening language to a fan, it was announced today by Kiki VanDeWeghe, Executive Vice President, Basketball Operations.…Read More

Toronto’s Ibaka and Cleveland’s Chriss Suspended

NEW YORK, March 12, 2019 – Toronto Raptors forward Serge Ibaka has been suspended three games without pay and Cleveland Cavaliers forward Marquese Chriss has been suspended one game without pay for their involvement in a fight during last night’s game between the Raptors and the Cavaliers at Qui…Read More

Oklahoma City’s George Fined

NEW YORK, March 9, 2019 – Oklahoma City Thunder forward Paul George has been fined $25,000 for public criticism of the officiating, it was announced today by Kiki VanDeWeghe, Executive Vice President, Basketball Operations.…Read More

Inside the Rulebook: Contact on Drives to the Basket

Sr. Vice President of Replay & Referee Operations Joe Borgia breaks down different types of legal and illegal contact on drives to the basket by both offensive and defensive players, including examples of plays involving body contact, forearm and hand contact.