Chris Paul says his criticism of a female rookie referee “was about a bad call” and the executive director of the NBA Players Association said it had nothing to do with gender.
Referees for the NBA are calling foul on critical comments made by Los Angeles Clippers guard Chris Paul about first-year referee Lauren Holtkamp.
From players to referees to fans, everyone is getting in on the Week 9 action…but maybe not in the way they imagined. Here’s 5 people who were in the right (or wrong) place at the right time…
A teenager charged with killing a Utah soccer referee because he didn’t like the man’s call during a game pleaded guilty Monday to a charge of homicide by assault in a case that brought new attention to the issue of violence and sportsmanship in athletics.
A former professional tennis line judge accused and later cleared in her elderly husband’s murder has been reinstated as a professional tennis referee.
Lawyers for Lois Goodman say the “lack of blood” at her Woodland Hills home suggests their client is innocent of murder.