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Ted Talk on Abuse and Sportsmanship

Zach Altman said he was nervous and excited before a Ted Talk he delivered on sportsmanship in San Antonio last month. It didn’t...

Create your own Luck

Luck has been defined as what happens when preparedness meets opportunity, and opportunity is there all the time. Question: When opportunity comes, will...

Use Both Scorers to your Advantage

Editor’s note: This article specifically mentions high school examples. NCAA M/W require two scorers, unless one is acceptable to the referee (2-1.1.b). I have...

Prevent Timing Errors

There are three seconds to play in the game. The score is tied and team A must go the length of the court...

Ten Basketball Officials, One Family

I t's ten basketball officials, one family as Cal Von Rueden, 15, recently joined the ranks of this basketball officiating dynasty in the greater...

Dehydration Affects Officials as much as Players

Dehydration is a dangerous side effect of officiating in hot conditions. Dehydration not only dramatically affects performance, but can lead to heat stroke,...

Move from Camp to Classroom

Every serious official has been there: in a classroom, looking at a PowerPoint as a clinician goes over a rule or positioning principle. They’ve...

2018-19 NBA G League

7 Agon Abazi, R Rowland Heights, Calif. 28 Nate Anderson, 3 Brooklyn, N.Y. 6 Shante Anderson, 2 Las Vegas 14 Clare Aubry, R Columbus, Ohio 21 Stephanie Barksdale R, New York 18 Isaac...

Get in the Groove with Your Partner

There is nothing like throwing a perfect game as a pitcher or calling the perfect game as a referee. Just like in baseball...

When to Retire

Are you thinking about retiring soon, or do you think that decision is years from now? In talking to people about retiring from any...

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